MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,041 this week

The Wolves of Kromer (1998)

6.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.0/10 from 592 users   Metascore: 38/100
Reviews: 16 user | 13 critic | 9 from Metacritic.com

Once upon a time in the village of Kromer lived two beautiful young wolves. Cocksure Gabriel takes newcomer Seth under his paw and helps reconcile him to the vilification associated with ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(play), (screenplay), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

with Prime Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 titles
created 01 Apr 2011
 
a list of 48 titles
created 12 Jun 2011
 
a list of 81 titles
created 24 Jul 2012
 
a list of 54 titles
created 18 Jul 2013
 
a list of 30 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Wolves of Kromer (1998)

The Wolves of Kromer (1998) on IMDb 6/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Wolves of Kromer.
1 win. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

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

Due to the death of his mother, 15 yr old Charley must live with his unloving bully father. Out of loneliness, Charley strikes up an illicit romance with 29 yr old Eban. When their families... See full summary »

Director: James Bolton
Stars: Brent Fellows, Gio Black Peter, Ellie Nicholson
As Luck Would Have It (TV Movie 2002)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Teacher watches his life become upside down after Justice appoints him as tutor of a troubled kid.

Director: Lorenzo Gabriele
Stars: Jean-Claude Brialy, Sabine Haudepin, Antonio Interlandi
Sideline Secrets (Video 2008)
Mystery | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

"Sideline Secrets" follows the story of high-school senior Devon Tyler. With successful parents, a popular girlfriend, plenty of friends, and being at the top of his class and about to ... See full summary »

Director: Steven Vasquez
Stars: James Townsend, Alex Wilson, Dan Swett
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A well respected child psychologist finds his life turned upside down when he is accused of sexually molesting a young boy under his care.

Director: Rocky Costanzo
Stars: Richard Meese, Andrew Martin, Steve De Forest
Private Romeo (2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Shakespeare's original lines from Romeo & Juliet are almost exclusively spoken in a military academy setting of his tale at which gay love blooms between two cadets.

Director: Alan Brown
Stars: Hale Appleman, Charlie Barnett, Adam Barrie
Dog Tags (2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Abandoned by his father and raised by a single mother, Nate Merritt joins the Marines to support his soon-to-be fiancée. While on leave in Palm Springs, Nate meets a seemingly free spirited... See full summary »

Director: Damion Dietz
Stars: Paul Preiss, Amy Lindsay, Candy Clark
Rock Haven (2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Brady (Sean Hoagland), who will shortly be going away to college, is a shy, introspective 18 year old, who moves to the coastal seaside town of Rock Haven with his overprotective, widowed ... See full summary »

Director: David Lewis
Stars: Sean Hoagland, Owen Alabado, Laura Jane Coles
House of Boys (2009)
Drama | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Two young soul mates find each other while working at an all-male performance club/brothel. Eventually, one contracts AIDS.

Director: Jean-Claude Schlim
Stars: Loïc Peckels, Layke Anderson, Harry Ferrier
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Fictionalized account of Jürgen Bartsch, a German boy who became notorious in the 1960's after his conviction for the serial killings and sexual molestation of a number of young German boys... See full summary »

Director: Kai S. Pieck
Stars: Tobias Schenke, Sebastian Urzendowsky, Ulrike Bliefert
Jet Boy (2001)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A drug dealer finds an unlikely traveling companion in an runaway kid trying to dodge social services.

Director: Dave Schultz
Stars: Branden Nadon, Joe Norman Shaw, Dylan Walsh
Shank (2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A closeted teenage street punk takes up with the latest roughed-up gay victim of his bullying gang, which does not set well with the gang's drugged-up, brotherly leader.

Directors: Simon Pearce, Christian Martin
Stars: Wayne Virgo, Marc Laurent, Tom Bott
Hellbent (2004)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Halloween in West Hollywood, two guys making out in a park are interrupted by a serial killer. Later that night, a group of gay kids decide to visit to the site of the murders.

Director: Paul Etheredge
Stars: Dylan Fergus, Bryan Kirkwood, Hank Harris
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Narrator
...
...
Margaret Towner ...
Doreen
Rita Davies ...
Rosemarie Dunham ...
Mrs Drax
Kevin Moore ...
The Priest
David Prescott ...
Mark
...
Mary
Matthew Dean ...
Kester
Leila Lloyd-Evelyn ...
Polly
...
Michael
Edit

Storyline

Once upon a time in the village of Kromer lived two beautiful young wolves. Cocksure Gabriel takes newcomer Seth under his paw and helps reconcile him to the vilification associated with being a wolf. They fall head-over-heels in puppy love, playing together around picturesque waterfalls, secluded woodlands, and moonlit lakes. One day a wicked old crone and her goofy sidekick kill their mistress, frame the wolves, and incite a torch-bearing mob of religious zealots to seek vengeance on the hapless pair. But who will live happily ever after? Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

A Modern Fairytale About Lust, Greed and Sexuality


Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 March 2001 (Germany)  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$3,292 (USA) (20 October 2000)

Gross:

$11,057 (USA) (17 November 2000)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Mrs Drax: [lying on deathbed] I've just seen the priest.
Fanny: Oh. Is it time Mrs. Drax?
Mrs Drax: He was cooking sausages!
Fanny: Oh, Mrs. Drax, we know that's not true. He'll be safely tucked up in bed.
See more »

Soundtracks

Spirit in the Sky
Written and Performed by Norman Greenbaum
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Gay werewolves in love!
19 February 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The movie takes place in a small British town. Seth and Gabriel are gay, in love and are werewolves. Meanwhile the townspeople are out to kill them because they're "different".

In this movie the werewolves are (very obviously) a metaphor for gay men. In fact the two actors are always in human form even when they're wolves (this movie was made on a VERY low budget). They just wear fur, have long claws for fingernails and have tails (a big mistake--they look laughable).

As you can tell, this is one strange movie. It's well done, beautiful color and scenery and a lush music score. Also, some of the jokes are quite funny but there are plenty of groaners too. The message is also very pro-gay. Unfortunately, this movie doesn't always work.

The acting is bad (it's obvious they hired models, not actors) and this is a cute idea but it's stretched out to 70 minutes.

So, it has its moments (especially if you're gay) but doesn't work as a whole. Still, I recommend it. When it does work it's great!


20 of 22 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Has no-one else picked up on the true meaning of this film? allan_wilson
Why has James Layton never been seen since? gemnut-1
Just wanted to say.... lillah_7
Discuss The Wolves of Kromer (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?