"Wolfwalkers" is a 2020 animated fantasy adventure film directed by Tomm Moore and Ross Stewart.
The starring cast includes Honor Kneafsey, Eva Whittaker, Sean Bean, Tommy Tiernan, Simon McBurney, Jon Kenny, Maria Doyle Kennedy, John Morton, Paul Young, Nora Twomey and others.

Here are "Wolfwalkers" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Wolfwalkers movie?

Apple TV on Thursday, October 08, 2020 released the trailer for "Wolfwalkers" you can watch here:
Wolfwalkers - Official Trailer l Apple TV+.

Plot summary

What is Wolfwalkers movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Wolfwalkers" movie plot summary.

In Ireland in 1650 middle ages, the residents of the town of Scotland Kilkenny Roush are working to clear the nearby woods under orders from the authoritarian Lord Protector Oliver Cromwell (Simon McBurney), putting them at odds with a wolf pack. English hunter Bill Goodfellowe (Sean Bean), with his rebellious daughter Robyn (Honor Kneafsey), has been summoned to Kilkenny by the Lord Protector to exterminate the wolves. Wanting to help Bill, Robyn secretly follows him out of town with her pet falcon, Merlyn. After accidentally shooting Merlyn with her crossbow while trying to kill a wolf, Robyn watches a mysterious girl take him into the woods and follows them. Upon finding Merlyn, miraculously healed, a young wolf startles her into a trap. As the wolf frees Robyn, she tries to fight it, causing it to bite her. Merlyn and the wolf lead Robyn to the wolves' den, where she discovers the wolf is the same girl from earlier. The girl, Mebh, explains she is a "wolfwalker", whose spirit becomes a wolf when she sleeps. Robyn comes to befriend Mebh, and also learns that her dormant mother Moll's spirit has not yet returned in her search for a new home for their pack. Returning home, Robyn tries to convince Bill of the existence of wolfwalkers, but he scolds her for going into the forest instead.
The next morning, while working at the scullery by order of the Lord Protector, Robyn is drawn into his chambers by a mysterious voice coming from a concealed cage, but is ushered out by the head maid. That night, as she sleeps, Robyn discovers her soul has left her body and become a wolf as a result of Mebh's bite, thus turning her into a wolfwalker. Robyn returns to the woods where Mebh helps her get accustomed to her new form. Upon returning to Kilkenny, Robyn infiltrates the Lord Protector's manor. She finds Moll inside the cage, who tells Robyn that Mebh and the pack must leave the forest, as the Lord Protector is planning to burn it to wipe them out. The Lord Protector, seeking to restore control of the town, assures the townspeople he can tame the wolf he's captured, and by extension, nature itself. He ignores Robyn's pleas to let Moll go and demotes Bill to a foot soldier for failing to eliminate the wolves.


Who plays who in the Wolfwalkers movie?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Wolfwalkers" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Honor Kneafsey  as Robyn Goodfellowe a young apprentice hunter and Bill's daughter
Eva Whittaker  as Mebh Óg MacTíre an adventurous wolfwalker and Moll's daughter
Sean Bean  as Bill Goodfellowe a hunter and Robyn's father
Tommy Tiernan  as Seán Óg a woodcutter
Simon McBurney  as Oliver Cromwell "The Lord Protector"
Jon Kenny  as Stringy Woodcutter Ned
Maria Doyle Kennedy  as Moll MacTíre a wolfwalker, the leader of the wolf pack and Mebh's mother
John Morton  as Stumpy Woodcutter
Paul Young  as Sheep Farmer
Nora Twomey  as Bridget the head housekeeper of the Lord Protector's scullery
Oliver McGrath  as Street Children Ringleader Padraig
Niamh Moyles  as Fishmonger
Ben Andrews  as Soldier
Jerome Burelbach  as Soldier
Vince Drews  as Soldier
Seamus Greene  as Soldier / Additional Voices
Gilbert Johnston  as Soldier
Luke Mandie  as Soldier
Ian Sanderson  as Soldier
Jack Caldwell  as Street Children
Eoin Cleary  as Street Children
Marguerita Hanlon  as Street Children
Jacob Holden  as Street Children
Clare Keating  as Street Children
Orla Keating  as Street Children
Caolan Lucas  as Street Children (as Caolan Lulias)
Patrick McGrath  as Street Children
Daisy Moran  as Street Children
Dylan Muldowney  as Street Children
Mark O'Connell  as Street Children
Roisin O'Shea  as Street Children
Philip Brennan  as Additional Voices
Jim Carroll  as Additional Voices
Richie Cody  as Additional Voices
Brendan Corcoran  as Additional Voices
Michael Culleton  as Additional Voices
Sarah Doyle  as Additional Voices
Amy Dunne  as Additional Voices
Gilly Fogg  as Additional Voices
Jennifer Hughes  as Additional Voices
Michael McGrath  as Additional Voices
Ken McGuire  as Additional Voices
Desiree Meade  as Additional Voices
Graham Mills  as Additional Voices
Aoibhin Murphy  as Additional Voices
Mags Murphy  as Additional Voices
Aaron O'Dea  as Additional Voices
Cara O'Doherty  as Additional Voices
Aoife O'Neill  as Additional Voices
Jacqueline Purcell  as Additional Voices
Muireann Ryan  as Additional Voices
Alan Slattery  as Additional Voices
David Thompson  as Additional Voices
Eleanor Walsh  as Additional Voices

Release date

When is Wolfwalkers movie release date?

"Wolfwalkers" movie release date was scheduled to be on September 12, 2020 (TIFF, 2020 Toronto International Film Festival), on December 2, 2020 (Ireland), on December 4, 2020 (Ireland), on December 11, 2020 (Apple TV+) and on December 16, 2020 (France) distributing by Arthaus, Child Film, Folkets Bio, GKIDS, Haut et Court, Periscoop Film, Wildcard Distribution, Apple TV+, Shout! Factory, Toei Company and Value&Power Culture Communications.


What are Wolfwalkers filming details?

The duration of the film is 103 minutes. The film grossed over $229,041.

"Wolfwalkers" movie is rated "PG", according to the MPAA film rating system.


What are critics and audiences saying about Wolfwalkers movie?

"Wolfwalkers" movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 8.1/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 99/100.

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