This Day in Halloween: "The Werewolf" premieres in Los Angeles in 1956. / Illustration by Annika Krein
The Werewolf premieres in Los Angeles in 1956. Released as a double feature with Earth vs. The Flying Saucers, the film is one of the few werewolf movies and the first cross of horror and sci-fi in the 1950s. The film draws mixed reviews and is a small hit.