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The Wolf Man

1941 film by George Waggner

The Wolf Man

Released 1941 (81 years, 6 months ago)

Director George Waggner
Duration 70 minutes
Genre horror film, monster film and drama film
Composer Charles Previn
Production company Universal Studios
Country of origin United States of America
Screenwriter Curt Siodmak
Producer George Waggner

About The Wolf Man

The Wolf Man, released in 1941, is a classic horror film that has stood the test of time. Starring Lon Chaney Jr. as the titular character, the film tells the story of a man who is bitten by a werewolf and becomes one himself. The film is notable for its atmospheric cinematography and Chaney's haunting performance.

Directed by George Waggner, The Wolf Man was a critical and commercial success upon its release. It has since become a beloved classic of the horror genre, inspiring numerous sequels and remakes.

The film's iconic werewolf makeup was created by legendary makeup artist Jack Pierce, who also worked on other classic horror films such as Frankenstein and The Mummy. The film's score, composed by Charles Previn, is also notable for its use of haunting melodies and eerie sound effects.

Overall, The Wolf Man is a must-see for fans of classic horror films. Its enduring popularity is a testament to its timeless appeal and the lasting impact it has had on the genre.


- "The Wolf Man (1941)" IMDb,

- "The Wolf Man: A Classic Horror Film" The Artifice,

Cast and crew

Cast and crew listed below. See if you can find out who is who from the stats below.


87 years, 6 months, 6 days


53 years, 10 months, 9 days

Born first

29 July 1876

Died first

14 December 1945

Born last

17 August 1918

Died last

23 December 1995

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