AMC Odeon Cinemas Manchester in partnership with Grimmfest are back with a new horror film event, an epic werewolf movie marathon bringing over six and a half hours of clawed classics to the big screen.
The event takes place Saturday 24th February with single movie tickets available for £7.00 per movie, or £20 for a full day pass. You can pick up the complete pass here or single movie passes below.
4.30pm: AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON (97 mins)
Two American college students are backpacking across the Yorkshire Moors when a mysterious unknown animal attacks them. One is killed, the other survives with a bite. The local townspeople are unwilling to acknowledge the truth about the creature. The surviving student is plagued with horrible nightmares of his mutilated friend, who warns him that he is becoming a werewolf.
6.50pm: DOG SOLDIERS (105 mins)
A British squad is sent on a training mission to the Highlands of Scotland. Ignoring the childish “campfire” stories heard about the area, they push on with their mission until coming across the bloody remains of another squad. With two mortally wounded men, they make their escape with the help of zoologist Megan. What started as a routine training mission turns into a battle for their lives against the most unlikely enemies they could have expected – werewolves.
9.00pm: THE HOWLING (91 mins)
In Los Angeles, TV journalist Karen White aids the police in their investigation of serial killer Eddie Quist. Eddie is shot by officers, but Karen is left traumatised after the encounter. Her doctor recommends that she attend an isolated psychiatric retreat, the “Colony”, but it soon becomes clear that the other residents are not what they seem. After nights of being tormented by unearthly cries, Karen ventures into the forest and makes a terrifying discovery.
11.00pm: ANOTHER WOLFCOP (82 mins) – North West premiere
Alcoholic werewolf cop Lou Garou is back in this outrageous comedy-horror sequel to 2014’s cult favourite WolfCop. Lou’s liquor-fuelled lunar outbursts are seriously testing his relationship with his partner, an old friend has mysteriously reappeared with a bizarre secret to share, and a villainous entrepreneur looking to transform the town has set up a nefarious new venture.