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Howling V: The Rebirth (1989)

A group of strangers visit an ancient Hungarian castle and bring along a werewolf.

Director:

Neal Sundstrom (as Neal Sundström)

Writers:

Gary Brandner (novels), Freddie Rowe | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Phil Davis ... Count Istvan (as Philip Davis)
Victoria Catlin ... Dr. Catherine Peake
Elizabeth Shé Elizabeth Shé ... Marylou Summers
Ben Cole Ben Cole ... David Gillespie
William Shockley ... Richard Hamilton
Mark Sivertsen ... Jonathan Lane
Stephanie Faulkner Stephanie Faulkner ... Gail Cameron
Mary Stavin ... Anna
Clive Turner Clive Turner ... Ray Price
Nigel Triffitt Nigel Triffitt ... Professor
Jill Pearson Jill Pearson ... Eleanor
József Madaras József Madaras ... Peter (as Joszef Madaras)
Renáta Szatler Renáta Szatler ... Susan
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Storyline

When a group of people from different walks of life converge in a Hungarian castle situated in Budapest which has been sealed for 500 years, they bring with them a werewolf which slowly begins to cut their numbers down. The movie is The Howling a la Agatha Christie's Ten Little Indians. Written by B.H. Yasuda <byasuda@chat.carleton.ca>

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werewolf | castle | sequel | axe | spear | See All (38) »

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The Beast Returns See more »

Genres:

Horror

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English | Hungarian

Release Date:

22 February 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Howling V See more »

Filming Locations:

Hungary

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Despite the fact that this film states "Based on the novels 'The Howling I, II, and III' written by Gary Brandner", this film is in no way based on any of those novels, and is a sequel to the earlier Howling films in name only. See more »

Goofs

During most of the outdoor shots of the castle during the blizzard, strong winds can be heard whistling about, but the snow is falling nearly vertically. See more »

Quotes

Peter: There is an ancient Hungarian proverb: "Check the one who looks innocent!"
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Not Bad (for a Howling movie)
27 May 2001 | by Cody UsherSee all my reviews

Howling V is my favorite so far out of all the Howling movies. However, that doesn't mean this is a good film. The acting is pretty bad and the effects are absolutely horrid, but the plot is decent enough to make it tolerable. This one, the original Howling, and Howling IV are the only ones worth watching out of the first 5 flicks. The Howling series is really really bad. Only true horror fanatics would be interested in them at all. The only worse horror series i have encountered is the Children of the Corn series. Howling V is pretty predictible and the characters aren't killed off fast enough, so it moves kind of slowly. The music played after each death is annoying too. Recommended for Horror/Werewolf fans. Rating 4 of 10.


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