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An American Werewolf in Paris (1997)

An American man unwittingly gets involved with French werewolves who have developed a serum allowing them to transform at will.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Andy McDermott
... Serafine Pigot
... Brad
... Chris
... Amy Finch
Pierre Cosso ... Claude
... Dr. Thierry Pigot
Tom Novembre ... Inspector LeDuc
... Chief Bonnet
Ben Salem Bouabdallah ... Detective Ben Bou
Serge Basso ... Officer with Flashlight
... Bouncer
Jochen Schneider ... Lycanthrope
... Lycanthrope
Hervé Sogne ... Lycanthrope
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Storyline

The daughter of the werewolf from AWIL is alive and living in Paris where her mother (from the first film) and stepfather are trying to overcome her lycanthropic disease. A trio of American tourists on a thrill seeking trip around Europe manage to stop her from plunging to her death from the top of the Eiffel tower and are embroiled in a horrific but often hilarious plot involving a secret society of werewolves based in the city and a drug which allows werewolves to change at any time... This time there's no need for a full moon... Written by Ben Jewitt <moribund.boy@mcmail.com>

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for werewolf/violence and gore, and for some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

25 December 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

American Werewolf 2  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$22,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,600,878, 28 December 1997, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$26,570,463
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

This was in development for 6 years. See more »

Goofs

On the train in the beginning, when Andy is looking at a map, the picture at the top of the map changes between shots. First, there's a little land and a lot of water at the top, then there's all land at the top. See more »

Quotes

Amy Fitch: Who do you have to sleep with to get a guy to have sex with you?
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Connections

Referenced in Big Wolf on Campus: The Bookmobile (1999) See more »

Soundtracks

If I Could (What I Would Do)
Written by Peter Daou and Vanessa Daou
Performed by Vanessa Daou
Courtesy of Krasnow Entertainment/MCA Records
Under License from Universal Music Special Markets
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So bad it you can't even laugh about it.
2 October 1998 | by See all my reviews

One of two movies I have actually thought about asking for money to stay until the end. Most movies have at least one thing that is worth staying for, even if it just to laugh at how bad it is. I never found it for this movie. Nothing was good, from the script, to the very bad effects. The worst movie I have ever seen.


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