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The Wolf Man - Theatrical Poster - Courtesy of Universal Pictures

The Wolf Man Changes Into Blu-ray

The Wolf Man - Theatrical Poster - Courtesy of Universal PicturesUniversal Pictures Home Entertainment has announced that addition of the classic horror film The Wolf Man to their upcoming slate of Blu-ray releases. The film was directed by  and starred , and The Wolf Man will be available for purchase online and in stores beginning on September 17th.

“Even a man who is pure in heart and says his prayers by night may become a wolf when the wolfbane blooms and the autumn moon is bright”. In 1941, The Wolf Man introduced the world to a new Universal movie monster and the mythology of the werewolf was redefined forever. Featuring a heartbreaking performance by Chaney Jr. and groundbreaking make-up by Jack Pierce, this story of a cursed man who transforms into a deadly werewolf when the moon is full has become a masterpiece of the horror genre.

The Blu-ray edition of The Wolf Man features a DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 Mono track and the following extras:

  • Feature Commentary with Film Historian Tom Weaver
  • Monster by Moonlight
  • The Wolf Man: From Ancient Curse to Modern Myth
  • Pure in Heart: The Life and Legacy of Lon Chaney, Jr.
  • He Who Made Monsters: The Life and Art of Jack Pierce
  • The Wolf Man Archives
  • Trailer Gallery
  • 100 Years of Universal: The Lot

Trailer for the film The Wolf Man (1941)  courtesy of Old Hollywood Trailers

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Source: Blu-ray.com

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