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Paul Davis (writer)
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14 September 2009 (USA) See more »
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Twenty five years on, the original cast and crew look back on the John Landis classic, An American Werewolf In London. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Paul Davis ... Himself, host

Jenny Agutter ... Herself

David Schofield ... Himself
Robert Paynter ... Himself

Rick Baker ... Himself

John Woodvine ... Himself

David Naughton ... Himself

John Landis ... Himself
George Folsey Jr. ... Himself (as George Folsey)

Griffin Dunne ... Himself
David Tringham ... Himself

Deborah Nadoolman ... Herself (as Deborah Nadoolman Landis)
Leslie Dilley ... Himself
Malcolm Campbell ... Himself
Robin Grantham ... Himself
Beryl Lerman ... Herself
Joseph Ross ... Himself
Ray Andrew ... Himself

Tom Hester ... Himself
Bill Sturgeon ... Himself
Brenda Cavendish ... Herself
Michael Carter ... Himself
Dennis Fraser ... Himself
Linzi Drew ... Herself
Joyce Herlihy ... Herself
Vic Armstrong ... Himself

Directed by
Paul Davis 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Paul Davis  writer

Produced by
Romy Alford-Sancto .... producer
Anthony Bueno .... associate producer
Claire Bueno .... associate producer
Paul Davis .... producer
Adam Knight .... associate producer
 
Cinematography by
Anthony Bueno 
 
Film Editing by
Anthony Bueno 
 
Production Management
Romy Alford-Sancto .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Romy Alford-Sancto .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Chris Colley .... sound mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Aldo Camilleri .... gaffer
Pete Davis .... still photographer
 
Editorial Department
Rob Buttermilch .... assistant editor
Elizabeth C. Cook .... assistant editor
Michael Fallavollita .... supervising editor
Johanna Moyal .... on-line editor
Constantine Nasr .... post-production producer
Brittaney Parbs .... on-line coordinator
Jason Schwab .... assistant editor
 
Other crew
Max Alford-Sancto .... double
Romy Alford-Sancto .... location manager
Mike Hill .... overseas liaison
Aine Leicht .... researcher
Kenneth Thompson Marchesi .... researcher
 
Thanks
Jim Abrahams .... special thanks
Jeff Ackerman .... special thanks
Ray Alford .... special thanks
Max Alford-Sancto .... special thanks
Colleen A. Benn .... special thanks
Elmer Bernstein .... special thanks
David Bidwell .... special thanks
John Bruno .... special thanks
Bob Burns .... special thanks
Kathy Burns .... special thanks
Ryan Adam Burton .... special thanks
Johnny Butane .... special thanks
Mike Campanella .... special thanks
Aurea Carter .... special thanks
Justin Lee Collins .... special thanks
Grant Connell .... special thanks
Kathryn Davis .... special thanks
Pete Davis .... special thanks
Clint Eastwood .... special thanks
Jed Flackman .... special thanks
Evan Fong .... special thanks
Bill Forsche .... special thanks
Robert V. Galluzzo .... special thanks
Mick Garris .... special thanks
Nate George .... special thanks
Alex Godfrey .... special thanks
Peter Hall .... special thanks
Nathan Hanneman .... special thanks
Mike Hill .... special thanks
Kate Hodges .... special thanks
Sabrina Hybel .... special thanks
Dion Jones .... special thanks
Lila Kaye .... special thanks
Ken Kish .... special thanks
Craig Kornblau .... special thanks
Aine Leicht .... special thanks
Ken Leicht .... special thanks
Brigette Lifson .... special thanks
Roni Lubliner .... special thanks
Neil Mason .... special thanks
Debbie McWilliams .... special thanks
Michael Meadows .... special thanks
Kenneth Nelson .... special thanks
Ann Nichols .... special thanks
Greg Nicotero .... special thanks (as Gregory Nicotero)
Bill Philputt .... special thanks
Howard Prouty .... special thanks
Brian Quinn .... special thanks
Meddi Rogers .... special thanks
Eli Roth .... special thanks
Michelle Sacchetto .... special thanks
Juliana Sancto .... special thanks
Cathy Scott .... special thanks
Seann Sara Sella .... special thanks
Jeremy Sheldon .... special thanks
Kenneth Thompson Marchesi .... special thanks
Leo Thompson .... special thanks
Vivian Tse .... special thanks
Jovanka Vuckovic .... special thanks
David Zucker .... special thanks
Jerry Zucker .... special thanks
 

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Rik Mayall was approached to take part in the documentary but kindly turned down the offer stating that he didn't remember much at all about being in the movie.See more »
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And stick to the road!, 13 February 2012
Author: Scott LeBrun (Hey_Sweden) from Canada

John Landis's "An American Werewolf in London" is proof positive of how well the comedy and horror genres can function alongside each other quite well in the same movie, without each element cancelling the other out. Unfortunately, some viewers just couldn't appreciate it at the time - thinking Landis should have made up his mind what kind of movie he was making - but it's now rightfully regarded as one of the top movies of its kind, made at a time when wolf-themed movies were now back in vogue, with "The Howling" and "Wolfen" released the same year. Writer / director Paul Davis is the man behind this extremely comprehensive, feature length (it actually has a running time similar to that of the actual movie) look at the making of this classic. He occasionally appears on screen to give us background information, and one major appeal of this documentary is seeing him revisit a couple of the old familiar locations, even if in the case of the pub The Slaughtered Lamb the look has changed over the years. "Beware the Moon" mostly consists of sit-down interviews, and it's a delight just how many people among cast and crew take part, including writer / director Landis, principal actors David Naughton, Jenny Agutter, Griffin Dunne, and John Woodvine, makeup effects expert Rick Baker (who deservedly won the Oscar for his work), and crew including producer George Folsey, cinematographer Robert Paynter, editor Malcolm Campbell, art director Leslie Dilley, and others. The expected topics get covered, from the genesis of the project to its execution, the various challenges of shooting, Landis's vision of shooting key scenes, the creation of that incredible transformation scene, and the aftermath / legacy of the release. "Beware the Moon" is informative, engaging, and a treat to watch, with the participants very willing to share all of their memories and anecdotes. Really, this is a perfect companion piece to the movie, and unless some viewers don't really want to see / hear some of the secrets behind the magic, it's a fine look into the whole movie making process. Stay tuned for funny outtakes during the closing credits. 10 out of 10.

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