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Wolf (1994)

R  |   |  Drama, Horror, Romance  |  17 June 1994 (USA)
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Publisher Will Randall becomes a werewolf and has to fight to keep his job.

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Worn down and out of luck, aging publisher Will Randall is at the end of his rope when a younger co-worker snatches both his job and wife out from under his nose. But after being bit by a wolf, Will suddenly finds himself energized, more competitive than ever, and possessed with amazingly heightened senses. Meanwhile, the beautiful daughter of his shrewd boss begins to fall for him - without realizing that the man she's begun to love is gradually turning into the creature by which he was bit. Written by Mark Neuenschwander, <retro_critic@swiftboard.com>

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Rated R for language and werewolf attacks | See all certifications »

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Budget:

$70,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

£3,709,293 (UK) (9 September 1994)
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This was the second movie that Jack Nicholson and Michelle Pfeiffer made together after The Witches of Eastwick (1987) and their first since Jack played the Joker in Batman (1989) and Michelle played Catwoman in Batman Returns (1992). See more »

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When Will hits the wolf with his car, the shot clearly shows the wolf being hit fully and squarely with the front bumper of the vehicle, which would have thrown the animal forward or caused the car to run over it. In the next shot, the wolf is squarely hitting the windshield. See more »

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Doctor: You know, its funny. This isn't the first rabies shot I have given in the last few months. My wife's sister-in-law up in Onianca, a raccoon chased her up on her porch and bit her in the ass. And last summer, the son of a friend of mine sustained brain damage from a snake bite. His kid was just sitting by his pool and the next thing you know, he has brain damage.
Will Randall: Is he all right?
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Will Randall: Your friend's son?
Doctor: No, you idiot. He has brain damage.
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A mature werewolf flick
15 March 1999 | by (Washington, USA) – See all my reviews

This movie was a welcome change from the typical werewolf flick. First off, we have Jack. Jack rules. Also, we have a good story that relates to adult life. This movie seems to pay tribute to classic werewolf films such as "The Wolf Man" with its basic formula of: Normal man, man bitten, man realizes something wrong, man discovers cool abilities, man uses abilities, man's abilities become out of control, man seeks help, man gets mystical amulet, man seeks resolution. It works very well, and this movie has great acting in it. Consider it a corporate werewolf flick, a more mature look at the beast in all of us.


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