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The Wolfman (2010)

Posted in movies with tags , on October 4, 2010 by adam

After so recently spending time with the original Wolf Man, it’s hard to find much to love about the 2010 remake, The Wolfman (though in its defense the new title totally wins at using compound words). It certainly does greater justice to the mythical beast than you get with things like True Blood, the Underworld series and those Twilight movies, which I swear I will one day get drunk enough to watch. In the end Wolfman is a fairly faithful and stylish update of a time-honored classic, doused in liberal quantities of blood and severed limbs. Sadly most of the efforts to augment the original story just tend to clutter the landscape and the whole thing runs about twenty minutes too long. Continue reading