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The Wolf Man (12-Dec-1941)

Director: George Waggner

Writer: Curt Siodmak

Producer: George Waggner

Keywords: Horror, Werewolf, Gypsies

The Americanized son of an English aristocrat returns to his father's estate, visits a gypsy fortune teller and is bitten by a werewolf. When the moon rises, he must feed. Excellent cinematography backed by one of Lon Chaney Jr.'s best performances. Spawned three sequels. Enormously influential, one of the two defining films of werewolf cinema, the other being Werewolf of London (1935).

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Evelyn Ankers
17-Aug-1918 29-Aug-1985 Captive Wild Woman
Ralph Bellamy
17-Jun-1904 29-Nov-1991 Trading Places
Lon Chaney, Jr.
10-Feb-1906 12-Jul-1973 The Wolf Man
Patric Knowles
11-Nov-1911 23-Dec-1995 The Wolf Man
Bela Lugosi
20-Oct-1882 16-Aug-1956 Dracula
Maria Ouspenskaya
29-Jul-1876 3-Dec-1949 Waterloo Bridge
Claude Rains
10-Nov-1889 30-May-1967 The Invisible Man
Warren William
2-Dec-1894 24-Sep-1948 Imitation of Life


Claude Rains   ...   Sir John Talbot
Warren William   ...   Dr. Lloyd
Ralph Bellamy   ...   Col. Montford
Patric Knowles   ...   Frank Andrews
Bela Lugosi   ...   Bela
Maria Ouspenskaya   ...   Maleva
Evelyn Ankers   ...   Gwen Conliffe
J. M. Kerrigan   ...   Charles Conliffe
Jenny   ...   Fay Helm
Twiddle   ...   Forrester Harvey
Lon Chaney, Jr.   ...   The Wolf Man


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