Werewolf by Night, the Marvel Studios special, lights up Disney+ with color this October and also marks its debut on Hulu in its original version
The wait is over fans from Marvel: Werewolf by Night will be painted in full color on Disney+ this fall. Specifically, the October 20, 2023 The special Marvel Studios Presents the Special: Werewolf By Night will be released on the popular streaming platform. According to Disney’s official announcement, The plot is set on a dark and gloomy night where a mysterious group of monster hunters meet in the fearsome Bloodstone Temple after the death of their leader.
The synopsis and its connection with classic horror
The narrative is immersed in a mysterious and chilling context. During a peculiar tribute to their leader’s life, the participants are involved in a deadly competition in search of a powerful relic. This event culminates in a face-to-face confrontation with a fearsome monster. The special, inspired by horror films of the 30s and 40sseeks to evoke feelings of suspense and terror, introducing us to a new corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
On the other hand, Marvel also shared news about the original black and white version of Werewolf by Night, which will make its first appearance on Hulu September 15, 2023. According to a tweet from Marvel Studios, it will be available on Hulu until October 31, 2023.
Behind the scenes
Directed by Michele Gioacchinothis piece originally premiered on Disney+ on October 7, 2022. Based on the character created by legendary figures such as Roy Thomas, Jeanie Thomas, Gerry Conway and Mike Ploog, who made his first appearance in 1972’s “Marvel Spotlight #2” , the show has a script by Heather Quinn and Peter Cameron.
The cast is made up of Gaël Garcia Bernal, as Jack Russell, Laura Donnelly as Elsa Bloodstone, Harriet Sansom Harris as Verussa Bloodstone, and Carey Jones as Man-Thing. We also feature performances by Kirk R. Thatcher, Eugenie Bondurant, Leonardo Nam, and Daniel J. Watts as monster hunters.
In short, Werewolf by Night in Color promises to deliver followers of Marvel with bated breath. Mark your calendars for the October 20th and prepare for an unprecedented cinematic experience on Disney+ with this special that has earned the respect of many viewers.
Marvel Horror Comics: A Dark Journey Beyond Superheroes
Even Marvel Comics, known worldwide for its iconic superheroes, has immersed its readers in the dark depths of horror over the years. These comics offer a disturbing contrast to the usual adventures of the Marvel universe.
1. Morbius, the Living Vampire: Michael Morbius, a scientist who, after a failed experiment, transforms into a vampire with an insatiable thirst for blood.
2. Dracula’s Tomb: Starring Count Dracula, this comic mixes vampire myth with the modern world, featuring battles with hunters like Blade.
3. Man-Thing: The swamp creature, whose appearance is the result of chemical and mystical experiments, is the guardian of the Nexus of All Realities.
4. Werewolf at night: The tragedy of Jack Russell, a man who, after being bitten, transforms into a wolf during full moon nights.
5. Ghost Rider: The spirit of vengeance, a motorcyclist who, after making a pact with the devil, seeks fiery justice.
These horror gems offer a different and terrifying take on the Marvel Universe, proving that it’s not all heroism and capes.