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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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Directors: John Hough, Clive Turner
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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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Things are about to get a little hairy.


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

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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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Anthony Waller: as the subway metro driver that is killed by the werewolf See more »

Goofs

When the werewolf jumps in front of the subway train, the woman in the purple top drops the same paper bag full of fruit twice. Once viewed from the side; once viewed head on. See more »

Quotes

Bouncer: [outside the Club Luna] Claude said no one is to be admitted once the door was locked.
Serafine: The full moon is rising; would you rather I remained out here with you?
Bouncer: Uh, no.
[opens the door and lets Serafine in, quickly locking the door behind her]
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Connections

References An American in Paris (1951) See more »

Soundtracks

Me Compassionate
Written by Jason Demetri, Heath Macintosh, Josh Moyer and Chal Boudreaux
Performed by Soak
Courtesy of RainMaker/Interscope 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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