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Big Bad Wolf (2006)

After being attacked by a werewolf, a teenager believing it may have been his stepfather attempts to expose him.

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Derek Cowley (as Trevor Duke)
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Sam Marche
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Mitchell Toblat / Beast
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Gwen Cowley
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Charlie Cowley
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Scott Cowley
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Cassie (as Sarah Smith)
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Alex
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Jason
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Melissa
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Nick Baxter
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Fulton Chaney
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Kenge
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Breanna
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Fisher
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Storyline

In Cameroon, a group of hunters is attacked by a wild animal, and Charlie Cowley survives but sees his brother Scott dying. Hyperbolically, seven years later, his teenage nephew Derek Cowley steals the key of his stepfather's cabin in the isolated Fire Road 13 and travels with four classmates and his friend Sam to spend the weekend having a party with booze and sex. However, they are attacked by a beast that kills his friends in a sadistic way. Sam and Derek survive, and they suspect that his stepfather, Mitchell Toblat, is a werewolf. When Charlie meets Derek and Sam, they decide to collect evidence to prove that Mitchell is the beast and kill him, but Mitchell discovers their plot and chases the trio. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Where man ends... evil begins. See more »

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Comedy | Horror

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Rated R for strong horror violence/gore, sexual content, nudity and language | See all certifications »

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25 October 2006 (USA)  »

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A Fera Assassina  »

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Trivia

The genetics lab that Uncle Charlie sends Toblat's DNA sample to is called NAMFLOW LABORATORIES. Spell NAMFLOW backwards and you get WOLFMAN. See more »

Goofs

During the scene where Mitchell corners Sam in his bedroom and they kiss, Sam's labret piercing is knocked onto her chin, and is then knocked off completely as they embrace again. See more »

Quotes

Charlie Cowley: Toblat killed your father, and your classmates, and god knows who else, and he's gotta be stopped.
Derek Cowley: I think I'm gonna be sick.
Samantha 'Sam' Marche: That's it. Let's kill the sick bastard! Derek. Derek, are you with us?
Derek Cowley: I, uh, don't know about that, Sam.
Samantha 'Sam' Marche: Your step-dad killed those people! What don't you know?
Derek Cowley: You are talking about murder, Sam.
Samantha 'Sam' Marche: Damn straight.
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Crazy Credits

:SPOILER: After the end credits we see the supposedly dead beast moving his fingers. See more »

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References An American Werewolf in London (1981) See more »

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Mayfly
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Werewolfs one-liners
23 May 2007 | by (Finland) – See all my reviews

It's the Big Bad Wolf, and it has some "funny" phrases for it's victims. That's almost all you can say about this werewolf-flick. The main idea with the writers seems to have been the misleading start, which is a nice surprise, but after that the movie limps in a tarpit for a while, until the clihcé ending. Even though there's some innovative (but corny) scenes, it doesn't save the fact that it's not believable. It tries hard to be believable but f.e. the whole marriage abuse thing...c'mon. There is gore, and its good at times. There is a werewolf cracking black jokes. And there's teens in trouble. The plot is somewhat mediocre, and I can believe that the writers have worked it. But it always amazes me why they tend to forget the police forces from this kind of movies. And you'll understand what I mean if you watch this movie. Acting is at time to time good, but the main character is really, really one dimensional.

So 5 stars and thats because of two reasons. First of all, werewolf-movies are a rare breed in 21-century so i'm kind of supporting the fact that these are even made and second of all, the gore is fine.


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