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Skinwalkers (2006)

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A 12 year old boy and his mother become the targets of two warring werewolf packs, each with different intentions and motives.


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In accordance with the Navajos' legend, a thirteen year-old boy will finish with the curse of the powerful Skinwalkers, a.k.a. werewolves. The half-breed boy Timothy is raised by his human mother Rachel and protected by his Skinwalkers relatives since he was born. His grandmother Nana, his uncle Jonas, his cousin Katherine, her boyfriend Adam and their friend Doak have kept the secret about his bloodline and neither Timothy nor Rachel know the tragic curse. A couple of days before Timothy's thirteenth birthday, a pack of evil Skinwalkers that had tasted blood leaded by the evil Varek chases the boy while his family protects him. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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$753,520 (USA) (10 August 2007)


$1,018,965 (USA) (24 August 2007)

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Varek: Don't make me do something I don't want to do. Join me. We're one and the same.
Jonas: I'm nothing like you.
Varek: I am what I was meant to be. You live a lie... we were wrong. I know what you're feeling, trust me.
Jonas: Trust you? You're killing fellow human beings.
Varek: I am NOT human. And I will not risk spending the rest of my days as one. Deseased and flawed... we're better than that.
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Not the worst movie ever, but painfully bad.
1 December 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie did not entirely lack plot or decent actors or even special effects. Unfortunately, what the movie did not lack was mediocrity. None of the acting was good, not even for a second. I'm glad I got bored and looked up the spoiler before I got to the ending. Generally if a movie has nothing going for it, they throw in gratuitous something. If they would have made it gory or over the top it would have had something going for it. It really has nothing going for it, unless you are a were-tard.

It is not worth watching unless werewolves are your thing, and probably not then either.

Not the worst movie ever (see Sublime or Legion of the dead, those were real stinkers.

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