Why did Universal mis-handle their reboot of their classic monsters? Wasted opportunity.
almost 2 years
Love this movie. Just the right mix of gore, romance and action.
over 4 years
Not great, but for a weekend rental, with the lights off & a bowl of popcorn, it's not bad
over 6 years
Very disappointed. I think my expectations were just too high.
over 6 years
I actually really enjoyed this modern version of the B-movie classic. It had a neat vibe.
almost 7 years
Got a bit repetative... Its like a copy of a basic tail... man gets bitten by wolf the end
The Wolfman is a 2010 American remake of the 1941 classic werewolf horror film of the same name. This film's second half was significantly altered and expanded from the original film's plot. Directed by Joe Johnston, the film stars Benicio del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt and Hugo Weaving. It was released on February 10, 2010 in France and in the United States on February 12, 2010.
While receiving mostly mixed reviews by critics, the film grossed more than $140 million worldwide and found more success in DVD/Blu-ray sales and won an Academy Award for Best Makeup.
The film opens as the elderly gypsy, Maleva (Geraldine Chaplin), recites an old rhyme:
In 1891, Ben Talbot (Simon Merrells) is confronted by a ultrahuman wolf-like creature in the Blackmoor woods. He tries to escape, but is mauled and killed by the beast.
Gwen Conliffe (Emily Blunt), Ben's fiancée, has contacted his brother, Lawrence Talbot (Benicio del Toro), the world-renowned Shakespearean actor, saying that Ben...