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The Wolf Man (1941)

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Claude Rains Claude Rains
Sir John Talbot
Warren William Warren William
Dr. Lloyd
Ralph Bellamy Ralph Bellamy
Colonel Montford
Patric Knowles Patric Knowles
Frank Andrews
Evelyn Ankers Evelyn Ankers
Gwen Conliffe
J.M. Kerrigan J.M. Kerrigan
Charles Conliffe


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9 years, 9 months ago at Jan 29 12:21
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To many, classic horror starts from the 70's or from early 80's. I disagree. To me it was from early 20's to mid 50's, the true predecessor of modern horror. Many of the well-known horror movies were made at this time and The Wolf Man is one of them. Although not the first werewolf movie, it certainly was the most influential and iconic. I consider the performance of Lon Chaney, Jr. as the doomed ... read more
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Upon the death of his brother, Larry Talbot returns from America to his ancestral home in Wales. He visits a gypsy camp with village girl Jenny Williams, who is attacked by Bela, a gypsy who has turned into a werewolf. Larry kills the werewolf but is bitten during the fight. Bela's mother tells him that this will cause him to become a werewolf at each full moon. Larry confesses his plight to his unbelieving father, Sir John, who then joins the villagers in a hunt for the wolf. Larry, transformed by the full moon, heads for the forest and a fateful meeting with both Sir John and Gwen.
Release date: 12 December 1941
UPC: 025192033124
Tags: Werewolf (14), Horror (13), Werewolves (6), Lycanthropy (5), Gypsy (5), Monster (5), Curse (5), Murder (4), Black & White (4), 1941 (4), Universal Monsters (4), Moon (4), 1940s (4), Corpse (3), Mirror (3), Death (3), Universal Horror (3), Cane (2), Shotgun (2)
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