Scott is a young boy on a struggling basketball team. He is desperately seeking another girl who just doesn't seem to notice him, until he begins turning into a wolf. Once this change occurs and it is accepted at school and social events, Scott turns into the most liked and talked about person in town. He gets the girl and the basketball team is doing great, but he begins to want things to be back to normal.

    Cast overview, first billed only:

    Michael J. Fox .... Scott Howard
    James Hampton .... Harold Howard
    Susan Ursitti .... Lisa 'Boof' Marconi
    Jerry Levine .... Rupert 'Stiles' Stilinski
    Matt Adler .... Lewis
    Lorie Griffin .... Pamela Wells
    Jim McKrell .... Vice Principal Rusty Thorne (as Jim MacKrell)
    Mark Arnold .... Mick McAllister
    Jay Tarses .... Coach Bobby Finstock

    Mark Holton .... Chubby

    Scott Paulin .... Kirk Lolley
    Elizabeth Gorcey .... Tina
    Melanie Manos .... Dina

    Doug Savant .... Brad
    Charles Zucker .... Malcolm