the wolfman

August 22, 2009

Saturday Shapeshifters

Shapeshifters are very popular in modern fiction dating back to tales of werewolves that haunted the countryside of Eastern Europe. The classic film The Wolfman from Universal launched an entire franchise of shapeshifting horror and not-so-horrible films including: The Howling, Teen Wolf and one of my all time favorites An American Werewolf in London. But this legacy continued to evolve and include multiple other types of animals from the Sillhouette Nocturne series about large cats to Sherrilyn Kenyons Were Hunters to vampires that become wolves and even going a step further in Jim Butcher’s Harry Dresden books where an older […]