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An American Werewolf in Paris (1997)

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An American man unwittingly gets involved with werewolves who have developed a serum allowing them to transform at will.

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Storyline

The daughter of the werewolf from AWIL is alive and living in Paris where her mother (from the first film) and stepfather are trying to overcome her lycanthropic disease. A trio of American tourists on a thrill seeking trip around Europe manage to stop her from plunging to her death from the top of the Eiffel tower and are embroiled in a horrific but often hilarious plot involving a secret society of werewolves based in the city and a drug which allows werewolves to change at any time... This time there's no need for a full moon... Written by Ben Jewitt <moribund.boy@mcmail.com>

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Things are about to get a little hairy.


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Rated R for werewolf/violence and gore, and for some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

25 December 1997 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$22,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

DEM 840,569 (Germany) (16 January 1998)

Gross:

$26,521,435 (USA) (27 March 1998)
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Trivia

John Landis wrote one of the many screenplays considered. See more »

Goofs

The sirens on French ambulances have two distinct tones, not a single oscillating one. See more »

Quotes

Andy McDermott: I didn't choose to become a werewolf. I can't face the fact that I've got to go around killing and eating people for the rest of my life.
Brad: Better get used to it.
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Soundtracks

Soup Kitchen
Written by Grant Shanahan
Performed by Eva Trout
Courtesy of Trauma Records
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So bad it you can't even laugh about it.
2 October 1998 | by (Hudson, Wisconsin) – See all my reviews

One of two movies I have actually thought about asking for money to stay until the end. Most movies have at least one thing that is worth staying for, even if it just to laugh at how bad it is. I never found it for this movie. Nothing was good, from the script, to the very bad effects. The worst movie I have ever seen.


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