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The Adventures of Milo and Otis (1986)
"Koneko monogatari" (original title)

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The adventures of a young cat and a dog as they find themselves accidentally separated and each swept into a hazardous trek.

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Danish narrator
Milo ...
Himself
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Otis ...
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Shigeru Tsuyuki ...
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Storyline

The story of two animals and their adventures. Milo, the cat, and Otis, the dog, are two animals who grew up together on the same farm. One day, the two are separated and begin a journey to find each other. The adventurous, and often perilous quest finds the two animals traveling across mountains, plains, and snow-covered lands searching for one another. Written by Anonymous

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cat | dog | farm | friendship | cow | See more »

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Milo is one lucky cat. He's got nine lives and a best friend. See more »


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25 August 1989 (USA)  »

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Milo & Otis  »

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$13,245,219 (USA)
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| (Québec) | (Ontario)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

During the scene which features Milo's romantic reunion with Joyce, the music playing in the background is Schubert's "Serenade". See more »

Goofs

When Otis is distracting the bear from Milo's floating box, you can hear a human voice shout out right before Otis runs back towards the trees to lead the bear away. See more »

Quotes

Milo: Look what the blizzard blew in! You look hungry; how about some fish?
Otis: Okay, but not for me; for my puppies.
Milo: You have puppies? Me, too!
Otis: You have *what?*
Milo: I mean, uh, uh... kittens.
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Referenced in Family Guy: Be Careful What You Fish For (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Dialogue du vent et de la mer
From 'La Mer
By Claude Debussy
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Not bad at all!
8 April 1999 | by See all my reviews

"Koneko no Monotagari" is a rather enjoyable animal flick about a dog and cat going their own ways in the Japanese wilderness,running into danger and eventually finding their mates.The Japanese version is way better,despite the graphic kitten/puppy birth scene.

It's cute but not overly cute and the narration and poem makes it sound so much like a storybook.I prefer this over "Babe" any day!


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