Silver Bullet
Silver Bullet (1985)
Title: Silver Bullet
Directed by: Daniel Attias
Written by: Stephen King
Produced by: Dino De Laurentiis; Martha Schumacher
Music by: Jay Chattaway
Cinematography: Armando Nannuzzi
Edited by: Daniel Loewenthal
Distributed by: Dino De Laurentiis Company
Released: October 11th, 1985
Rating: R
Running time: 95 min.
Country: USA
Language: English
Budget: $7,000,000
Gross: $5,400,000

Silver Bullet is an American horror film of the werewolf subgenre. It is based on the 1983 novella Cycle of the Werewolf by famed horror author Stephen King. The film was directed by Daniel Attias and written by King. It was produced by Famous Films and the Dino De Laurentiis Company and released theatrically on October 11th, 1985. The movie stars Corey Haim, Gary Busey, Megan Follows and Everett McGill and centers on the life of a crippled young boy named Marty Coslaw who is tormented by a werewolf in the fictional town of Tarker's Mill, Maine.

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  • The film is alternatively known as Stephen King's Silver Bullet.
  • The tagline for this film is, "Whenever the moon is full... it comes back!"
  • The Silver Bullet: Original Motion Piture Soundtrack was released by Varese Sarabande in 1985 featuring the film score composed by Jay Chattaway.
  • Marty Coslaw is 11-years-old in the year 1976 while Jane is 15-years-old.

Production Edit

  • The movie was shot entirely in Wilmington, North Carolina. This could explain why so many of the cast members have southern accents even though the fictional town of Tarker's Mills is supposed to be located in Maine.

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Werewolf films

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