Hemlock Grove just gave us our latest iteration of the on-screen werewolf, but it's by no means the strangest. Here are some of the odder takes on these furry faced children of the night.
How To Make A Monster? (1958)
I Was a Teenage Werewolf (1957)
Tony Rivers is a real troubled teenager. The local policeman advises him to talk with a psychologist to solve his problems, but the doctor uses the young boy for some serious experiments that transforms him into a werewolf with a permanent bad hair day.
Werewolf In a Girls' Dormitory or Lycantrophus (1961)
A new science teacher arrives at a girl's school and the students start getting murdered. Suspicion falls upon the teacher, but is she a werewolf? Watch the full movie here.
Creatures from Howling II: Your Sister Is A Werewolf (1985) and Howling III: The Marsupials (1987)
Ben White attends the funeral of his sister, where a mysterious man tells him Karen was a werewolf, murdered by her species. Ben goes to Transylvania to battle with the immortal werewolf queen.
The Australian werewolves named "Marsupials" have evolved separately from the rest. An anthropologist who studies these monsters falls in love with a female one.
Mexican Werewolf In Texas (2005)
In a little Texas town, a mysterious animal is killing the cattle—and the local inhabitants. After a teenager boy's death, two of his friends discover that the beast is a Mexican werewolf, the famous Chupacabra.
The original: The Wolf Man (1941)
Upon the death of his brother, Larry Talbot returns from America to his ancestral home in Wales. He visits a gypsy camp with village girl Jenny Williams, who is attacked by Bela, a gypsy who has turned into a werewolf. Larry kills the werewolf but is bitten during the fight. Bela's mother tells him that this will cause him to become a werewolf at each full moon. Larry confesses his plight to his unbelieving father, Sir John, who then joins the villagers in a hunt for the wolf. Larry, transformed by the full moon, heads for the forest and a fateful meeting with both Sir John and Gwen.
She Wolf of London (1990-1991)
An American female graduate student is bitten by a werewolf in London.
Werewolf Woman or The Legend Of The Wolf Woman (1976)
A victim of a childhood rape dreams that she is a werewolf, like one of her molesters was. She kills men until the big love comes, but then gets raped again and the number of the dead men are continues to grow...
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Jack Nicholson, playing publisher Will Randall, is bitten by a wolf and becomes a real werewolf.
Bonus: The Werewolf in Michael Jackson's Thriller