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A highly respected Disney+ project from the MCU is being re-released in a groundbreaking way, giving fans a fresh perspective.
In late 2022, Gael Garcia Bernal portrayed Jack Russell/Werewolf by Night in a Marvel Studios Special Presentation.
This special quickly became a fan favorite in the history of the MCU, with positive reviews from critics, particularly for its use of black-and-white footage and practical effects that harkened back to the golden age of horror cinema.
MCU Disney+ Entry Coming Back for New Release
Marvel Studios has officially announced that the MCU’s inaugural Special Presentation, Werewolf by Night, will be returning to Disney+ in color on October 20th.
The new version will be aptly named Werewolf by Night in Color. Originally released on October 7th, 2022, the project was the first-ever in the MCU to feature predominantly black-and-white footage, with only the final moments in color.
Will Werewolf by Night Gain New Life on Disney+?
Disney has a history of re-releasing its top projects, such as Ms. Marvel, which has gained new life through theatrical releases and streaming services.
Star Wars also followed suit by showing Episode 5 of Ahsoka in theaters across the USA, which was one of the best-reviewed Star Wars entries in recent memory. Director Michael Giacchino’s work on Werewolf by Night resonated deeply with fans, making it unsurprising that Disney and Marvel are bringing it back in a new format.
This re-release will showcase the intricate details of the practical costuming and VFX practices that brought the project to life, highlighting Marvel’s unique efforts.
While it remains unknown where Werewolf by Night will appear in future entries, its first Disney+ special will serve as a reminder of the exciting future that the MCU has in store.
Werewolf by Night in Color will premiere on Disney+ on October 20.