MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 5,574 this week

Lycanthrope (1999)

 |  Horror  |  11 May 1999 (USA)
4.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.9/10 from 79 users  
Reviews: 3 user

Through a deadly rip in the ozone, a blazing sun sears the dying Amazon jungle - but it's the Lycanthrope that's ripping the flesh off a luckless group of scientists at a remote outpost. ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 titles
created 01 Mar 2011
 
a list of 31 titles
created 24 Mar 2012
 
a list of 70 titles
created 26 Aug 2012
 
a list of 905 titles
created 13 Sep 2012
 
a list of 666 titles
created 24 Apr 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Lycanthrope" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Lycanthrope (1999)

Lycanthrope (1999) on IMDb 4.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Lycanthrope.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Humanoids from the Deep (TV Movie 1996)
Action | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

While a town is in a state of alert, the monster of the sea keeps mutating the townspeople at an alarming rate. A researcher finds a genetic disorder that has been caused by a chemical that... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Yonis
Stars: Emma Samms, Robert Carradine, Justin Walker
Action | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  

Kevin had it all. An exciting pyrotechnic job, a loving family, and a beautiful wife. Until a chance encounter with the new girl in town helped him release his inner beast.

Directors: Gregory C. Parker, Christian Pindar
Stars: Michael Dionne, Tamara Malawitz, Phil Gauvin
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

The year is 2021 AD. Women have been enslaved by a brutal army of men who survived the nuclear holocaust. Their only hope for freedom is in the hands of a nomadic band of fierce ... See full summary »

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Rebecca Holden, Chuck Wagner, Lynn-Holly Johnson
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

Triton Indutries has created a genetically-engineered creature using DNA from human sources. During the course of the experiment, however, the host mother carrying the mutant escapes from ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Latshaw
Stars: James L. Miles, John Alexander, Dorothy Best
Far Out Man (1990)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

An aging hippie sets out on a trip across America to find his family.

Director: Tommy Chong
Stars: Tommy Chong, C. Thomas Howell, Rae Dawn Chong
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

College assassination game turns deadly as someone starts playing for real.

Director: Nick Castle
Stars: Robert Carradine, Linda Hamilton, Kristine DeBell
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

The tale of the Aloha Cheerleaders' struggle against Lincoln high. High points include such events as the Aloha girls raiding a Lincoln classroom to get drugs, then putting aforementioned ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Lerner
Stars: Jerii Woods, Cheryl Smith, Helen Lang
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Three friends road trip to the home of one friend's deceased relative to gather personal belongings and documents. Locals in the town discuss some bizarre murders that have been happening ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Quinn
Stars: Mike Barhydt, Whitney Blake, Michael Campbell
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

After fatally shooting a suspect in the killing of a mobster's wife, two policemen are dispatched cross-country to return the accused in another case. One's adversity to flying, however, ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Straton
Stars: Frank Gorshin, Rebecca Holden, David Regal
From Venus (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

This SciFi/Horror spoof is a tribute movie that pays respects to many of the "cheese" films of the 60's-80's. A classic line in the intro states that the movie boosts "state-of-the-art" ... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Kennedy
Stars: DJ Perry, Michael Melik Brown, David Borowicz
Blunt Movie (2013)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Sketch comedy in the tradition of "Kentucky Fried Movie". Several TV commercial and movie parodies, sex, politics and crazy-humor sketches.

Director: Jason Bunch
Stars: Angie Everhart, Dennis Rodman, Pat Morita
Dirty Hero (1982)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Haruki Kadokawa
Stars: Masao Kusakari, Rebecca Holden, Nana Kinomi
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Bill Parker
...
Rebecca Holden ...
Sheila Stein
...
Jake Sutter (as Chris Mitchum)
...
Ivan Stein
Dalia Garcia ...
Rosary
Bruce Gregory ...
Cody
...
Dr. Baker
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Kevin
...
Sally
Tina Dyba ...
Lab Assistant
Greg Greene ...
Doctor
Scott Mayer ...
First Dead Guy
Mitch Mestel ...
Hanging Dead Guy
Russell Rose ...
Jeep Driver
Edit

Storyline

Through a deadly rip in the ozone, a blazing sun sears the dying Amazon jungle - but it's the Lycanthrope that's ripping the flesh off a luckless group of scientists at a remote outpost. Government agent Bill Parker heads a commando team sent to investigate the silenced outpost. Tension is palpable as the jungle heat grips the group when Parker discovers that the psychiatrist, Dr. Stein, has brought along his sexy wife, Sheila, who was once Parker's lover. There's no denying Sheila is a beautiful woman with the loyalty of a piranha. Horror upstages sexual tension, however, when the group is confronted by an empty laboratory drenched in human blood. And a body torn to shreds. They soon discover that they, too, are being hunted. Written by Bob Cook

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

werewolf | independent film | See All (2) »

Taglines:

Pray for Sunrise!

Genres:

Horror

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 May 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bloody Moon  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$750,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Rosary: Silver bullets, my ass.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Interesting "Low-Budget" werewolf movie.
7 October 1998 | by (Orlando, Florida) – See all my reviews

LYCANTHROPE takes our fear of the Ozone destruction one step further. A medical term LYCANTHROPY means a man that thinks he's a wolf. The ozone has caused a member of a scientific team to think he's a werewolf.

Robert Carradine (Revenge of the Nerds) stars as a government agent investigating the events in the Amazon. His partner (and relief humor) is played by Michael Winslow (Police Academy). The film drags at first but picks up momentum as the Lycanthrope begins to kill the scientific team one by one.

Strong cast with an outstanding performance by newcomer Dalia Garcia as Rosary (the Amazon guide) and Carradine.


1 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Any DVD or online streaming opportunities? reluctantpopstar
Discuss Lycanthrope (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?