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Product Overview

A mild-mannered book editor metamorphoses after he is bitten on the hand by wolf. With invigorated physical strength, heightened senses and other mysterious changes. He gets revenge on a scheming co-worker who tries to steal his job and his wife. He finds a new very beautiful love interest.


Studio Sony
SKU 40000049
UPC 043396711594
UPC 14 00043396711594
Format DVD
Release Date 8/1/2006
Rating Rating
Big Business
Love Triangle
Theatrical Release
Editors Note
Note When a mild-mannered, middle-aged book editor gets bitten by a wolf, it gives him a shot of confidence over younger colleagues, highly tuned senses and a few new lycanthropic appetites. Like a clever "New Yorker" cartoon, this urbane horror film satirizes middle age in New York's cutthroat social and business worlds.
Plot Summary
Summary The deposed editor-in-chief of an old, distinguished publishing firm, recently taken over by a multi-millionaire, corporate raider, is bitten by a wolf on a lonely stretch of road in Vermont the night of a full moon. As he slowly watches himself metamorphose into something lupine, he discovers that he has been betrayed by his most promising protege, his wife of 16 years has been unfaithful, and that he has fallen in love with the raider's beautiful, headstrong daughter. What follows is a series of grisly events that reaches a bloody and horrifying climax.
Premiere "...Coaxes satirical bite from the trio of Nicholson, [Spader and Pfeiffer]..." 02/01/1995 p.90
Rolling Stone "...Nicholson is amazing, finding humor and poignancy....A rapturous romantic thriller with a darkly comic subtext..." 07/14/1994 p.97-8
Sight and Sound "...The fun is waiting for the moment when the eyes glint, the teeth are bared, and Wolfman Jack makes his welcome entrance..." 09/01/1994 p.52
Entertainment Weekly "...Nicholson is thoroughly sympathetic...[and] even more compelling after a wolf bite brings out the animal instincts..." 01/13/1995 pp.68-9
Variety "...An intriguing thriller...Enjoyable for its humor and sophistication..." 06/13/1994
USA Today "...It's the most polished New York creep show since ROSEMARY'S BABY and the classiest film in six full moons..." -- 4 out of 4 stars 06/17/1994 p.1D
Los Angeles Times "...Invariably an actor to watch, Nicholson is adept and surprisingly low-key and subtle in many of the scenes....Nicholson and Pfeiffer play nicely together..." 06/17/1994 p.F2
Chicago Sun-Times "...The tone of the movie is steadfastly smart and literate....The movie looks great..." 06/17/1994 p.37
Mike Nichols
Jack Nicholson
Michelle Pfeiffer
Cast & Crew
Jack Nicholson - Star
Richard Jenkins - Star
Kate Nelligan - Star
Christopher Plummer - Star
Michelle Pfeiffer - Star
James Spader - Star
Ennio Morricone - Composer
Mike Nichols - Director
Technical Info
Original Release Date 1994
Catalog ID 71159
UPC 00043396711594
Number of Discs 1
Running Time 125 minutes
Color Color
Original Language English
Available Subtitles Korean, Spanish
Available Audio Tracks English [CC], English, French Dubbed, Spanish Dubbed
DVD, English, French, Dubbed, Korean, Subtitled, Spanish, Dubbed & Subtitled, Pan and Scan (TV Format), Widescreen, Aspect Ratio 1.85:1, Keep Case
Product Attributes
Actor Nicholson,Jack
Label Columbia/tri-Star
Music Format DVD
Video Format DVD

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