• Ginger Snaps (2001)

Ginger Snaps

Release Date: October 26th, 2001

DVD Release Date: October 23rd, 2001

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

The story of two outcast sisters, Ginger (Katharine Isabelle) and Brigitte (Emily Perkins), in the mindless suburban town of Bailey Downs. On the night of Ginger's first period, she is savagely attacked by a wild creature. Ginger's wounds miraculously heal but something is not quite right. Now Brigitte must save her sister and save herself.

Cast: Emily Perkins, Katharine Isabelle, Kris Lemche, Mimi Rogers, Jesse Moss, Danielle Hampton, Peter Keleghan, John Bourgeois

Director: John Fawcett

Genres: Thriller , Horror

Production Co: Lions Gate Entertainment, Walter Pictures, Oddbod Productions Inc., TVA International, Copper Heart Entertainment

Distributors: UNAPIX Entertainment

Keywords: Murder , Survival , Mother , 2000s , Death , Sister , Transformation , Dark , Amusing , Growing up , Rescue

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    The best teenage werewolf movie ever made. show more

  • 75
    David SterrittChristian Science Monitor

    Isn't for everyone, but horror fans with strong stomachs will find it a memorable monsterfest that rarely loses its bite. show more

  • 50
    Jami BernardNew York Daily News

    It makes sly sense to link female hormonal bursts with the lunar cycle of the werewolf, but the movie's final act is the usual matted-fur chase. show more

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