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Red Riding Hood (2011)

PG-13 | | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery | 11 March 2011 (USA)
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Set in a medieval village that is haunted by a werewolf, a young girl falls for an orphaned woodcutter, much to her family's displeasure.
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Valerie (Seyfried) is a beautiful young woman torn between two men. She is in love with a brooding outsider, Peter (Fernandez), but her parents have arranged for her to marry the wealthy Henry (Irons). Unwilling to lose each other, Valerie and Peter are planning to run away together when they learn that Valerie's older sister has been killed by the werewolf that prowls the dark forest surrounding their village. For years, the people have maintained an uneasy truce with the beast, offering the creature a monthly animal sacrifice. But under a blood red moon, the wolf has upped the stakes by taking a human life. Hungry for revenge, the people call on famed werewolf hunter, Father Solomon (Oldman), to help them kill the wolf. But Solomon's arrival brings unintended consequences as he warns that the wolf, who takes human form by day, could be any one of them. As the death toll rises with each moon, Valerie begins to suspect that the werewolf could be someone she loves. As panic grips the ... Written by Warner Bros. Pictures

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence and creature terror, and some sensuality | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

11 March 2011 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Girl with the Red Riding Hood  »

Box Office


$42,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$14,005,335 (USA) (11 March 2011)


$37,652,565 (USA) (20 May 2011)

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Technical Specs


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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Shipped to theaters under the code name "Fangs of Affection". See more »


It was settled very early in the movie that the wolf is one of the villagers which means he could walk around the square in his human form and find out all the hidingd where Father Solomon's men are setting up as well as knowing that Valery was used as bait. Yet, he showed up like he didn't know anything at all. See more »


Suzette: If you love her, you'll let her go.
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Crazy Credits

After the credits a werewolf suddenly appears and lunges at the camera See more »


Version of The Outrage (1964) See more »


Just A Fragment Of You
Written and Produced by Anthony Gonzalez and Brian Reitzell
Performed by Anthony Gonzalez and Brian Reitzell
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User Reviews

Ruined our Saturday night
11 February 2012 | by (California) – See all my reviews

Don't rent the DVD. Warner Bros/Appian/Random must have taken a queue from Disney because you can not skip past the all the promotional krap at the beginning of the DVD. And there's a lot of it. After eleven minutes of watching this drivel (think of the brain cleansing scene in "Clockwork Orange") we got so pi**ed off we didn't even want to watch the movie. So we popped the DVD out went back to regular TV.

These guys must think we're so desperate to watch their high-art film that we're willing to sit through teen movie trailers, advertisements for some sort of frequent buyer program (don't know what it was about, we had the sound turned off), and then an homage to film history.

I'm not watching, buying or renting any more krap from Warner/Appian/Random Films.

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