22,328 total votes
An American Werewolf in London

An American Werewolf in London

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 American men, David Kessler and Jack Goodman, on a backpacking holiday in England. Following an awkwardly tense visit to a village pub, the two men venture deep into the moors at night. They are attacked by a werewolf, which results in Jack's death and David being taken to a London hospital. Through apparitions of his dead friend and disturbing dream sequences, David becomes informed that he is a werewolf and will transform at the next full moon. Shooting took place mostly in London but also in Sur ... more on Wikipedia

An American Werewolf in London is ranked on...

#48 of 52 The Best Horror Movies Streaming on Hulu 1.3k votes Looking to have a scary movie night? Here is a list of the best horror movies currently streaming on Hulu. Featu...
#32 of 895 The Greatest Horror Films of All Time 660.0k votes Horror movies, ranked by adrenaline junkies worldwide. Anyone can vote on this CrowdRanked list, and can even add your own f...
#40 of 101 The Best Intelligent Horror Movies 42.0k votes If you think horror movies are nothing more than gore, gratuitous violence, slashers slashing, and supernatural creatures wr...
#59 of 124 The Best Horror Movie Franchises 55.9k votes What are the best horror movie franchises? Certainly, some of the biggest factors in determining a great horror movie series...
#10 of 12 Genius Jokes Hidden In The Credits Of Your Favorite Movies 4.1k votes There are people who race out of the theater as soon as the end credits start, and there are those that stay and watch to th...
#19 of 22 The Scariest Movie Deaths, Ranked 4.2k votes Which movie death left you feeling like you were going to be sick? First, you feel it in the pit of your stomach. Then it mo...
#27 of 150 The Best Mondo Movie Posters (From The Alamo Drafthouse) 1.7k votes The best Mondo movie posters in one list of the greatest Mondo movie posters ever. Mondo movie posters originated from the A...
#12 of 18 Which Horror Movie Scarred You Because You Saw It Way Too Young? 2.7k votes Children should not watch scary movies. Frankly, it's debatable whether adults should be watching the panic-inducing genre.&...
#6 of 131 The Best Movies of 1981 5.0k votes A list of the best movies of 1981, from action films like "Indiana Jones and Raiders of the Lost Ark" to comedies ...
#24 of 116 The Scariest Giant Monster Movies 25.4k votes List of the scariest giant monster movies of all time, as ranked by monster movie aficionados and film critics. Ever since 1...
#11 of 38 The Best American Movies 3.7k votes What is more American than American Pie? I don't know, how about a little something called An American Tail? Or even An...
#1 of 50 The Best Werewolf Movies Ever Made 40.3k votes A list of the best Werewolf movies, ranked by fans. This list includes movies about all sorts of movie monsters and creature...
#9 of 174 The Best '80s Horror Movies 64.3k votes This list of the best 80s horror movies is a lengthy one, with good reason. The 1980s were a phenomenal decade for horror fi...
#57 of 477 The Scariest Movies Ever Made 401.5k votes These are the all-time scariest movies ever made. Many of these movies have become part of the pop culture lexicon due to ...
13 Insane Movies Effects Done Before the Advent of CGI (And How They Did It) 26.1k views The sci-fi movie Tron (1982) is often cited as the spark that lit the CGI (computer generated imagery) fire. Today, alm...
#16 of 65 The Scariest Movies of the 1980s 10.7k votes The 1980’s were know for a lot of historical events such as the ending of the Cold War, the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989,...
#21 of 37 The Best R-Rated Horror Movies 597 votes List of R-Rated horror movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. These horror movies are all R-R...
#2 of 33 The Best English Horror Movies 612 votes This list of the best English horror movies demonstrates the Brit’s longtime affinity for the scariest genre. Made up of mos...
#3 of 39 The Best Jenny Agutter Movies 379 votes List of the best Jenny Agutter movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Jenny Agutter's highest gros...
#36 of 223 The Best R-Rated Horror Movies 6.9k votes List of R-Rated horror movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rate...
#10 of 30 The Best Campy Horror Movies, Ranked 422 votes Horror movies can be truly terrifying, but shoddy special effects and poor acting often turn films meant to be terrorizing i...
#10 of 71 The Funniest Horror Movies 24.8k votes There’s nothing better than a ridiculous comedy horror movie. Whether it’s for a date night or just a timekiller, the funn...
#33 of 60 The Best Horror Movies for Date Night 14.5k votes Are you hoping for the perfect horror movie pick for a night of cuddling? Horror movies can sometimes make the best choice f...
#2 of 175 The Best R-Rated Horror Comedies 7.0k votes List of R-Rated horror comedies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Ra...
#8 of 111 The Best Movies With America in the Title 1.1k votes Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with America or American in the name? This list ranks the best movies with A...
What Your Favorite Horror Movie Says About You 28.0k views Horror fans are a rare breed of filmgoer. Once they find a film to love, it becomes their baby, no matter how the film’s con...
#2 of 126 The Best R-Rated Creature Movies 919 votes List of R-Rated creature movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Ra...
#19 of 206 The Best Classic Horror Movies 45.9k votes If you’re a true horror film enthusiast then you’ll recognize these famous directors and the movies that earned them worldwi...
#24 of 201 The Best R-Rated Fantasy Movies 5.5k votes List of R-Rated fantasy movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rat...
#27 of 214 The Best Universal Studios Movies List 8.0k votes List of Universal Studios movies, ranked best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. Universal Studios pro...
#24 of 25 The Top 25 Must-See Quintessential Horror Movies 117.3k votes Any film can momentarily frighten you with jump scares, special effects, and scary costumes. It isn't hard to make your audi...
#47 of 105 The Best Movies About Bad Relationships 1.4k votes What is it about watching a movie about a truly bad relationship that appeals to us so much? Maybe it’s because it makes us ...
#1 of 8 The Best Shapeshifting Movies 74 votes A list of the best shapeshifting movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This shapeshiftin...
#8 of 169 The Best Comedy Horror Movies 19.3k votes Funny horror movies! This is a list list of some of the best comedy horror movies ever made, or horror comedies. Either way ...
#9 of 50 The Best London Movies 405 votes From Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, and Piccadilly Circus to William Shakespeare, the Beatles, and Queen Elizabeth – Lon...
#16 of 24 The Scariest Horror Movies to Watch on Benzos 101 votes When it comes to what to watch on benzos, horror movies can be a tricky question. You may discover that being coco...
#1 of 98 The Best Horror Movies of 1981 840 votes List of the best 1981 horror movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. All types of sc...
#5 of 27 The Best Rik Mayall Movies 230 votes List of the best Rik Mayall movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Rik Mayall's highest grossing m...
24 Absolutely Ridiculous Foreign Posters for American Movies 85.4k views A simple movie poster says a lot. You can typically figure out the film's genre, its biggest stars, and maybe even its plot....

An American Werewolf in London is also found on...

Every Oscar Winning Film Ever List of All Werewolf Films Famous Movies Filmed in London Famous Movies Filmed in England List of All Fantasy Movies List of All Movies Released in 1981 List of Films Scored By Elmer Bernstein Movies Distributed by PolyGram Filmed Entertainment PolyGram Filmed Entertainment Movies List John Landis: Movies Directed By John Landis Movies Distributed by Artisan Entertainment Famous Movies Filmed in Wales