RED RIDING HOOD, Drama/ thriller, rated M, opens today
Amanda Seyfried ( pictured) stars as the wide-eyed beautiful young Red Riding Hood, who in this updated version of the fairytale is torn between two men. In love with a brooding outsider ( Shiloh Fernandez), her parents have promised her to wealthy man ( Max Irons). As the young lovers prepare to run away together, their village is targeted by the neighbouring werewolf who, up until now, has been appeased by monthly animal sacrifices. Famed werewolf hunter Father Solomon ( Gary Oldman) arrives to help the village find and kill the beast, but he reveals that the werewolf could, by day, be any one of them.