A Decade’s Worth of Werewolf Movies: 1960s
Looking back on each decade of werewolf movies shows that werewolves are eternal, we’ll never stop loving them and never stop watching them. Today I continue this series with the werewolf movies of the 1960s.
La casa del terror: English title “House of Terror.” About an insane professor who is secretly draining blood from wax museum guard Casimiro to use in experiments in raising the dead – like that of the dead Wolf Man.
The Curse of the Werewolf: About a young man growing up in Spain who is cursed with lycanthropy.
House on Bare Mountain: A naughty movie about the Wolfman, Dracula and Frankenstein who spy on a girls’ school in the mountains. A school where most of the girls spend their time sunbathing in the nude, exercising nude and attending class nude.
Lycanthropus: At an all girl’s school, several students are murdered by a wolf-man-like creature and suspicion falls upon the new teacher.
Frankestein el vampiro y compañía: English title “Frankenstein, the Vampire and Co.” A comedy about two screw-ups that get mixed up with monsters, mad scientists and werewolves.
Beauty and the Beast: In this version of the popular story, Eduardo is cursed to transform into a werewolf every night and only a woman who loves him for who he is can end the curse.
Ye ban ren lang: English title “Midnight Were-wolf.” A strange werewolf movie from Hong Kong, directed by Fung Wong.
Santo en el museo de cera: English title “Santo/Samson in the Wax Museum.” Another movie in the infamous Santo series, this time the wrestler investigates a series of kidnappings and comes across all sorts of creatures, including the wolf man.
Devil Wolf Of Shadow Mountain: A western about a cowboy that drinks from a wolf’s paw print and becomes infected with lycanthropy.
Face Of The Screaming Werewolf: About a doctor that brings two mummies back to life, one of which is a werewolf.
Ursus, il terrore dei Kirghizia: English title “Hercules, Prisoner of Evil.” A movie about Hercules, who battles an evil sorceress that turns men into werewolves.
La Loba: English title “The She-Wolf.” A film about a rich Mexican girl that turns into a murderous werewolf at night.
Orgy of the Dead: Another naughty movie featuring all sorts of evil creatures, including a werewolf.
El charro de las Calaveras: English title “Rider of the Skulls.” About a cowboy that battles against evil forces like witches, zombies and a werewolf.
Munster, Go Home!: About the famous monster family, The Munsters, who inherit a mansion in England, but find that they have to deal with jealous relatives.
Mad Monster Party?: An animated movie about Dr. Frankenstein deciding to retire from the monster-making business. He calls an international roster of monsters to a convention to elect his successor. Everyone is there including Dracula, The Wolf Man, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and many more.
La marca del Hombre-lobo: English title “Frankenstein’s Bloody Terror.” About a man cursed as a werewolf and seeks help from a doctor and his wife. They both turn out to be vampires and end up dueling it out with the werewolf.
Santo y Blue Demon contra los monstrous: English title: “Santo and Blue Demon Against the Monsters.” This time around Santo and Blue Demon join forces to battle against the monsters.
The Maltese Bippy: About a man who buys a house and comes to believe that not only is the house haunted by werewolves, but a family of vampires lives next door.
Blood of Dracula’s Castle: About a couple and a murderous werewolf that arrive at the house of Count Dracula.
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