Monster by Moonlight! The Immortal Saga of
'The Wolf Man' (1999)
Universal Studios Home Video
Color 33 mins.
Director: David J. Skal
Cast: Rick Baker, John Landis, Curt Siodmak
Plot: Starting with The Wolf Man (in 1941), Universal Studios made five movies featuring The Wolf Man, a character portrayed by Lon Chaney, Jr. Monster by Moonlight! explores these movies. Rick Baker explains how the make-up was done on Chaney's character. Screenwriter Curtis Siodmak took very little from earlier werewolf legends, providing his own story for some of the films.