TITLE: The Company of Wolves
YEAR RELEASED: 1984
DIRECTOR: Neil Jordan
CAST: Sarah Patterson, Angela Lansbury, Stephen Rea, David Warner
PLOT: A modern reworking of the Little Red Riding Hood tale with the Big Bad Wolf much badder than ever before.
MORAL OF THE STORY: Some fairytales are too scary for children.
FUN FACT: Andy Warhol was originally cast as the Devil but wouldn’t leave New York, so the role went to Terence Stamp
140-WORD MINI REVIEW: Atmospheric with lots of symbolism, The Company of Wolves is thinking person’s horror with cool lycanthrope transformation “from within” scene