Wolfen is a 1981 horror film, and an adaptation of Whitley Strieber's 1978 novel The Wolfen. Directed by Michael Wadleigh, the film stars Albert Finney, Diane Venora, Gregory Hines and Edward James Olmos. NYPD Captain Dewey Wilson is assigned to solve a bizarre string of violent murders after high-profile magnate Christopher Van der Veer , his wife, and his bodyguard are slain in Battery Park. Executive Security, Van der Veer's client, prefers to blame the murders on terrorists, but knowing that the victim's bodyguard was a 300 pound Haitian with voodoo ties makes Wilson skeptical. At the...
|Release date:||July 24, 1981|
|Directed by:||Michael Wadleigh|
|Music by:||James Horner|
|Screenplay by:||Michael Wadleigh, Eric Roth, David Eyre|
|Adapted from:||The Wolfen|