Meet the Feebles (1989)

R  |   |  Comedy, Musical  |  1 September 1995 (USA)
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Heidi, the star of the "Meet The Feebles Variety Hour" discovers her lover Bletch, The Walrus, is cheating on her, and with all the world waiting for the show the assorted co-stars must ... See full summary »



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Complete credited cast:
Donna Akersten ...
Samantha the Cat / The Sheep (voice)
Stuart Devenie ...
Sebastian / Dr. Quack / Daisy the Cow / Sandy the Chicken (voice)
Heidi / Robert / Barry the Bulldog (voice)
Ross Jolly ...
Brian Sergent ...
Wynyard the Frog / Trevor the Rat / The Fly (voice)
Peter Vere-Jones ...
Bletch / Arfur the Worm (voice) (as Peter Vere Jones)
Mark Wright ...
Sid the Elephant / The Cockroach / Louie the Fish (voice)


Heidi, the star of the "Meet The Feebles Variety Hour" discovers her lover Bletch, The Walrus, is cheating on her, and with all the world waiting for the show the assorted co-stars must contend with their own problems. These include drug addiction, extortion, robbery, disease, Drug dealing, and even murder. While this is happening the love between two of the stars is threatened by the devious Trevor the Rat, who wishes to exploit the young starlet for use in his porno movie business. Written by The Losman (corrections by GTS)

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Sex, drugs and soft toys. See more »


Comedy | Musical


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Release Date:

1 September 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Conheça os Feebles  »

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$750,000 (estimated)

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1.33 : 1
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No real humans are featured - several characters in this movie are played by actors in suits - such as Heidi (hippo), Bletch (walrus), Cederic (wart hog), Sid (elephant), Daisy (cow) and Barry (bulldog)- and all other characters are puppets. See more »


[first lines]
anouncer: Ladies and gentlemen. Your attention please. Welcome to the newest, the greatest, the most spectacular in entertainment history. Put your hands together for the fabulous Feebles variety hour.
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Crazy Credits

animal treatment disclaimer: "The producers wish to advise that no puppets were killed or maimed during the production of this film." See more »


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Garden of Love
Music by Peter Dasent
Lyrics by Arthur Baysting and Fane Flaws
Performed by Mark Hadlow
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Wonderfully perverse
25 April 2004 | by (Sydney) – See all my reviews

This movie is crazy!. It's a puppet flick full of drugs, sex, guns and porn. As an early Peter "Lord of the Rings" Jackson flick it also features a bit of gore. The puppets don't just die, they get mushed.

I really liked it however I imagine some people would be repelled by it. Jackson himself said in his Oscars speech that it was 'wisely overlooked' by the Academy. He's the first to admit that this type of movie simply aint going to be to everyones taste!

However if your open minded and looking for something a little 'out there' then I would check it out.


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