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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 bitten 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 bitten.

    - Written by Mark Neuenschwander, <retro_critic@swiftboard.com> with basic grammar corrections by Brooks
  • Raymond Alden has a pretty but estranged daughter, Laura, who is attracted to his subordinate, Will Randall, who has recently been separated from his spouse. Will is special, in a way, because he has been bitten by a seemingly dead wolf, and finds himself energized, his senses heightened, and has acquired a thirst for blood. He consults Dr. Vijay Alezais, who gives him an amulet that will prevent him from changing into a werewolf in return for a bite - Will refuses, but accepts the amulet as a gift. Will and Laura continue to meet, while Will's rival, Stewart, who is also attracted to Laura, will force a confrontation between them, complicated by the involvement of the Police who suspect Will of killing his wife.

    - Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)
  • While driving through Vermont, New England, the middle age chief editor Will Randall hits a wolf with his car. He stops the car to drag the animal out of the road, but the wolf is alive and bites his hand. He goes to the doctor, takes a rabies vaccine and the doctor releases him. Will is under stress in his job since the publishing house where he works has been bought by the tough millionaire Raymond Alden and the employees are expecting downsizing. Will is supported by his wife Charlotte Randall and his colleague and assistant Stewart Swinton. Raymond invites Will to a party at his manor and he offers an unwanted job position in Eastern Europe to him and he learns that he had been betrayed by Stewart, who will occupy his position in the publishing house. Will also meets Raymond's rebel daughter Laura Alden. On the next morning, Will Randall goes to his work and learns that he has acute senses and he feels more competitive and decided to fight for his job. Further he discovers that Charlotte is cheating on him with Stewart and that Laura and he are in love with each other. But Will Randall is becoming a wolf and his transformation completely changes his life.

    - Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • A man driving alone at night on a New England Highway finds a wolf lying in the middle of the road. When he stops to investigate, the wolf bites him and runs away. Days afterwards, the man begins to feel some strange changes in his body, as he starts to convert into a werewolf.

    - Written by Michel Rudoy <mdrc@hp9000a1.uam.mx> with major grammar corrections by Brooks
  • After publishing executive Will Randall is bitten by a wolf, his life begins to change. First his mood changes, and his sense of hearing and smell go into overdrive. Will has become a werewolf and he has an appetite for human blood. His newly found friend Laura Alden wants to help, but she doesn't know what Will is yet. As if Will's new problem wasn't enough to keep him occupied, he must also contend with Stewart Swinton, who is out to get his job.

    - Written by Rob Hartill
  • Publisher Will Randall becomes a werewolf and has to fight to keep his job.

    - Written by Rob Hartill


Will Randall (Jack Nicholson) is bitten by a wolf while driving home in Vermont. Afterwards, he is demoted from editor in chief of a publishing house when it is taken over by tycoon Raymond Alden (Christopher Plummer)...

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