SESSION: Sunday 27th May at 7pm


An American Werewolf in London

(1981, dir. John Landis, w/ Joe Belcher, David Naughton, Griffin Dunne, David Schofield)

Two American college students are on a walking tour of Britain and are attacked by a werewolf. One is killed, the other is mauled. The werewolf is killed but reverts to its human form, and the local townspeople are unwilling to acknowledge its existence. The surviving student begins to have nightmares of hunting on four feet at first but then finds that his friend and other recent victims appear to him, demanding that he commit suicide to release them from their curse, being trapped between worlds because of their unnatural deaths. (IMDB)

FILM INFO 55555(Astor rating)


The Wolf Man

(1941, dir. George Waggner, w/ Lon Chaney Jr., Claude Rains, Warren William, Ralph Bellamy)

The Wolf Man will start at approximately 9:03pm, and finish at approximately 10:19pm.

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. Transformed by the full moon, Larry heads for the forest and a fateful meeting with both Sir John and Gwen Conliffe. (IMDB)

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