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Jules   April 10, 2020   Leave a Comment Media / Article

The Invisible Man is not the only movie to give us a new take on a classic monster.

7. Wolf (1994)
Another critical dud whose reputation has grown with time, Wolf stars Jack Nicholson as a literary editor who, after a lycanthrope attack in rural Vermont, finds himself newly energized. When he learns that he’s been replaced by a younger executive (James Spader), his new animalistic urges begin to overtake him. Directed by Academy Award winner Mike Nichols (The Graduate), Wolf has a remarkable pedigree. Though it feels like a holdover from the “greed is good” 1980s, the film is a biting metaphor for the cutthroat nature of the corporate world that outfits the werewolf myth in sharp new duds.

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