The Curse of the Werewolf

The Curse of the Werewolf (1961)

Conceived by the rape of a mute servant girl by a demented beggar, an infant is raised by a wealthy but kindly bachelor-gentleman and his woman servant who learn, years later, that he is a werewolf, a demon-possessed being whose only chance for normalcy will be, as a young man, to find a woman who will love him for himself, which will effect his release from this curse.

Plot Keywords: spain, rape, based on novel or book, full moon, remake, murder, mute, curse, wolfman, blood, werewolf, cult film, hammer horror, jail cell, silver bullet

DirectorTerence Fisher
WritersGuy Endore, Anthony Hinds
Production CompanyHammer Film Productions
Production CountryUnited Kingdom
Spoken LanguageEnglish

Alternate Titles

La nuit du loup-garou