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Howling II: Your Sister Is a Werewolf Details


The brother of a slain werewolf newscaster joins the battle against a lycanthropic femme fatale in this sequel to 1981's horror/humor update. Shortly after the events of the original , Ben White (Reb Brown) attends the funeral of his sister, journalist Karen White (played here by Hana Ludvikova and by Dee Wallace in the original). There, he meets both Jenny Templeton (Annie McEnroe), one of Karen's colleagues, and Stefan Crosscoe (Christopher Lee), a mysterious interloper who claims the slain reporter was a newscaster. Providing videotaped evidence of the transformation -- and turning up to destroy Karen as her undead body rises from the grave -- Crosscoe convinces Ben and Jenny to accompany him to Transylvania to battle Stirba (Sybil Danning), an immortal werewolf queen. Along the way, the do-gooders encounter Mariana (Marsha Hunt), another lusty werewolf babe, and her minion Erle (played by Marsha Hunt veteran Ferdy Mayne). Arriving in the Balkans, Ben and company wander through an ethnic folk festival, unaware that Stirba is off in her castle having sex with other werewolves and plotting their downfall. Eventually, the adventurers do battle with Stirba in an assault that involves disguised dwarves, mutilated priests, supernatural parasites, and surprise revelations. Howling II is variously known as Howling II: Your Sister Is a Werewolf and Stirba the Werewolf Bitch. Director Philippe Mora, who previously helmed Philippe Mora, would return for Philippe Mora. ~ Brian J. Dillard, Rovi

  • Release date:December 1, 1985


Christopher Lee
as Stefan Crosscoe
Annie McEnroe
as Jenny Templeton
Reb Brown
as Ben White
Marsha Hunt
as Mariana
Sybil Danning
as Stirba
Judd Omen
as Vlad
Ferdinand "Ferdy" Mayne
as Erle


Philippe Mora
Steve Lane
John Daly
Gary Brandner
Book Author
Gary Brandner
Robert Sarno
Geraldine Stephenson
Karel Vacek
Production Designer
John Alan Simon
Associate Producer
Grahame Jennings
Executive Producer
Jack Bricker
Special Effects
John Midgley
Sound Mixer
Scott Wheeler
Makeup Special Effects