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Silly story and dialogue defang 'Wolves'
Silly story and dialogue defang 'Wolves'

Writer-director David Hayter revisits much-trod territory with wan results in "Wolves," a werewolf tale that quickly loses its initial bite. Swoopy-haired star Lucas Till makes for a credible young western-style hero, but even he's upended by the often silly, inconsistent story. When high school golden boy and teen wolf Cayden (Till) ends up attacking his girlfriend and killing his parents, he's forced to escape his hometown. A creepy fellow werewolf (John Pyper-Ferguson) directs Cayden to the bluntly named berg of Lupine Ridge, where the 18-year-old goes to learn more about his big bad self. But Lupine Ridge is a hotbed of danger as competing factions of werewolves...

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