When a housewife's girlfriends take her to a male strip club for her birthday, she brings back more than memories.

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Cast overview:
Myfanwy Talog ...
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Gillian Elisa ...
(voice) (as Gillian Elisa Thomas)
Catrin Llwyd ...
(voice)
Siwan Jones ...
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Stephen Lyons ...
(voice)
Alison Leaf ...
Crowd of Girls (voice)
Ellie Hall ...
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Jane Hubbard ...
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Christine Wilks ...
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Liz Macpherson ...
Crowd of Girls (voice) (as Liz McPherson)
Helen Gregory ...
Crowd of Girls (voice)
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This time, for middle-aged Beryl's birthday celebration, her friends have planned a no-holds-barred girls' night out at the Bull, the town's seedy club where drag queens and male strippers perform. Without a doubt, this is going to be a night to remember, as the neglected housewife and her uninhibited girlfriends will have a hearty slice of the forbidden. Go ahead Beryl, and happy birthday. Written by Nick Riganas

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Featured in The International Tournee of Animation: Volume 2 (1989) See more »

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Happy Birthday to You
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Written by Mildred J. Hill and Patty S. Hill
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Loud....very, very loud!
30 October 2008 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

This is NOT a particularly subtle film and when it first begins your senses are assaulted with very, very loud and boisterous singing. In fact, everything about this film seems very, very loud--the art style, the story and the ladies who constantly blather like they are drunk frat boys! In fact, through much of the story, there isn't any real dialog--just loud riotous noise.

As for the story, it might have been able to overcome the brashness of the art if it had been a very strong narrative. However, there just isn't much story---it's just a middle aged lady going out with her obnoxious co-workers to yell and hoot at a male stripper. None of this seemed all that entertaining. Watching the film was like going to a fancy dinner where they forget to give you the entrée. You are just kept waiting and waiting for more.

If you try "Dreams and Desires: Family Ties" (also by the same director), you'll probably leave more satisfied. This amusing cartoon will probably make you laugh and shows that her talents have matured over time.


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