Big Bad Wolves (2006)

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Big Bad Wolves (2006)

Four mobsters sit in a diner, late one night, and listen to a fifth explain to them that the fairytale "Little Red Riding Hood" is actually all about the importance of teaching children sex education. He then regales his captive audience with the 'authentic', 'uncensored' version of the tale where Red is sent off to see the Wise Woman Of The Woods (an unseen witch-like grandmother) who will teach her sex education because her own mother is too embarrassed. Because she enters the woods without learning the dangers that await her, she meets the Wolf - a handsome prince-like man who is secretly a shape-shifting man-eater. The rest of the tale plays out as per normal except the Woodcutter doesn't make his entrance (because he was added by the Brothers Grimm to facilitate a happy ending) and Red is raped and then ripped to pieces by the Wolf. The Gangsters wrap up their evening and, utterly depressed, get ready to leave when the storyteller quips: "Did I ever tell you what really went down...
New Zealand
IMDb  6.5 /10
Creators
Director Rajneel Singh
Writer Chris Kerr
Writer Rajneel Singh
Information
Release Date2006-07-14
Runtime13mins
GenreShort, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Content Rating
Awards
CompanyAfterglow Films, Awfully Grimm Productions, Black Umbrella Productions
CountryNew Zealand
LanguageEnglish
Mark Williams
Mark Williams
The Narrator
Brooke Petersen
Brooke Petersen
Little Red Riding Hood
The Wolf / Prince Charming
Gary Stalker
Gary Stalker
Bruno
Otis Frizzell
Otis Frizzell
Steve
David Stott
David Stott
Marlon
Russell Kirkby
Russell Kirkby
Franko
Sarah Dove
Sarah Dove
Red's Mother
Franchesca Higgins
Franchesca Higgins
Snow White
Jakob Grimm
Wilhelm Grimm
Sia Trokenheim
Sia Trokenheim
Waitress
Martin Ridley
Martin Ridley
Woodcutter