An American Werewolf in London

Two American college students tour England when they are attacked by a werewolf. Academy Award-winning for makeup by Rick Baker. The pinnacle of werewolf movie effects.
(Polygram Filmed Entertainment. USA, 1981. John Landis. Rated R. 97 min. Comedy-horror. Quadruped. Practical. PDX: 9.0 / IMDB: 7.1)

An American Werewolf in Paris

Based on characters from An American Werewolf in London, an American man becomes involved with French werewolves. The story and characters don’t par up to the original movie which it was derived from.
(Hollywood Pictures. USA, 1997. Anthony Waller. Rated R. 105 min. Comedy-horror. Quadruped, Computer-generated. PDX: 2.5 / IMDB 5.1)

Dark Wolf

A werewolf stalks the streets of Los Angeles in search of a mate. The video game-like werewolf transformation scene is ridiculous.
(DarkWolf Picture Company. USA, 2003. Richard Friedman. Rated R. 94 min. Horror. Bipedal. Computer-generated. PDX: 2.0 / IMDB: 2.8)

Dr. Jekyll y el Hombre Lobo (Dr. Jekyll vs. the Werewolf)

A man seeking out a cure for his lycanthropy also transforms into Mr. Hyde in a modern-London disco club.
(Arturo González Producciones Cinematográficas. Spain, 1972. León Klimovsky. Not Rated (contains gore). 96 min. Horror. Bidpedal. Practical. PDX: 6.0 / IMDB 5.6))

Late Phases

A retired veteran moves into a retirement community suspiciously attacked by werewolves.
(Dark Sky Films. USA, 2014. Adrián García Bogliano. Rated R. 95 min. Horror. Bipedal. Practical. PDX: 6.0 / IMDB 5.8)


A mother becomes a demonic flesh-eating monster terrorizing the town.
(Epic Productions. USA, 1991. Patrick Rand. Rated R. 95 min. Comedy-Horror. Bipedal plantigrade. Practical. PDX: 4.5 / IMDB 4.9)

Scooby-Doo and the Reluctant Werewolf

Shaggy is turned into a werewolf and must win a motor race for a sly vampire. “Ruh-roh.”
(Hanna-Barbera Productions. USA, 1988. Ray Patterson. Unrated. 80 min. Animated-comedy. Bipedal plantigrade. PDX: 6.5 / IMDB: 6.8)

Teen Wolf

A high school basketball player discovers he’s a werewolf through hereditary. James Hampton shoots and makes a 3-pointer and Jerry Levine for the assist in this campy 80’s Michael J. Fox flick.
(Wolfkill. USA, 1985. Rod Daniel. Rated PG. 91 min. Comedy. Bipedal-plantigrade. Practical. PDX: 7.0 / IMDB: 5.9)

Underworld: Blood Wars

A Vampire “death dealer” must fend off attacks to stop the eternal battle between Vampires and Lycans in the fifth installment of the Underworld franchise.
(Lakeshore Entertainment. USA, 2017. Anna Forester. Rated R.  91 min. Action, horror. Bipedal digitigrade. Computer-generated. PDX: 4.0 / IMDB: 6.4)


An alcoholic sheriff deputy is turned into an alcoholic sheriff deputy werewolf for a much larger plan. Fantastic story, acting, and practical transformation that offers the 1980s werewolf movie feel.
(Echolands Creative Group. Canada, 2014. Lowell Dean. Not rated. 79 min. Comedy-horror. Bipedal plantigrade. Practical.PDX: 8.5 / IMDB: 5.3)

Wolf Children

A college student dates a werewolf, then gives birth to two children who are werewolves, moves to the country after the father dies to raise them.
(Nippon Television Network. Japan, 2012. Mamoru Hosoda. Not rated. 117 min. Anime, drama. Bipedal plantigrade, feral. Practical.PDX: 8.5 / IMDB: 8.2)