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Young Eric has been bitten by a werewolf. However, he's not particularly thrilled by this turn of affairs and wishes to escape his curse. To do so, he must find and kill the founder of his ... See full summary »

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Complete series cast summary:
John J. York ...  Eric Cord 29 episodes, 1987-1988
Lance LeGault ...  Alamo Joe Rogan 29 episodes, 1987-1988
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Young Eric has been bitten by a werewolf. However, he's not particularly thrilled by this turn of affairs and wishes to escape his curse. To do so, he must find and kill the founder of his particular werewolf clan. The series traces his efforts to (A) track down the founder; (B) keep from hurting innocent lives due to his lycanthropy; and (C) stay one step ahead of folks who wish to kill him due to his werewolf nature. Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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There are two kinds of people. Those who believe and those who will.

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Horror | Thriller

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

11 July 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Der Werwolf kehrt zurück See more »

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TriStar Television See more »
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Runtime:

(28 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Eric's roommate's dog is named Heathcliff, a reference to the joking back and forth between David and Jack when being stalked on the moors 'An American Werewolf In London' See more »

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Skorzeney: Tell me something. You always use silver bullets?
Rogan: I do now.
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Great adaptation of the legend of lycanthropy
12 November 1998 | by Chiron1987See all my reviews

I watched Werewolf as a young boy, and was fascinated with it, wholly. It was a great show, featuring make up and special effects by monster master, Rick Baker. The story was a re-tread of Bill Bixby's Incredible Hulk, but wherein that beast was a heart of gold, in lies Eric Cord's chest beats the heart of a beast. Cord journeys to find the malevolent sea captain, Janos Skorzeny, portrayed by the late, great Chuck Connors, who was responsible for his transformation. Connors' metamorphosis into his lycanthrope form is second only to An American Werewolf In London. Alas, Werewolf died after only 28 episodes, not the victim of a silver bullet or blade, but the pen stroke of wary Fox executives, who decided Married With Children is better Sunday night fare.


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