The Wolfman is a 2010 American horror film and a remake of the 1941 film of the same name. The film is directed by Joe Johnston, with a screenplay by Andrew Kevin Walker and David Self, and creature make-up effects by Rick Baker and stars Benicio del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt, Hugo Weaving, and Geraldine Chaplin. Baker and make-up effects supervisor Dave Elsey won the Academy Award for Best Makeup at the 83rd Academy Awards. Acclaimed director Mark Romanek was originally attached to direct the film but later dropped out due to creative differences and Joe Johnston was hired shortly after.
The film was released in the United States on February 12, 2010, grossing $61 million domestically and $139 million worldwide against a $150 million budget.