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Silver Bullet (1985)

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A werewolf terrorizes a small city where lives Marty Coslaw, - a paralytic boy - his uncle and his sister - the narrator of the story.

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Robin Groves ...
Nan Coslaw
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Bob Coslaw
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Brady Kincaid
Kent Broadhurst ...
Herb Kincaid
Heather Simmons ...
Tammy Sturmfuller
James A. Baffico ...
Milt Sturmfuller
Rebecca Fleming ...
Mrs. Sturmfuller
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Owen Knopfler
William Newman ...
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The small town of Tarker's Mills was a place that was very peaceful, where nothing extraordinary ever happened until one night when murders began. The townspeople believe it's some maniacal killer on the loose whom they intend to hunt down. Marty, a young handicapped boy, believes the killer is no man at all, but a werewolf. After a run-in with the werewolf, Marty and his sister Jane hunt all over town for the man who is the werewolf. Written by <webmistress@shiversofhorror.com>

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When darkness falls, terror rises. See more »


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11 October 1985 (USA)  »

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Cycle of the Werewolf  »

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$7,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Early drafts of the film's script, including the pressbook release, stated that the werewolf speaks. In the actual film itself, the werewolf does not speak at any time. See more »

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When the townsmen are reading a newspaper, the date on the paper says 1980. The film takes place in 1976. See more »

Quotes

Arnie Westrum: [singing] My beer is Rango, right here. The name's Rango whenever I hear. It's not bitter, not sweet, a real frosty treat. Won't you buy, won't you buy Rango Beer. Won't you try, won't you buy...
Arnie Westrum: [hearing the crunch of a footstep] Jesus, Arnie. What're you - afraid of boogeyman? Heh-heh. God. Come on out of there, buster, and gimme a hand. All right now. What is it that you want, Arnie? I want some Rango!
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Good little Fim
9 June 2004 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Based on the book by Stephen King,Silver Bullet is the story about A young cripple Boy named Marty(Corey Haim) who suspects that the killer in town is a werewolf.With the help of his sister Jane(Megan Follows) And Uncle Red(Gary Busey),They try to discover who the werewolf is and try to kill it...

This is not a perfect movie,But it is a fun movie.The acting was pretty good,The kills were gory and cool,The werewolf affects were pretty cool,And it played out like a good mystery.The end was pretty cool and the car chasing scene was cool.If your a fan of werewolf movies or Stephen King,You should cheek it out.The werewolf beating the guys with the bat was kind of funny to.


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