Skinwalkers Synopsis
A 12-year-old boy and his mom are terrorized by two packs of battling werewolves.
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

A Canadian-made werewolf thriller, Skinwalkers occasionally rises above its station as a standard-issue horror flick to deliver some...
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TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Adds little to the annals of werewolf lore. But it's briskly paced and features a couple of clever twists on genre conventions.
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40

Los Angeles Times

There's a lot that remains unclear about the powers and abilities of the creatures in Skinwalkers, largely robbing the film of tension as...
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L.A. Weekly

By Chuck Wilson
The only thing more boring than a vampire with moral issues about biting people in the neck is a werewolf who’d rather become fully human...
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40

Variety

By Joe Leydon
Plays more like '70s drive-in fare than a monster mash of recent vintage.
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38

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Watching the movie is a little like picking up issue #42 of a comic book after you've skipped the first 41: There's an entire back story...
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38

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
It stands alongside this year's other werewolf disaster, "Blood and Chocolate," in illustrating why the moon should set on the werewolf...
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30

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
A thoroughly undistinguished addition to a genre that probably reached its peak a quarter-century ago with "An American Werewolf in London."
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The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
Yawningly directed by Jim Isaac, Skinwalkers is a slavering mess that buries its clunky addiction metaphor beneath a welter of genre...
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Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
Shapeshifters-lite. Fangs but no fangs.
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Two Precious Hours Lost Forever

By gmendez497
I understand that a lot of hard work goes into movie making, but when I voluntarily give up my time to watch a film I expect to walk away and say to myself ”It wasn't that bad". In this case it was....

Wolves come out at night.

By daemynsully
An Alter beast horror film. A more interesting down to earth style of werewolves. Gun fights and hot girls. Looks like a fun time....

Two words...

By ElizaCortez
Jason Behr! Enough said! He's hot AND talented! Plus, werewolves are timeless and cool....

SKin Walkers

By Bianca0412
This movie looks like a must see for all horror and sci fi lovers alike...

Bark at the moon

By blue knight
Werewolve's movie's are always cool so will this one , it's rock n roll time....

Above average werewolf yarn

By radbax
This was an imaginative new take on an old legend. The story adds new elements to the cause of Werewolfdom and a nice Werewolf messiah twist to the story. If you liked the underworld series...

skin walkers

By bday
a great werewolf movie since underworld a nonstop joy ride a great storyline great cast and great transformation scene's rick backer would be proud....

Cool Creatures

By hotrod32
Great creatures, cool characters, a real story , AND Rhona Mitra.. what's not to like? Check it out!...

Skinwalkers

By moviebabe_49
Great Movie. Not just another horror film, but a real story with good characters. Scary and fun. Note to other reviewer....WINDTALKER is the American Indian storytelling film and book, not...

its wild

By jonas56
.....like my *****...

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For intense sequences of violence and action, some sexual material and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 14+ Silly werewolf tale is violent but boring.
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