Werewolf: The Beast Among Us

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  • R
  • 2012
  • 1 hr 33 min
  • 5.1  (6,038)

In the 2012 horror film Werewolf: The Beast Among Us, directed by Louis Morneau, a mysterious creature is terrorizing a small European village in the 19th century. The townspeople are convinced that a werewolf is responsible for the brutal attacks and they call upon the help of a group of skilled monster hunters, led by Charles (Ed Quinn), to track down the beast and put an end to its killing spree.

The movie introduces us to a group of monster hunters comprised of Charles, a veteran werewolf hunter with a troubled past, and his team including his protégé Daniel (Guy Wilson) and the talented scientist Eva (Rachel DiPillo). The team arrives in the village and begins to investigate the attacks, quickly realizing that they are dealing with a highly skilled and intelligent werewolf that is able to evade their every trap.

As the team continues their investigation, they discover that the werewolf is not just a beast, but a person with a twisted agenda. They become embroiled in the deadly game of cat and mouse with the werewolf, who seeks to turn his hunters into the hunted as he plans to unleash his terror upon the town.

As the story progresses, more secrets are revealed, and we learn about the tragic pasts of some of the characters, making this more than just a simple monster movie. The cast brings depth and complexities to their roles, with standout performances by Stephen Rea as the mysterious, enigmatic surgeon and Nia Peeples as the village healer who has a crucial role in the unfolding story.

The cinematography in the movie is top-notch, with the dark, foreboding atmosphere creating a palpable tension that keeps the audience on the edge of their seats. The monster design is also impressive, with the werewolf portrayed as a fierce, formidable foe that is both terrifying and awe-inspiring. The use of practical effects over CGI adds a visceral and tactile quality to the movie that makes the action feel more authentic.

One of the most enjoyable aspects of Werewolf: The Beast Among Us is that it doesn’t compromise on its dedication to classic horror elements while adding its own twists to the werewolf genre. The movie is filled with suspenseful set pieces, engaging character development moments, and a thrilling climax that keeps the audience captivated till the very end.

Although Werewolf: The Beast Among Us is an entertaining horror movie, it's not without its flaws. The pacing can be uneven, with some pacing issues and a few sudden turns in the story that can be jarring for some viewers. Additionally, some of the action sequences are rushed and could have been more fully developed.

That being said, Werewolf: The Beast Among Us stands out as an entertaining and engaging horror film that is likely to appeal to fans of the genre. The movie brings a fresh take to the werewolf trope, with strong performances from its cast, great cinematography, and memorable monster design. If you’re looking for a fun and suspenseful werewolf movie that pays homage to classic horror while adding its own unique spin, this is definitely worth checking out.

Werewolf: The Beast Among Us is a 2012 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 33 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.1.

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    5.1  (6,038)