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After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a newswoman is sent to a rehabilitation center whose inhabitants may not be what they seem.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1981-01-21

Runtime 91 minutes

Budget $1m

Revenue $18m


TMDB 6.6


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queer-giraffe shared a tip "Joe Dante directing a John Sayles script with Rob Bottin SFX... unfairly underappreciated because of that other werewolf flick😉"

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arleisha_strauder shared a tip "Classic! Great Werewolf movie"

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ivette_baez shared a tip "Great special effects."

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carri_bop shared a tip "Perfectly cheezy! Dee Wallace is very well cast in this kitschy werewolf thriller."

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jim_carr shared a tip "One of the best werewolf movies"

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mskjersey shared a tip "Quintessential werewolf film."

tom_moeckel_9755 shared a tip "Their bite is worse than their bark"

bree_2055 shared a tip "Impressive effects!"

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