She-Wolf of London (1946)

USA, 1946
35mm film, colour, 1.37:1
mono, English

An American horror film directed by Jean Yarbrough.

Plot Summary

A young heiress comes to believe that she is suffering from the family curse that is causing her to commit terrible murders that she can’t remember.


* = uncredited

Directed by: Jean Yarbrough
©1946. Universal Pictures Company, Inc.
A Universal picture. Universal presents .a Universal picture
Produced by: Ben Pivar
Screenplay by: George Bricker
Original Story by: Dwight V. Babcock
Dialogue Director: Ray Kessler
Director of Photography: Maury Gertsman
Film Editor: Paul Landres
Musical Director: William Lava
Director of Sound: Bernard B. Brown
[Sound] Technician: Joe Lapis
Sound System: Western Electric
Director of Make-up: Jack P. Pierce
Art Direction: Jack Otterson, Abraham Grossman

Don Porter (Barry Lanfield)
June Lockhart (Phyllis Allenby)
Sara Haden (Martha Winthrop)
Jan Wiley (Carol Winthrop)
Lloyd Corrigan (Inspector Latham)
Dennis Hoey (Inspector Pierce)
Martin Kosleck (Dwight Severn)
Eily Malyon (Hannah)
Frederic Worlock (police constable)
James Finlayson [police constable] *

Alternative Titles

The Curse of the Allenbys – UK
La Donna Lupo a Londra – Italy
A Fera de Londres – Brazil
La loba de Londres – Mexico
A londoni Farkasnémber – Hungary
A Mulher Loba – Portugal
A Mulher-Lobo de Londres – Brazil
Varulven i London – Sweden
Die Werwölfin von London – West Germany
Женщина-волк из Лондона – Russia

Extracts included in
100 Years of Horror: Girl Ghouls (1996)
Coming Soon (1982)
Wolfman Chronicles (1991)



  • The Horror Factory by Bruce Dettman and Michael Bedford pp.150-151 – article
  • The Monster Movies of Universal Studios by James L. Neibaur pp.147-150 illustrated credits, article
  • Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.433 – credits
  • Universal Studios Monsters: A Legacy of Horror by Michael Mallory p.105 – illustrated article