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AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON (1981)

AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON <span>(1981)</span> artwork

AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON (1981)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 93

Release dates 30/10/2009, 21/08/2001

BBFCInsight Contains strong language, once very strong, bloody violence and gore

Genre(s) Horror, Comedy

Director(s) John Landis

Cast includes David Naughton, Griffin Dunne, Jenny Agutter, Brian Glover, John Woodvine, David Schofield

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 20/10/2009

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON is a 1981 horror film, in which a man is bitten by a wolf and subsequently turns into a werewolf.

Language

There is infrequent very strong language ('c**t'), as well as some strong language ('f**k').

Violence

The film contains some scenes in which people are attacked by werewolves, accompanied by sight of blood and injury detail. During a dream sequence, a man believes his family is killed by monsters with sight of children lying dead covered in blood and the man himself having his throat slit. Other scenes include sight of a decomposing undead character with parts of his face ripped away by a werewolf's claw, and another dream sequence in which a woman is repeatedly stabbed by a monster.

The film also contains a sex scene in which breast nudity is seen, and a climactic sequence set in a Soho sex cinema which includes breast nudity.

Details

Title
AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON
Year
1981
Formats
DVD, Cinema
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures (UK) Ltd,Universal Pictures Int (UK),Channel 5,Barber International Films
Classified date(s)
07/09/2009
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF013333

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