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An American Werewolf in Paris (1997)

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

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Dr. Thierry Pigot
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Ben Salem Bouabdallah ...
Detective Ben Bou
Serge Basso ...
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Jochen Schneider ...
Lycanthrope
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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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25 December 1997 (USA)  »

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American Werewolf 2  »

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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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Quotes

Serafine: I want you to blow a big bubble for me.
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Serafine: Well... It's a custom in France. The bigger the bubble, the more a boy likes a girl.
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Turned Blue
Written by Jim Newquist
Performed by Caroline's Spine
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Worst I've seen in years.
7 February 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I had been a huge fan of the original "American werewolf in London" and, while I had no real hopes this would be as good as that one (which was just funny good, not really good), I had hoped to be entertained. I was not. Aside from some physics bending during a bungie jump scene, a really weak plot and some really stupid characters, the movie just went nowhere. I've watched training videos that were more fun to watch than this mess.


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