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Howling: New Moon Rising (1995)

R | | Horror | Video 24 October 1995
A number of brutal, werewolf-like slayings begin occurring in a small California town after the arrival of an unfamiliar motorcyclist.

Directors:

Clive Turner, Roger Nall (uncredited)

Writers:

Gary Brandner (novels), Clive Turner
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Ramsden John Ramsden ... Detective
Ernest Kester Ernest Kester ... Ernie
Clive Turner Clive Turner ... Ted Smith
John Huff John Huff ... Father John
Elizabeth Shé Elizabeth Shé ... Mary Lou
Jaqueline Armitage Jaqueline Armitage ... Jaqueline
Jim Lozano Jim Lozano ... Jim
Robert Morwell Robert Morwell ... Bob
Jim Brock Jim Brock ... Brock
Cheryl Allen Cheryl Allen ... Cheryl
Sally Harkham Sally Harkham ... Eveanne
Claude 'Pappy' Allen Claude 'Pappy' Allen ... Pappy
Harriet Allen Harriet Allen ... Harriet
Bonnie Lagassa Bonnie Lagassa ... Bonnie
Jack Holder Jack Holder ... Jack
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Storyline

Gary Brandner's horror novels come to life again in this sequel to "The Howling." A number of vicious murders occur in a small California town after a motorcycle-riding stranger arrives. The gruesome slayings look disturbingly like the work of a werewolf. Meanwhile, in another nearby town, police are hot on the trail of a killer they believe is a werewolf. This is "Howling" with a country-western angle. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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Somewhere Out There a New Terror is Breeding

Genres:

Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some language and horror violence | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 October 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Aullido VII See more »

Filming Locations:

Yucca Valley, California, USA

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Matrix Surround

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Is the first Howling sequel since Part II to make an attempt at continuity. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Mustachioed Man: Jesus Christ
Bearded Man with Shovel: Holy shit.
Balding Man in Suit: Mother of God.
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Crazy Credits

The events depicted in this town are fictitious. The characters depicted in Pioneer Town are real. See more »

Alternate Versions

In North America and Canada the opening title as well as the box art title is called The Howling: New Moon Rising. Outside North America and Canada the film was retitled Howling VII: Mystery Woman during the opening credits as well as on the DVD and VHS box art. See more »

Connections

Referenced in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Werewolves (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

No Temptation
Written by Robert Morwell (as Robert Mowell) and Bo Robertson
Performed by Robert Morwell (as Robert Mowell)
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The Worst Werewolf Of All Time
22 June 2003 | by jcholguinSee all my reviews

There have been many really bad films made and this one is in the top ten of all time. Lame dialog between an older detective and Father John. Most of the film we only see the werewolf on the prowl because the camera lens is red. Not until the end do we see a werewolf woman and the wolf mask, yes, it actually looks like a mask. The worst part of this film, if you can believe it, was the country music that was constantly playing. At one point, the crowd was asked if they wanted to hear "Pappy sing" and I felt like shouting "NO." This film probably should have been called "Pappy One," instead of anything to do with the Howling series. One second thought, Pappy was so bad, "Pappy Loses His Voice" would have been better.


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