An American Werewolf In London (1981) Film Locations

an american werewolf in london film locations

David (David Naughton) and his friend Jack (Griffin Dunne) are two college students that head to the UK to go on a walking tour of Britain. However, little do they know that they would encounter a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.

Filming mostly took place in and around London while the fictional village of East Proctor is actually a place called Crickadarn in Wales.


64 Coleherne Road, Earl’s Court, London, England, UK (Nurse Alex’s (Jenny Agutter) Home)

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 51.488001, -0.190353

nurse alex's home in london


Crickadarn, Builth Wells, Wales, UK

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 52.070951, -3.329017


small town

small town street view

The Black Swan, Martyr’s Green, Cobham, Surrey, England, UK (Interiors)

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 51.304359, -0.439370


Trafalgar Square, St. James’s, London, England, UK (David tries to get arrested)

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 51.507340, -0.127558

david confesses he's a werewolf


Tottenham Court Road Station, Oxford Street, London W1D, United Kingdom (The station where the American Werewolf in London kills one of his victims late at night)

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 51.516214, -0.130675

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london underground scenes


london underground



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Official Trailer

Release: 21/08/1981

Director: John Landis

Run Time: 97m

Age Viewing: 15

Gross: $30,565,292

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