Stop-motion animated series with a cast of animals, sound-biting on a specific topic each episode, such as creatures' sporting adventures, Christmas, and visits to veterinarians. The show ... See full summary »

Creator:

Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
2006   2005   2003  
8 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A humourous and thought provoking view of what animals in zoos might be thinking about their captivity and surroundings.

Director: Nick Park
Stars: Julie Sedgewick
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A compilation of the first three Wallace & Gromit short films: "A Grand Day Out", "The Wrong Trousers", and "A Close Shave".

Stars: Peter Sallis, Anne Reid
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A collection of some of the most popular work featuring Wallace and Gromit.

Director: Nick Park
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Wallace and his dog, Gromit, open a bakery and get tied up with a murder mystery. But, when Wallace falls in love Gromit is left to solve the case.

Director: Nick Park
Stars: Peter Sallis, Sally Lindsay, Melissa Collier
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Director: Nick Park
Animation | Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Wallace takes a break from trying to decide on a holiday destination only to find he has no cheese for his crackers. The solution to both problems is a trip to the moon, with dog Gromit, because everybody knows the moon's made of cheese.

Director: Nick Park
Stars: Peter Sallis
A Close Shave (1995)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Wallace falls for Wendolene, a wool shop owner, while Gromit is framed for the sheep rustling.

Director: Nick Park
Stars: Peter Sallis, Anne Reid
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Wallace is used by a criminal penguin in a robbery involving mechanical trousers.

Director: Nick Park
Stars: Peter Sallis
Documentary | Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Wallace introduces correspondents, inventors and experts who explain various real-life contraptions, inventions and scientific accomplishments.

Stars: Peter Sallis, Ashley Jensen, Jem Stansfield
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Wallace and Gromit try out a number of their latest inventions which rarely work as planned.

Stars: Peter Sallis
Shaun the Sheep (TV Series 2007)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Shaun is a sheep who doesn't follow the flock - in fact, he leads them into all sorts of scrapes and scraps, turning peace in the valley into mayhem in the meadow. Shaun and his pals run ... See full summary »

Stars: John Sparkes, Justin Fletcher, Richard Webber
Timmy Time (TV Series 2009)
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Timmy's experiences being in school.

Stars: Kate Harbour, Justin Fletcher, Louis Jones
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
The Great British Public ...
 Various (26 episodes, 2003-2006)
Edit

Storyline

Stop-motion animated series with a cast of animals, sound-biting on a specific topic each episode, such as creatures' sporting adventures, Christmas, and visits to veterinarians. The show satirizes modern man on the street and documentary interviews, responding to unseen questioners. The voices of the characters, such as recurring dog and cat duo Trixie and Captain Cuddlepuss, are supplied by everyday people speaking varied regional accents, credited as The Great British Public. The creatures are portrayed in their own habitats. Creature Comforts was originally a short film, then a series of highly popular commercials, later a U.S. series. Written by David Stevens

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1 October 2003 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Eläimellistä menoa  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(26 episodes)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The man who voiced Norman the maggot, in the episode "Working Animals", was actually describing his job in a mortuary. See more »

Quotes

[episode - Working Animals]
Battery Hen #2: Teamwork. That's one thing about it I like. I wouldn't like to work on my own. There used to be more...
Battery Hen #1: There used to be 200 of us
Battery Hen #2: We've lost quite a few
Battery Hen #1: We're all getting older now look
See more »

Crazy Credits

Every episode ends with three or four more short scenes shown in intervals between the end credits. See more »

Connections

Remade as Creature Comforts America (2007) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
highly original, check it out
4 December 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I had been a fan of Wallace and Gromit and the original Creature Comforts short for ten years when I stumbled across the first season DVD of the SERIES Creature Comforts on amazon.com. I, of course, promptly bought it and this series is remarkable.

These characters had me laughing, in fact I had to pause it a few times so I wouldn't miss anything. The conversations are brilliant. I especially love it when the animals will discuss certain anxieties like in the bird episode when the crows are talking about the fear of heights or when the iguana at the pet shop is lamenting about when her friends are plucked away and never seen again.

My favorite characters are Terry the octopus (that ice cream cone!), the pigs, the racing greyhound, that crazy blackbird and the wise hound. But I'm sorry, Edward the woodpecker blows them all away! His mannerisms are downright hysterical. Sometimes the creatures' conversations are funny, sometimes they're a little sad, but all of them have soul. Pick up the DVD if you haven't yet.


7 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Are they real? jennynash45
A gem caraleigh@hamillj.fsnet.co.uk
series 3 part 1+2 tigrerippy3
is this complete? llaertes
American version drkallgren
us version ceesemonkee
Discuss Creature Comforts (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?