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Cursed (2005)



Critic Consensus: A predictable plot and cheesy special effects make Cursed a less-than-scary experience.

Movie Info

The team behind the Scream trilogy, director Wes Craven and screenwriter Kevin Williamson, present another entry in the teen-horror genre with Cursed. Starring Christina Ricci and Jesse Eisenberg, the film tells the story of two siblings who have to battle a werewolf that has been wreaking havoc on their neighbors, just as they learn that they might be marked with "the sign of the beast," and may become werewolves themselves. Along with Shannon Elizabeth and Judy Greer, Cursed also co-stars Dawson Creek alumnus Joshua Jackson, as well as R&B star Mya. -- (C) Rovimore
Rating: R (for horror violence/terror, some sexual references, nudity, language and a brief drug reference.)
Genre: Horror
Directed By:
Written By: Kevin Williamson
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On DVD: Jun 21, 2005
Dimension Films - Official Site


as Jenny
Judy Greer
as Joanie
as Zipper
Derek Mears
as Werewolf
Scott Baio
as Himself
Bobby Roger Poirier
as Office Worker
Lance Bass
as Himself
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Critic Reviews for Cursed

All Critics (100) | Top Critics (20)

Dumb werewolf movie may leave you feeling cursed.

Full Review… | January 1, 2011
Common Sense Media

This is "Scream" werewolf style...

Full Review… | April 29, 2009
Cinema Crazed

What can you say about a horror film when its spookiest cast member plays the innocent victim?

Full Review… | October 21, 2008

It really never deserved to be more than a quickie TV-movie on the WB, where it would've aired around Halloween and then faded into oblivion.

Full Review… | July 30, 2007

full review in Greek

Full Review… | October 3, 2006
Movies for the Masses

A procession of silly startlements: a sudden loud sound here, a mysterious hand creeping in there. This isn't scary, it's irritating. And then it's tiresome.

Full Review… | February 7, 2006

Audience Reviews for Cursed


Bringing nothing new to the werewolf film that hasn't been done before, i'm surprised at how much I enjoyed it. I really loved seeing Christina Ricci and Jesse Eisenberg together. They are a terrific acting pair and they are among the most positive aspects of the film. There's also a lot of good jokes and a few scary moments. Although not a classic werewolf film like Lon Chaney Jr's The Wolf Man that helped inspire it, Cursed is the best cheesy movie i've ever seen.

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Super Reviewer

I am actually not really a Christina Ricci fan nor werevolves Movie but this was not Bad.

Wahida K

Super Reviewer

Not the most exciting horror movie. Pretty dull in the first half, seriously considered switching it off, but decided to stick with it. Can't honestly say I am glad that I did, but it did pick up.
The cast is decent, especially Christina Ricci and Judy Greer, (she was actually pretty funny when she got going). I think this was meant to be funny more than scary, though quite honestly, it falls flat in both directions.

Nicki Marie

Super Reviewer

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