History Film / TheHowling

9th Apr '16 1:58:47 AM Morgenthaler
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* BlindIdiotTranslation: In Russian bootleg translation, the translator mixed up milleniums and millions, and thus made poor Stirba ten ''million'' years old.



** BlindIdiotTranslation: In Russian bootleg translation, the translator mixed up milleniums and millions, and thus made poor Stirba ten ''million'' years old.
3rd Apr '16 6:46:33 AM Morgenthaler
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[[AC: The Howling was followed by seven sequels, the most recent in 2011.]]

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[[AC: The Howling was followed by seven sequels, the most recent in 2011.]]
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!! ''The Howling'' contains examples of:

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!! ''The Howling'' contains !!These movies contain examples of:
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[[folder:''The Howling'']]




[[AC:''Howling II: Stirba: Werewolf Bitch/Your Sister is a Werewolf'']]

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[[folder:''Howling
II: Stirba: Werewolf Bitch/Your Sister is a Werewolf'']]Bitch'']]




[[AC:''Howling III: Marsupials'']]

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[[folder:''Howling
III: Marsupials'']]




[[AC:''Howling IV: The Original Nightmare'']]

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[[folder:''Howling
IV: The Original Nightmare'']]




[[AC:''Howling V: The Rebirth'']]

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[[folder:''Howling
V: The Rebirth'']]




[[AC:''Howling VI: The Freaks'']]

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[[folder:''Howling
VI: The Freaks'']]




[[AC:''Howling VII: New Moon Rising'']]

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\n[[AC:''Howling [[/folder]]

[[folder:''Howling
VII: New Moon Rising'']]




[[AC:''The Howling: Reborn'']]

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[[folder:''The
Howling: Reborn'']]


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5th Jan '16 5:50:59 AM OlfinBedwere
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* SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome: Subverted: two very minor characters in ''4'' and ''5'' are revealed to be the same person... who is also the hero of ''7''.

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* SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome: SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome:
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Subverted: two very minor characters in ''4'' and ''5'' are revealed to be the same person... who is also the hero of ''7''.




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* UnPerson: Janice, who died in a HeroicSacrifice at the end of ''4'', isn't mentioned or seen at all in the flashback footage, which gives the unwitting impression that Marie is attempting to take all the credit for stopping the werewolves in that film.
30th Oct '15 2:32:28 PM MisterCPC
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* {{Fandisservice}}: [[spoiler: Marsha and Bill's sex scene becomes more primal as their animal instincts take over... and then they transform in the middle of it.]]
29th Oct '15 1:36:59 AM MisterCPC
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* TranshumanTreachery: [[spoiler: After being bitten Bill's wolf instincts take him over, make him go from being a vegetarian to happily eating meat, cheating on his wife with Marsha after previously turning down her seduction, and even being the one who bites and turns Karen.]]

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* TranshumanTreachery: [[spoiler: After being bitten Bill's wolf instincts take him over, make causing him to go from being a vegetarian to happily eating meat, cheating on his wife with Marsha after previously turning down her seduction, advances, and even being the one who bites and turns Karen.]]
29th Oct '15 1:35:32 AM MisterCPC
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* AntiVillain[=/=]TokenGoodTeammate: [[spoiler: Dr. Waggner wants the Colony to have both their human and animal instincts be harmonious, and even try to live with the rest of civilization. The rest of the Colony ultimately reject this, preferring being taken over by their primitive instincts.]]



* FacialHorror: Karen throws acid over [[spoiler: Eddie's]] face while he's in wolf form. The end result isn't pretty.



* MercyKill: [[spoiler: Chris shoots Karen with one last silver bullet after she transforms.]]



* SuicideByCop: [[spoiler: After realizing that Chris has silver bullets, Dr. Waggner. intentionally goads Chris into shooting him.]]



%%* TranshumanTreachery

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%%* TranshumanTreachery* TranshumanTreachery: [[spoiler: After being bitten Bill's wolf instincts take him over, make him go from being a vegetarian to happily eating meat, cheating on his wife with Marsha after previously turning down her seduction, and even being the one who bites and turns Karen.]]
3rd Sep '15 2:36:50 PM SilverDragon
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* MoodDissonance: WordofGod says it's a comedy, but the tone makes it not clear if this is supposed to be a comedy, a horror, a GreenAesop about not hunting animals to extinction.

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* MoodDissonance: WordofGod WordOfGod says it's a comedy, but the tone makes it not clear if this is supposed to be a comedy, a horror, or a GreenAesop about not hunting animals to extinction.
13th Jul '15 8:34:04 AM Morgenthaler
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24th Jun '15 5:17:09 AM Morgenthaler
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''The Howling'' (1981) is a [[OurWerewolvesAreDifferent werewolf]] {{horror}} {{film}} directed by Creator/JoeDante and scripted by JohnSayles, loosely based on the book of the same name by Gary Brandner.

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''The Howling'' (1981) is a [[OurWerewolvesAreDifferent werewolf]] {{horror}} {{film}} directed by Creator/JoeDante and scripted by JohnSayles, Creator/JohnSayles, loosely based on the book of the same name by Gary Brandner.
22nd Jun '15 8:41:45 AM Morgenthaler
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'''''The Howling''''' (1981) is a [[OurWerewolvesAreDifferent werewolf]] {{horror}} {{film}} directed by Creator/JoeDante and scripted by JohnSayles, loosely based on the book of the same name by Gary Brandner.

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'''''The Howling''''' ''The Howling'' (1981) is a [[OurWerewolvesAreDifferent werewolf]] {{horror}} {{film}} directed by Creator/JoeDante and scripted by JohnSayles, loosely based on the book of the same name by Gary Brandner.



* DawsonCasting: Robert Picardo was 28 when he played the "kid" Eddie, though it is unclear just how old Eddie actually is.



* DuelingMovies: Set against ''Film/AnAmericanWerewolfInLondon''.



* FranchiseKiller: Effectively killed the franchise for sixteen years until 2011 when the series was rebooted.
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