Ginger Snaps

Ginger Snaps

Directed by John Fawcett

Two death-obsessed sisters, outcasts in their suburban neighborhood, must deal with the tragic consequences when one of them is bitten by a deadly werewolf. Morbid and singular in their small town, Brigitte and Ginger vow to live and die together, but when Ginger is attacked by a werewolf, she grows detached from her sister and embraces a vicious new lifestyle. Written by Karen Walton and directed by ORPHAN BLACK creator John Fawcett, GINGER SNAPS packs dark, affecting themes of family, feminism and oncoming womanhood into a grisly creature feature. A favorite upon release, GINGER SNAPS only grows more ferocious with age, as it takes its rightful place as one of our great werewolf stories. Contains strong language, violence and gore.

Two outcast sisters must deal with the tragic consequences when one of them is bitten by a werewolf.

Cast: Emily Perkins, Katharine Isabelle, Kris Lemche

Member Reviews

I did not think i would like this movie but it was definitely a pleasant surprise!

Bonesy
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7 hours ago

One of the best films ever made.

WolfGnards
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20 hours ago

I love this movie. It's horror, but also gives good feminist commentary.

slasherdyke
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2 days ago

My favorite entry in the werewolf movie subgenre of horror. It's meta, it has a feminist commentary, but it doesn't take itself *too* seriously or sacrifice in the horror/drama/gore department to make its point. You'll laugh, you'll jump, and you may even cry when all is said and done. Two severed thumbs way way up.

BillieK
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6 days ago

Gets better every time I watch it. Highly recommend the Scream Factory blu-ray/DVD release for the commentaries by the director and writer that highlight storytelling techniques and thematic nuances.

cmk
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8 days ago