Lawrence Talbot's childhood ended the night his mother died. His father sent him from the sleepy Victorian hamlet of Blackmoor to an insane asylum, then he goes to America. When his brother's fiancée, Gwen Conliffe, tracks him down to help find her missing love, Talbot returns to his father's estate to learn that his brother's mauled body has been found. Reunited with his estranged father, Lawrence sets out to find his brother's killer... and discovers a horrifying destiny for himself. Someone or something with brute strength and insatiable blood lust has been killing the villagers, and a suspicious Scotland Yard inspector named Aberline comes to investigate. Written by
Lawrence Talbot is haunted by memories of his mother's death when he was young. Benicio Del Toro's own mother died when he was nine. See more »
The steam tram the wolf man attacks has passengers riding on it. Steam tram passengers rode in a trailer coach, as the trams themselves were too smoky and noisy for passenger occupation (think Toby and Henrietta from "Thomas the Tank Engine.") See more »
[to a police officer while running trying to catch the Wolfman]
I don't suppose we have any silver bullets?
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The Universal logo at the start is the one from the 1940s, as a homage to the time when the original Wolfman was made. See more »