An American Werewolf in London
An American Werewolf in London
Directed By John Landis
Written By John Landis
Cast David Naughton, Griffin Dunne, Jenny Agutter
Produced By Jon Peters, Peter Guber, George Folsey, Jr.
Film Editing By Malcolm Campbell
Cinematography By Robert Paynter
Music By Elmer Bernstein

PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, The Guber-Peters Company


United Kingdom, United States



Release Date

August 21, 1981


97 Minutes

Rating R
Distributed By

Producers Sales Organization, Universal Pictures

Budget $10,000,000
Gross $61,973,249


While packbacking through the English countryside, two american students are viciously attacked by a strange wolf-like animal. The surving student is taken to a hospital in London as he begins to recover from the attack he is plagued by horrible and violent nightmares, he soon begins to realize that something is terribly wrong.


  • David Naughton as David Kessler
  • Jenny Agutter as Nurse Alex Price
  • Griffin Dunne as Jack Goodman
  • John Woodvine as Dr. J.S. Hirsch
  • Frank Oz as Mr. Collins
  • Don McKillop as Inspector Villiers
  • Paul Kember as Sergeant McManus
  • Linzi Drew as Brenda Bristols




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