Tag Archives: 2002

Dog Soldiers (2002)

3 Oct

I'll confess: My heart leaped for joy and I made a squeaky little happy noise when I realized I was getting REAL LIVE werewolves and not CGI cartoons.

As much as I love a good vampire, zombie or werewolf flick, it’s easy to feel like the monster movie genre has nothing new to offer. Which is precisely why a film like Neil Marshall’s “Dog Soldiers” stands out. As the writer-director himself said, it’s a soldier film with werewolves in it, and not the other way around. It turns out that subtle difference in philosophy pays off big for audiences. Continue reading