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Bad Moon (1996)

 -  Horror  -  1 November 1996 (USA)
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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 »

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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 endangering all he holds most dear, the family dog, Thor, is the last hope for his family's survival... and the end to his Werewolf curse. Written by Grey Coyote <greycoyote@geocities.com>

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Half man. Half wolf. Total terror.

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Rated R for horror violence and gore, brief language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »

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1 November 1996 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$607,081 (USA) (1 November 1996)

Gross:

$1,100,000 (USA)
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Trivia

In the scene in which Janet makes breakfast, her son Brett is watching Werewolf of London (1935) on the television, and he and his Uncle Ted argue about werewolf lore. Actually, the lore that Brett argues that "everyone knows about", such as details about silver bullets and wolfsbane, comes from The Wolf Man (1941), which Curt Siodmak totally made up. See more »

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When Uncle Ted arrives at his sister's house, she invites him to dinner. He tells her that he is going to go for a run instead. This happens in the day time and he doesn't leave until it's dark outside, obviously hours later. See more »

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Janet: [to Ted, when the dog Thor is reluctant to approach him] What did you do, spit in his Alpo?
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The Producers would like to thank the following for their help and cooperation in the making of the film: THE KABELA FAMILY THE LAIDLER FAMILY See more »

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Features Werewolf of London (1935) See more »

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An ok horror movie, only because the main star is adog!
10 August 1999 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

The premise of a horror movie starring a dog is great, but the movie isn't. Still, its watchable and enjoyable most of the time.

The special effects are crappy compared to the great stuff around, but the trained dog actor is extremely cute and talented. He should get a little Dogscar (I know, it's lame, but dogs should also get prizes for acting!!!).

The drama in the movie is also nice, even though it seems to be going nowhere sometimes.


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