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An adaptation of Angela Carter's fairy tales. Young Rosaleen dreams of a village in the dark woods, where Granny tells her cautionary tales in which innocent maidens are tempted by wolves who are hairy on the inside. As Rosaleen grows into womanhood, will the wolves come for her too?

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Directed by

Neil Jordan

Written by

Neil Jordan (Screenplay)
Angela Carter (Novel)

Runtime

95 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

Now, as then, ’tis simple truth: sweetest tongue has sharpest tooth

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Keywords

grandparent grandchild relations werewolf fairy tale fantastic world

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