5.8/10
361
3 user

Pelle Svanslös i Amerikatt (1985)

Pelle is a cat who was born without a proper tail. He compensates this by studying hard and, much to the dismay of his archrival Måns, receives a fancy degree very few cats in Sweden have ... See full summary »

Writers:

(book), (screenplay)
Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Peter-No-Tail (1981)
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Pelle is a cat who was born without a proper tail. He is taken care of by a family living in Uppsala. Without a tail, he becomes the talk of the town among the other cats, and especially ... See full summary »

Directors: Jan Gissberg, Stig Lasseby
Stars: Mats Åhlfeldt, Ewa Fröling, Ernst-Hugo Järegård
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Pimple-faced youth becomes a modern day Robin Hood on Christmas Eve.

Director: Per Åhlin
Stars: Tage Danielsson, Per Andrén, Marianne Stjernqvist
Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Rasmus lives at an orphanage. He's OK, but wants a mom and a dad, and from time to time some comes to find a child, but they always chose little girls curls. Rasmus realizes he has to run away and find parents himself.

Director: Olle Hellbom
Stars: Allan Edwall, Erik Lindgren, Jarl Kulle
Pelle Svanslös (TV Series 1997)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Stars: Björn Kjellman, Christer Fant, Leif Andrée
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The Moomins set sail for the Riviera, where, after a journey fraught with storms and desert island dangers, Snorkmaiden is dazzled by the attentions of a playboy and Moomin learns that jealousy's sting is the most painful of all.

Directors: Xavier Picard, Hanna Hemilä
Stars: Maria Sid, Russell Tovey, Mats Långbacka
Animation | Family | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

When a ship sinks during a storm, a slave from the industrial island of Plutonia is washed up on the beaches of paradise island Melonia, where the "all-powerful" wizard Prospero and his strange friends reside.

Director: Per Åhlin
Stars: Allan Edwall, Robyn Carlsson, Olle Sarri
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Director: Mikael Ekman
Stars: Björn Kjellman, Cecilia Ljung, Christer Fant
Rasmus på luffen (TV Mini-Series 1986)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Rasmus, an orphan who lives at an orphanage with several children and his friend Gunnar. Rasmus and Gunnar is planing there escape to live there own lives. Only Rasmus succeeds. He pairs up... See full summary »

Stars: Allan Edwall, Erik Lindgren, Lars Amble
Vägen till Gyllenblå! (1985–1986)
Family | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Two children bring back laughter to the planet Gyllenblå, where it has been extinguished.

Stars: Maria Tornlund, Sven-Erik Vikström, Christina Carlwind
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Two swindlers get their hands on a map to the fabled city of gold, El Dorado.

Directors: Bibo Bergeron, Don Paul, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh, Rosie Perez
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Alice stumbles into the world of Wonderland. Will she get home? Not if the Queen of Hearts has her way.

Directors: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Kathryn Beaumont, Ed Wynn, Richard Haydn
Brother Bear (2003)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

When a young Inuit hunter needlessly kills a bear, he is magically changed into a bear himself as punishment with a talkative cub being his only guide to changing back.

Directors: Aaron Blaise, Robert Walker
Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Jeremy Suarez, Rick Moranis
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Erik Lindgren ...
Pelle Svanslös (voice)
Ernst-Hugo Järegård ...
Elake Måns (voice)
Ewa Fröling ...
Maja Gräddnos (voice)
Björn Gustafson ...
Bull (voice)
Carl Billquist ...
Bill (voice)
Eddie Axberg ...
Råtta (voice)
Lena-Pia Bernhardsson ...
Nils Eklund ...
Rickard från Rickomberga (voice)
Charlie Elvegård ...
Laban från Observatorielunden (voice)
Åke Lagergren ...
Hans Lindgren ...
(voice)
Gunilla Norling ...
Frida (voice)
Jan Nygren ...
(voice)
Agneta Prytz ...
Gammel-Maja (voice)
Mille Schmidt ...
Filadelfiafille (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Pelle is a cat who was born without a proper tail. He compensates this by studying hard and, much to the dismay of his archrival Måns, receives a fancy degree very few cats in Sweden have obtained. Some time later he is visited by his relative Pelle Swanson who invites him over to visit his new home country America. There everything is bigger, even the rats are much fatter. Everything seems possible in America, even the prospect of finally having a proper tail and a sweetheart to call one's own. Written by Markku Kuoppamäki

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Animation | Family

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 December 1985 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Peter-No-Tail in Americat  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

, ,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This was supposed to released in the US as part of the Clubhouse Pictures series but parent company Atlantic shelved it due to poor box office on the other films in that series. The film premiered on television instead. See more »

Connections

Follows Peter-No-Tail (1981) See more »

Soundtracks

MJAU TILL LIVET
Vocals by Lill Lindfors
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A good sequel to the original Peter-no-tail
9 March 2004 | by (Pickerington, Ohio) – See all my reviews

I saw this film on the Disney channel about ten years ago along with the original Peter no-tail. This cartoon film was just about as good as the original, but the original was still my favorite. This one

however had a good point to it: What happens to someone from another country who is not use to a big city in America. Never the less Peter no-tail was still a kind-hearted cat to everyone even if the other cats were not nice to him. This one had a little bit different story then the original,but it was still an excellent film, not only for children but adults should enjoy this film as well as children. It is still a shame that this film and the original Peter-no-tail are not very well known.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?