I Was a Teenage Werewolf

film poster by Reynold Brown

Directed by Gene Fowler Jr.
Produced by Herman Cohen
Written by Herman Cohen

Aben Kandel

Starring Michael Landon

Whit Bissell

Distributed by American International Pictures
Release dates *July 19, 1957 (1957-07-19)
Running time 76 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $82,000[1] or $123,000[2]
Box office $2,000,000

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The Cramps, whose songs routinely reference horror and sci-fi films, have a song titled "I Was a Teenage Werewolf" on their 1980 album Songs the Lord Taught Us. Anarchist vegan punk band Propagandhi wrote a song titled "I Was a Pre-Teen McCarthyist" and is featured on the 1996 album Less Talk, More Rock. Rock band Queens of the Stone Age have a song on their 1998 self-titled debut album with the title, "I Was a Teenage Hand Model." Australian rock band Faker released a song in 2005 entitled "Teenage Werewolf." Punk band Against Me! released a song in 2010 titled, "I Was a Teenage Anarchist." Pop punk artist Lil Cam'Ron's debut album "I Was a Teeange Cameron" also references the title.

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The Brazilian rock band Legião Urbana has a song called "Eu era um lobisomem juvenil", title of the movie in Portuguese.

Directed by 

Gene Fowler Jr.

Writing Credits  Edit

Herman Cohen ... (original story) (as Ralph Thornton) &
Aben Kandel ... (original story) (as Ralph Thornton)
Herman Cohen ... (screenplay) (as Ralph Thornton) &
Aben Kandel ... (screenplay) (as Ralph Thornton)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  Edit

[2] Michael Landon ... Tony Rivers
[3] Yvonne Fedderson ... Arlene Logan (as Yvonne Lime)
[4] Whit Bissell ... Dr. Alfred Brandon
[5] Charles Willcox ... Jimmy (as Tony Marshall)
[6] Dawn Richard ... Theresa
[7] Barney Phillips ... Detective Donovan
[8] Ken Miller ... Vic
[9] Cynthia Chenault ... Pearl (as Cindy Robbins)
[10] Michael Rougas ... Frank
[11] Robert Griffin ... Police Chief P.F. Baker
[12] Joseph Mell ... Dr. Hugo Wagner
[13] Malcolm Atterbury ... Charles Rivers
[14] Eddie Marr ... Doyle
[15] Vladimir Sokoloff ... Pepe the Janitor
[16] Louise Lewis ... Principal Ferguson
[17] S. John Launer ... Bill Logan (as John Launer)
[18] Guy Williams ... Officer Chris Stanley
[19] Dorothy Crehan ... Mrs. Mary Logan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
[20] Larry Carr ... Diving Guy (uncredited)
[21] Herman Cohen ... Man with Crime Scene Photos (uncredited)
[22] Steve Conte ... (uncredited)
[23] Elaine DuPont ... (uncredited)
[24] Patricia Merlin ... Miss Johnson - Gym Teacher (uncredited)
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Herman Cohen ... producer

Music by Edit

Paul Dunlap

Cinematography by Edit

Joseph LaShelle ... director of photography (as Joseph La Shelle)

Production Design by Edit

A. Leslie Thomas ... (as Leslie Thomas)

Set Decoration by Edit

Morris Hoffman

Makeup Department Edit

Phillip Scheer ... makeup creator (as Philip Scheer)
Fae M. Smith ... hair stylist (as Fae Smith)

Production Management Edit

Jack R. Berne ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Edit

Jack R. Berne ... assistant director

Art Department Edit

Max Frankel ... property master

Sound Department Edit

Henry Adams ... sound effects editor
James S. Thomson ... sound

Costume and Wardrobe Department Edit

Oscar Rodriguez ... wardrobe

Editorial Department Edit

George A. Gittens ... editorial supervisor (as George Gittens)

Music Department Edit

Paul Dunlap ... conductor
Axel Hubert Sr. ... music editor (as Axel Hubert)

Other crew Edit

Samuel Z. Arkoff ... presenter
Mary Gibsone ... script supervisor
Donna Heydt ... production secretary
James H. Nicholson ... presenter

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