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101 Dalmatians (1961)
"One Hundred and One Dalmatians" (original title)

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When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Pongo (voice)
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Colonel / Jasper (voice)
Betty Lou Gerson ...
Cruella De Vil / Miss Birdwell (voice)
Martha Wentworth ...
Nanny / Queenie / Lucy (voice)
Ben Wright ...
Roger (voice)
Cate Bauer ...
Perdita (voice)
David Frankham ...
Sgt. Tibs (voice) (as Dave Frankham)
Frederick Worlock ...
Horace / Inspector Craven (voice) (as Fred Worlock)
Lisa Davis ...
Anita (voice)
Tom Conway ...
Quizmaster / Collie (voice)
Tudor Owen ...
Towser (voice)
George Pelling ...
Danny (voice)
Ramsay Hill ...
Television Announcer / Labrador (voice)
Sylvia Marriott ...
(voice)
Queenie Leonard ...
Princess (voice)
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Storyline

Pongo and Perdita have a litter of 15 puppies. Cruella De Vil takes a fancy to the pups, and wants to get hold of them, as well as more pups, to make herself a lovely dalmatian skin coat... Cruella hires some thugs to kidnap the pups and hold them at her mansion. Will Pongo and Perdita find them in time ? Written by Colin Tinto <cst@imdb.com>

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dalmatian | puppy | dog | wedding | cat | See more »

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The Canine Caper of the Century [1979 re-release] See more »


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Release Date:

25 January 1961 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

101 Dalmatians  »

Box Office

Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$153,000,000 (USA)
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Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound Recording)| (1979 re-issue)

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(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

In the book, Roger is not a struggling composer but a financial wizard who helped wipe out Britain's national debt. See more »

Goofs

In the park, Roger is dragged away from the park bench where his hat is sitting, but is shown wearing it seconds later. See more »

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[first lines]
Pongo: My story begins in London, not so very long ago. And yet so much has happened since then, that it seems more like an eternity.
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Disney Brings Us Another Fabulous Animated Movie!
31 May 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This film is yet another one that I saw an extremely long time ago, and now I am going to critique it. In my opinion, Walt Disney and Company bring us another fabulous animated movie that is absolutely funny and hysterical, 101 Dalmations! I recall that I was just laughing, laughing, and laughing at this movie the first time that I saw it, I mean that this film is really hysterical, and that means that it is filled with a very large amount of laughs! In my opinion, this is another one of the greatest animated movies that I have ever seen in my whole life, and that is really saying a lot because I have seen a lot of really great animated feature films since I was a very little kid! Not only is this film one of the greatest animated feature films, but it is also one of my all time favorite animated feature films!

Now I am going to say some pros, I have no cons, but pros. This film has got a lot of what a really great animated feature film like this one has got, it has got some great voices, great animation, and great everything! I have nothing that I can say that is not in this remarkable movies favor, and because I have nothing to say that is not in this movies favor, it is therefore a perfect movie! This really is a perfect movie, it is absolutely funny, exciting in a lot of parts, and overall is a very remarkable film that it an extraordinarily good time!

This just might be a little pointless of me to say, but I really advise that you see this movie if you haven't, because like I was, you are going to be laughing yourself silly! You are probably going to think that this is one of the greatest animated feature films that you have ever seen, so overall, this film is a must see movie that you are going to enjoy!

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