MOVIEmeter
Top 5000
Up 543 this week

The Wolfman (2010)

5.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 82,219 users   Metascore: 43/100
Reviews: 424 user | 349 critic | 36 from Metacritic.com

Upon his return to his ancestral homeland, an American man is bitten, and subsequently cursed by, a werewolf.

Director:

Writers:

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

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 24 titles
created 26 Jan 2011
 
a list of 40 titles
created 06 Apr 2012
 
a list of 28 titles
created 09 May 2012
 
a list of 43 titles
created 06 Aug 2013
 
a list of 48 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Wolfman" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Wolfman (2010)

The Wolfman (2010) on IMDb 5.8/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Wolfman.

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Rite (2011)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

An American seminary student travels to Italy to take an exorcism course.

Director: Mikael Håfström
Stars: Colin O'Donoghue, Anthony Hopkins, Ciarán Hinds
The Wolf Man (1941)
Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A practical man returns to his homeland, is attacked by a creature of folklore, and infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist.

Director: George Waggner
Stars: Claude Rains, Warren William, Lon Chaney Jr.
Curiosity I (2009)
Short | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

On a quiet night, a young couple find themselves caught up in a nightmarish ordeal after they witness a murderer disposing of a body in this claustrophobic thriller staring Emily Blunt and Tom Riley.

Director: Toby Spanton
Stars: Emily Blunt, Tom Riley, Juliette James
Wild Target (2010)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A hitman tries to retire but a beautiful thief may change his plans.

Director: Jonathan Lynn
Stars: Bill Nighy, Emily Blunt, Rupert Grint
Irresistible (2006)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A wife and mother is consumed by the thought that her husband's co-worker is trying to win him away from her and their family.

Director: Ann Turner
Stars: Susan Sarandon, Sam Neill, Emily Blunt
Arthur Newman (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A story of a man who fakes his own death and assumes a new identity in order to escape his life, who then moves in with a woman who is also trying to leave her past behind.

Director: Dante Ariola
Stars: Colin Firth, Emily Blunt, Anne Heche
The Wolfman (2015)
Drama

The story of Marlowe Higgins, a lost soul who also happens to be a werewolf. For years he has struggled with his affliction, until he finds a way to use his unfortunate curse for good - he only kills the ones that really have it coming.

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
Mario Marin-Borquez ...
...
...
...
...
Malcolm Scates ...
...
Michael Cronin ...
...
...
Roger Frost ...
Edit

Storyline

Lawrence Talbot's childhood ended the night his mother died. His father sent him from the sleepy Victorian hamlet of Blackmoor to an insane asylum, then he goes to America. When his brother's fiancée, Gwen Conliffe, tracks him down to help find her missing love, Talbot returns to his father's estate to learn that his brother's mauled body has been found. Reunited with his estranged father, Lawrence sets out to find his brother's killer... and discovers a horrifying destiny for himself. Someone or something with brute strength and insatiable blood lust has been killing the villagers, and a suspicious Scotland Yard inspector named Aberline comes to investigate. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

werewolf | death | asylum | murder | blood | See All (198) »

Taglines:

Fear What Is Within See more »

Genres:

Drama | Horror | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for bloody horror violence and gore | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

| |  »

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

12 February 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El hombre lobo  »

Box Office

Budget:

$150,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£2,367,849 (UK) (12 February 2010)

Gross:

$61,937,495 (USA) (26 March 2010)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (unrated director's cut)

Sound Mix:

| |

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Robert Rodriguez described the long hair Benicio Del Toro used to play Jackie Boy in Sin City (2005) as "Wolf Man hair". See more »

Goofs

In Gwen's antique shop there is what seems to be a small replica of Auguste Rodin's "The Thinker," which was first created around 1902. However, upon closer inspection this statue, while sharing the same position as the Thinker, is dressed and notably less muscular than Rodin's statue. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
Lawrence Talbot: You have to leave.
Gwen Conliffe: What are you afraid of...?
See more »

Crazy Credits

The planet in the Universal logo glows white. See more »

Connections

Featured in Scream Awards 2010 (2010) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Boring, Boring & More Boring
12 February 2011 | by (São Paulo, Brazil) – See all my reviews

It has to be the most boring, tiresome, sleepy, predictable horror film of the past ten years. "The Wolfman" comes with no story, no thrills, no scary moments, and with some questionable technical aspects, but only the special effects and the wonderful makeup job by Rick Baker almost saved this film of being the worst in recent days. It doesn't have one interesting thing in it to make you thrilled, excited, moved, provoked by it. Nothing!

Time and time again I found myself blinking my eyes trying to stay awake while watching this worthless waste of space, money and time. I couldn't buy the idea of Benicio Del Toro dragged into that world, and not even Anthony Hopkins trying to imitate himself with a presence that reminded me of his wonderful role in "Bram Stoker's Dracula", and the fact is I'm tired of seeing reducing his career to be a starring role in special effects based movies when we all know he's better in things full of life like "Nixon", "The Remains Of the Day", "The Silence of the Lambs" and the list can go forever. But lately all he's been doing is things like this.

Joe Johnston made better things with "October's Sky", "Jurassic Park 3" (yes I like this!), and "Honey I Shrunk the Kids", but "The Wolfman" has nothing good to see, nothing original to show and it only wasted good actors and lots of money. Just in case you think this is a useless film it's not, it's a great suggestion for those with insomnia problems. After 15 minutes of watching you'll be sleeping, quietly, dreaming of great horror films you might have watched during your entire life that doesn't resemble this rotten thing. 2/10


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Really Underated mirabalw
Top ten reasons this movie flopped lunchbox0427
What's the point of being a werewolf anyway? afn
6.3? michael-colan
is it worth seeing the directors cut? xJBDx946
Please clarify what it takes to kill a werewolf khazmir
Discuss The Wolfman (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page