1.8/10
1,494
72 user 31 critic

Howling: New Moon Rising (1995)

R | | Horror | Video 24 October 1995
A number of brutal, werewolf-like slayings begin occurring in a small California town after the arrival of an unfamiliar motorcyclist.

Director:

Writers:

(novel),
Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A group of strangers visit an ancient Hungarian castle and bring along a werewolf.

Director: Neal Sundstrom
Stars: Phil Davis, Victoria Catlin, Elizabeth Shé
Howling VI: The Freaks (Video 1991)
Comedy | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

A villainous carnival owner traps a young werewolf to include in his growing menagerie of inhuman exhibits.

Director: Hope Perello
Stars: Brendan Hughes, Michele Matheson, Sean Sullivan
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

A successful author moves to a new town after suffering a mental breakdown and is tormented by demons and werewolves.

Director: John Hough
Stars: Romy Windsor, Michael T. Weiss, Antony Hamilton
Howling III (1987)
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  

A strange race of human-like marsupials appear suddenly in Australia, and a sociologist who studies these creatures falls in love with a female one. Is this a dangerous combination?

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Barry Otto, William Yang, Imogen Annesley
The Howling (1981)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a television newswoman is sent to a remote mountain resort whose residents may not be what they seem.

Director: Joe Dante
Stars: Dee Wallace, Patrick Macnee, Dennis Dugan
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

A young man whose sister was murdered by werewolves helps an investigator track down a gang of the monsters through the United States and Europe.

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Christopher Lee, Annie McEnroe, Reb Brown
The Howling: Reborn (Video 2011)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

A teenage outcast discovers he is a werewolf, and must battle a pack of the brutal creatures when they threaten him and his new girlfriend.

Director: Joe Nimziki
Stars: Landon Liboiron, Lindsey Shaw, Ivana Milicevic
The Howling (2017)
Horror

A local myth will be discovered to be true by a group of teenagers on a night out on remote farmland. Is there a bloodthirsty creature that has been wandering the land?

Director: Steven M. Smith
Stars: Elizabeth Saint, Wendy Morgan, Carla Shinall
Silver Bullet (1985)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

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

Director: Daniel Attias
Stars: Gary Busey, Everett McGill, Corey Haim
Dog Soldiers (2002)
Action | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A routine military exercise turns into a nightmare in the Scotland wilderness.

Director: Neil Marshall
Stars: Sean Pertwee, Kevin McKidd, Emma Cleasby
Bad Moon (1996)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

One man's struggle to contain the curse he hides within... and his last-ditch attempt to free himself with the love of family. But when it looks as if he is losing his battle, and ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Red
Stars: Mariel Hemingway, Michael Paré, Mason Gamble
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Ramsden ...
Detective
Ernest Kester ...
Ernie
Clive Turner ...
John Huff ...
Father John
Elizabeth Shé ...
Jaqueline Armitage ...
Jaqueline
Jim Lozano ...
Jim
Robert Morwell ...
Bob
Jim Brock ...
Brock
Cheryl Allen ...
Cheryl
Sally Harkham ...
Eveanne
Claude 'Pappy' Allen ...
Pappy
Harriet Allen ...
Harriet
Bonnie Lagassa ...
Bonnie
Jack Holder ...
Jack
Edit

Storyline

Gary Brandner's horror novels come to life again in this sequel to "The Howling." A number of vicious murders occur in a small California town after a motorcycle-riding stranger arrives. The gruesome slayings look disturbingly like the work of a werewolf. Meanwhile, in another nearby town, police are hot on the trail of a killer they believe is a werewolf. This is "Howling" with a country-western angle. Written by Sujit R. Varma

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Somewhere Out There a New Terror is Breeding

Genres:

Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some language and horror violence | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 October 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Aullidos 7  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Clive Turner's third time acting, writing and producing in a Howling film after IV and V. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Mustachioed Man: Jesus Christ
Bearded Man with Shovel: Holy shit.
Balding Man in Suit: Mother of God.
See more »

Crazy Credits

The events depicted in this town are fictitious. The characters depicted in Pioneer Town are real. See more »

Connections

Follows Howling V: The Rebirth (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

I Am the Blues
Written by Robert Morwell (as Robert Mowell)
Performed by Robert Morwell (as Robert Mowell)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
???
5 May 2001 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

I recommend this to bad movie fanatics, with a word of caution: this movie is painfully dull just as often as it is funny. Parts of it are very slow, and the director/writer had to know this was bad (whereas there is something far more sacred about bad movies being born of genuine ambition).

Now and then somebody gets killed by a werewolf. There are lots of filler scenes of people sitting in a country-western bar, singing and telling the occasional dumb joke. It's all so loosely constructed that many of the extras were likely unaware that this was supposed to be about a werewolf. None of the actors are trying, except for the bearded priest. His acting is not good, but he takes his role seriously. Why? Perhaps he's just a total non-conformist. I don't know.

These are not real actors, most of them use their real names for the characters. It was all filmed in one or two towns. Since all the "actors" know each other, it's safe to assume that there are plenty of inside jokes in the script. For example, there is a farting scene where several guys run out of the bar, hands waving in front of noses. They are followed by a big guy smiling and eating a plate of chili. I'm sure it's no accident that this particular individual was chosen to play the farter. He must have a real life reputation for gas and therefore people in the neighborhood will find this more amusing than outsiders would. So if I knew these people I'm sure my familiarity with everybody would add more charm to the movie, bumping my vote up from a 1 to a 3.

As others have mentioned, it is stunning that New Line Cinemas is associated with this. Almost makes you wonder if somebody blackmailed top execs into supporting it. In short, a very bad film. Worth checking out once, but use the buddy system- don't watch it alone.


11 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?