List of All Werewolf Films

All Genre Movies Lists
Updated September 24, 2019 599.1k views 113 items

This is a list of all the Werewolf movies ever made. (You can also check out Ranker's Best Werewolf Movies of All Time.) This Werewolf movies list can be sorted by cast, director, year, or more. Click on all Werewolf movie titles in this list of Werewolf films to learn more about the film. This Werewolf films list can also be copied in order to create your own. This genre might give vampire films a run for their money.

Data-driven recommendations based on voting from over 40 million monthly visits to Ranker. Try the free app
Ranker Video
Kevin McKidd, Liam Cunningham, Sean Pertwee

Released: 2002

Directed by: Neil Marshall

Dog Soldiers is a 2002 British horror film written and directed by Neil Marshall, and starring Kevin McKidd, Sean Pertwee and Liam Cunningham. A British production, set in the highlands of ...more

More Dog Soldiers 

#273 of 852 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #91 of 114 The Best Intelligent Horror Movies #4 of 21 The Most Terrifying War Horror Movies, Ranked

Ranker Video
Jenny Agutter, Frank Oz, Rik Mayall

Released: 1981

Directed by: John Landis

An American Werewolf in London is a 1981 horror comedy film written and directed by John Landis, and starring David Naughton, Jenny Agutter, and Griffin Dunne. The film starts with two young ...more

More An American Werewolf in London 

#934 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #126 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Rankedlisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

Ranker Video
Jack Nicholson, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Plummer

Released: 1994

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Wolf is a 1994 American romantic horror film directed by Mike Nichols and written by Jim Harrison, Wesley Strick, and an uncredited Elaine May, with music by Ennio Morricone and cinematography ...more
Ranker Video
Gary Busey, Corey Haim, Terry O'Quinn

Released: 1985

Directed by: Dan Attias

Silver Bullet is a 1985 horror film based on the Stephen King novella Cycle of the Werewolf. It stars Gary Busey, Everett McGill, Megan Follows, Corey Haim, Terry O'Quinn, Lawrence Tierney, Bill ...more

More Silver Bullet 

#123 of 852 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #22 of 52 The Best Movies Based on Stephen King Books #20 of 20 The Scariest Kids In The Stephen King Cinematic Universe, Ranked

Ranker Video
Dee Wallace, John Sayles, Slim Pickens

Released: 1981

Directed by: Joe Dante

The Howling is a 1981 werewolf-themed horror film directed by Joe Dante. Based on the novel of the same name by Gary Brandner, the screenplay is written by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless. ...more

More The Howling 

#327 of 367 The Best Movies Based On Books #358 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #288 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked

Ranker Video
Christina Ricci, Shannon Elizabeth, Portia de Rossi

Released: 2004

Directed by: Wes Craven

Cursed is a 2005 American horror-comedy film directed by Wes Craven and written by screenwriter Kevin Williamson, who both collaborated on Scream. The film stars Golden Globe nominees Christina ...more

More Cursed 

#354 of 852 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #6 of 9 Alternate Cuts Of Horror Films We're Dying To See #78 of 101 The Funniest Horror Movies Ever Made

Ranker Video
Bela Lugosi, Claude Rains, Lon Chaney

Released: 1941

Directed by: George Waggner

The Wolf Man is a 1941 American drama horror film written by Curt Siodmak and produced and directed by George Waggner. The film stars Lon Chaney, Jr. as a werewolf named "The Wolf Man" ...more

More The Wolf Man 

#108 of 852 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #3 of 20 What Are The Best Universal Monster Films? #48 of 116 The Scariest Giant Monster Movies

Ranker Video
Kate Beckinsale, Hugh Jackman, Josie Maran

Released: 2004

Directed by: Stephen Sommers

Van Helsing is a 2004 American horror action film directed by Stephen Sommers. It stars Hugh Jackman as vigilante monster hunter Van Helsing, and Kate Beckinsale as Anna Valerious. The film is ...more

More Van Helsing 

#278 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #171 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #207 of 410 The Best Rainy Day Movies

Wolfman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of All Werewolf Films
Ed Grady, Earl Owensby

Released: 1979

Directed by: Worth Keeter

Wolfman is a 1979 horror film written and directed by Worth Keeter.
Ranker Video
Julie Bowen, Julie Delpy, Tom Everett Scott

Released: 1997

Directed by: Anthony Waller

An American Werewolf in Paris is a 1997 comedy-horror film directed by Anthony Waller and starring Tom Everett Scott and Julie Delpy. The film was in development for 6 years and follows the ...more

More An American Werewolf in Paris 

#184 of 233 The Worst Sequels Of All Time #137 of 181 The Best Movie Sequels Ever Made #226 of 301 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time

Ranker Video
Lucy Lawless, Mimi Rogers, Katharine Isabelle

Released: 2000

Directed by: John Fawcett

Ginger Snaps is a 2000 Canadian comic horror film directed by John Fawcett. The film focuses on two teenage sisters, Ginger and Brigitte Fitzgerald. The title is a pun on the cookie ginger snap. ...more

More Ginger Snaps 

#208 of 852 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #69 of 128 The Best Horror Movie Franchises #7 of 23 Underrated Halloween Movies You Should Watch This Year

