MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 7,228 this week

Dark Moon Rising (2009)

4.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.1/10 from 374 users  
Reviews: 6 user | 9 critic

Small-town girl meets mysterious drifter boy, they fall in love. Only in this case, the boy brings with him a family curse and unimaginable horror that rains hell upon the small town.

Director:

Writers:

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

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 38 titles
created 13 Nov 2011
 
a list of 291 titles
created 18 Dec 2011
 
a list of 1033 titles
created 05 Feb 2013
 
a list of 108 titles
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 595 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Dark Moon Rising (2009)

Dark Moon Rising (2009) on IMDb 4.1/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Dark Moon Rising.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Skorumpowani (2008)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

The plot is set in Dobaniewo a small town, where local gangster Cigar intends to replace the drugs on behalf of the policy of the Apostle. Killed in mysterious circumstances, the son of a ... See full summary »

Director: Jaroslaw Zamojda
Stars: Max Ryan, Olivier Gruner, Beata Scibakówna
Dry Run (2010)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Alone, on the run, and desperate to reach his next stopover by nightfall, a former criminal persuades an old friend to drive him.

Director: Aram Boyrazian
Stars: Max Ryan, Steph DuVall, Diora Baird
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

After Matthew Dragna inherits a rundown old casino from his deceased uncle, Matthew, his loyal girlfriend JJ, and several other friends decide to check the place out. Alas, the casino turns... See full summary »

Director: Charles Band
Stars: Wes Armstrong, Michael Berryman, Kristyn Green
Action | Drama | Thriller

Three soldiers are hired by a start-up private military company for a high dollar contract to rescue a man taken hostage in Beirut, Lebanon.

Directors: Christian Johnson, Christian Johnston
Stars: Max Ryan, Grant Masters, Lewis Alsamari
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Claustrophobic thriller about a team of vampire hunters who infiltrate a nest of undead to rescue one of their own.

Directors: Michael Roesch, Peter Scheerer
Stars: Victoria Pratt, Jason Connery, Ken Foree
Action | Crime | Drama

With a potent strain of pot sweeping the city of Chicago, DEA agent Lucy goes undercover in the rural town of Hickory to stop the drug production at its source.

Director: Tony Wash
Stars: Robert Z'Dar, Sid Haig, Joe Estevez
Zombex (2013)
Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  

As things are turning around for the city, people must face a disaster of epic proportions. They are dealing with the prospect of losing the people of New Orleans as they turn into the city's walking dead.

Director: Jesse Dayton
Stars: Lew Temple, David Christopher, Malcolm McDowell
Craven Marsh (2003)
Drama | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

This is the story of a Superhero that can't fly, a little girl who can't escape her abusive life and the realisation that heroism comes more from spirit than special powers.

Director: Ezna Sands
Stars: Max Ryan, Marta Gierszanin, Jack Ryan
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An aging out of work clown returns to his small hometown, resigned to spend the rest of his days in a drunken stupor. But when his passion for clowning is reawakened by the local amateur circus he finds his smile.

Director: Ward Roberts
Stars: Sid Haig, Richard Riehle, Hollis Resnik
Blackheart (1998)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Ray and Annette are a couple who scam, lie and seduce to get wealth from unspecting wealthy people.

Director: Dominic Shiach
Stars: Richard Grieco, Christopher Plummer, Fiona Loewi
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Harry, a world-weary career criminal masquerading as a priest, takes to the road with escaped convict Nate and his jailbait girlfriend Angel. Their only common bond is the vague promise of ... See full summary »

Director: Konstandino Kalarytis
Stars: Linden Ashby, Corbin Bernsen, Maria Conchita Alonso
Chadam (TV Series 2010)
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Stars: John Lanz, Jordan Van Vranken, Katey Sagal
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Bender / Darkman
...
Sheriff Sam Pantoja
...
...
Dan / Dan Creature
Ginny Weirick ...
Amy
...
...
Thibodeaux
...
Sunny
...
Nicole
Rikki Gagne ...
Stacy
...
Biker Bully / Darkman Creature (as Lee Anthony Tichon)
Alex Sell ...
Young Bender
Sarah Dropek ...
Young Girl
...
Jim
Dana Mennie ...
Earl
Edit

Storyline

Real love and fate collide in a small town girl's life as Amy falls in love with a mysterious drifter who brings with him a family curse and the unimaginable horror that follows. Bender, who shares the curse with his son, brings hell to Amy's small town. As Dan and Amy's love is put to the test, Thibodeaux, an ex-cop from another city who has witnessed Bender's lust for blood firsthand, Sam, the local sheriff and an ex homicide detective, and John, a local farmer and Amy's father, head for the ultimate showdown with Bender and the evil web of terror that he has drawn them all into. Written by Dana Mennie

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Love is a six letter word - "HORROR"


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for bloody violence, pervasive language and some sexual content | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 October 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Wolf Moon  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD release)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Horror icon Dee Wallace worked on the script to this film with writer/director Dana Mennie for over a year. After casting her in the role of Sam, Mennie replaced Wallace with Maria Conchita Alonso in the eleventh hour. See more »

Quotes

Nicole: What's your sign?
Darkman: Stop, that's my sign.
See more »

Crazy Credits

With the exception of the real Crazy Louis, this movie does not intend to depict any resemblance to persons real or fictional, living, mangled or dead. It's all completely ficticious. Seriously, we mean it. See more »

Soundtracks

Princess
Performed by Silverlode
Words and Music by Geoff Gibbons
Fourfathers Publishing Co.
SOCAN/BMI
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
twilight for the adults
10 May 2011 | by (Midian) – See all my reviews

When you put the line on your DVD sleeve "twilight meets ginger snaps" than you have put the cat with the milk. Immediately you will refer to Twilight and admit it, Twilight was a big insult to the genre. It had nothing to do with horror or vampires or werewolves. It was just a love story with a strange twist. And I must say that this flick is indeed the same story of Twilight but without the vampires. But it clocks in at around 2 hours and that's a bit too long as did the Twilight shite. It's all about a normal girl falling in love with a stranger who appears to be a werewolf. But not only that, there's another werewolf on the loose. This is Dana Minnie's first attempt to make a horror. Being the story a bit too lame it's good on the gory side. The bites and killings are indeed gory and the guys will be amused by some nudity. Based for me a bit too much on Twilight I would tear it down but due the gory bits I gave it a 3. It's not like Twilight for 5 or 6 year old ones, this is for teenager ready to take some red stuff and a lot of love story. The acting was okay and believable but the werewolves were a bit to much of CGI and you could see the use of blue key. If they only had the werewolves done with real effects in stead of CGI it would have been much better.


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

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Sid Haig's Pair of Six Shooters Fired 23 Times! attentionspike
Dark Moon website down??? plasticstamp
I get why people didn't like this but it worked for me. luxmissus
Discuss Dark Moon Rising (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?