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The Wolfpack (2015)

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Confined in an apartment from a New York housing project, the six Angulo brothers learned everything they know about the world through watching films and spend their time reenacting their favorite movies with intricate homemade costumes.

Director:

Crystal Moselle
7 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Mukunda Angulo ... Self
Narayana Angulo ... Self
Susanne Angulo Susanne Angulo ... Self
Bhagavan Angulo ... Self
Jagadisa Angulo ... Self
Krsna Angulo ... Self
Oscar Angulo Oscar Angulo ... Self
Visnu Angulo Visnu Angulo ... Self
Chloe Pecorino Chloe Pecorino ... Self
Govinda Angulo ... Self
Ned Shatzer Ned Shatzer ... Self
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Storyline

Locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the Angulo brothers learn about the outside world through the films that they watch. Nicknamed, 'The Wolfpack,' the brothers spend their childhood reenacting their favorite films using elaborate homemade props and costumes. Their world is shaken up when one of the brothers decides to revisit the outside world and everything changes. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for language | See all certifications »
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Trivia

Tyler Hollinger a NYC based actor and comedian is seen briefly in the doc when Mukunda gets a job as a PA. See more »

Crazy Credits

After the ending credits have rolled, a wolf howls See more »

Connections

References Pulp Fiction (1994) See more »

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This Is Halloween
Written by Danny Elfman
Performed by The Citizens of Halloween Town
Published by Buena Vista Music Company
Courtesy of Walt Disney Records
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The Real Underground Filmmakers
11 April 2017 | by aciessiSee all my reviews

7 kids, one apartment, a lot of time on their hands, no experience with the outside world, all the movies they can watch. What you have is one peculiar documentary about perhaps the most interesting family I've ever seen in film. The film doesn't always give them the kind of star treatment they need, but director Crystal Moselle was just out of film school at the time, so let's not forget to grade this on a curve. Actually, the fact that she made this straight out of film school is a magnificent feat. The Wolfpack is fascinating, haunting, and hopeful. I felt for these 7 kids. I liked them, a lot. They are so sweet, and curious about the world, and they articulate it through the movies. You know, I relate to that so much. I for one, have lived through the movies as well, perhaps not as thoroughly as these guys, but when you have social anxiety as a child you tend to gravitate towards the make-believe. I loved these kids, I hated their father (even though he seemed to redeem himself at the end), and I wish them all the best of luck going forward. This documentary is GOOD.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 July 2015 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$43,920, 14 June 2015

Gross USA:

$1,301,696

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,414,140
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Dolby

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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