Ranker Video
Tatiana Maslany, Katharine Isabelle, Emily Perkins

Released: 2004

Directed by: Brett Sullivan

Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed is a 2004 Canadian horror sequel to Ginger Snaps and the second entry in the Ginger Snaps trilogy, written by Megan Martin and directed by Brett Sullivan. A prequel, ...more

More Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed 

#72 of 79 The Greatest Supernatural & Paranormal Teen Films #33 of 41 The Scariest Movies Set In Schools #20 of 49 The Best Werewolf Movies Ever Made

Ranker Video
Angela Lansbury, Terence Stamp, David Warner

Released: 1984

Directed by: Neil Jordan

The Company of Wolves is a 1984 British Gothic fantasy-horror film directed by Neil Jordan, written by Angela Carter and Jordan, and starring Sarah Patterson, Angela Lansbury, Stephen Rea and ...more
Ranker Video
Kate Beckinsale, Rhona Mitra, Michael Sheen

Released: 2009

Directed by: Patrick Tatopoulos

Underworld: Rise of the Lycans is an American film released January 23, 2009. It is the third installment in the Underworld series, focusing primarily on the origins of some characters and the ...more

More Underworld: Rise of the Lycans 

The Best Characters in the Underworld Series, Ranked #280 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #56 of 109 The Best Horror Movie Sequels

Ranker Video
Kate Beckinsale, Michael Sheen, Wentworth Miller

Released: 2003

Directed by: Len Wiseman

Underworld is a 2003 action horror film directed by Len Wiseman about the secret history of Vampires and Lycans. It is the first installment in the Underworld series. The main plot revolves ...more

More Underworld 

#50 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #270 of 852 The Best Horror Movies Of All Timelisted on List of Silent Movies

Ranker Video
Mariel Hemingway, Michael Paré, Mason Gamble

Released: 1996

Directed by: Eric Red

Bad Moon is a 1996 American horror film written and directed by Eric Red and produced by James G. Robinson. The plot involves a family man who struggles to overcome the curse of lycanthropy. It ...more

More Bad Moon 

#16 of 20 20 Obscure Horror Movies from the '90s You Need to See Right Now #99 of 142 The Best Horror Movies of the 1990s #187 of 207 The Best Classic Horror Movies

Ranker Video
Michael Gambon, Peter Cushing, Charles Gray

Released: 1974

Directed by: Paul Annett

The Beast Must Die is a 1974 horror film directed by Paul Annett. The screenplay was written by Michael Winder, based on the short story "There Shall Be No Darkness" by James Blish. ...more
Cry of the Werewolf is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of All Werewolf Films
Nina Foch, Osa Massen

Released: 1944

Directed by: Henry Levin

Cry of the Werewolf, also known as Daughter of the Werewolf, is a 1944 film starring Nina Foch, based on a story by Griffin Jay and directed by Henry Levin.
Ranker Video
Phil Davis, Philip Davis

Released: 1989

Directed by: Neal Sundstrom

Howling V: The Rebirth is a 1989 direct-to-video horror sequel to The Howling. It was directed by Neal Sundstrom from the screenplay by Freddie Rowe and Clive Turner, and filmed in Budapest, ...more
Big Bad Wolf is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of All Werewolf Films
Clint Howard, David Naughton, Kimberly J. Brown

Released: 2006

Directed by: Lance W. Dreesen

Big Bad Wolf is a 2006 werewolf-themed horror film about Derek Cowley, where he and his college classmates go to his stepfather's cabin to party. It won the 2007 Silver Award at WorldFest ...more
Ranker Video
Kate Edwards, Antony Hamilton, Michael T. Weiss

Released: 1988

Directed by: John Hough

Howling IV: The Original Nightmare is a 1988 direct-to-video horror film. It is a sequel to The Howling, and was directed by John Hough from a screenplay by Freddie Rowe and Clive Turner. It ...more
Ranker Video
Michael J. Fox, Doug Savant, James Hampton

Released: 1985

Directed by: Rod Daniel

Teen Wolf is a 1985 American fantasy comedy film released by Atlantic Releasing Corporation starring Michael J. Fox as Scott Howard, a high school student who discovers that his family has an ...more

More Teen Wolf 

#118 of 349 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime #101 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #71 of 439 The Funniest '80s Movies

The Beast of Bray Road ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of All Werewolf Films
The Beast Of Bray Road Sarah Lieving, Jeff Denton, Kyle Kaplan

Released: 2005

Directed by: Leigh Scott

The Beast of Bray Road is a 2005 film written and directed by Leigh Scott.
Ranker Video
Tom Noonan, Stephen Macht, Jon Gries

Released: 1987

Directed by: Fred Dekker

The Monster Squad is a 1987 horror comedy film written by Shane Black and Fred Dekker and directed by Fred Dekker. It was released by Tri-Star Pictures on August 14, 1987. The film features the ...more

More The Monster Squad 

#1,369 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #232 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #436 of 852 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time

Ranker Video
Paul Naschy, Bernabe Barta Barri, Yelena Samarina

Released: 1971

Directed by: León Klimovsky

La Noche de Walpurgis is a 1970 Spanish horror movie starring Paul Naschy, the fifth in a series about the werewolf Waldemar Daninsky. This film was directed by León Klimovsky and written ...more