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Shark Bait (2006)

G  |   |  Animation, Family  |  7 July 2006 (South Korea)
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One fish must find his destiny to save his home and the love of his life from a bullying shark.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Thorton (voice)
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Pi's Dad (voice)
Reedy Gibbs ...
Pi's Mom (voice)
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Young Pi (voice)
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Young Percy (voice)
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Percy (voice)
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Pi (voice)
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Manny / Dr. Tang (voice)
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Moe (voice)
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Jack (voice)
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Max / Squid No. 3 / Big Shark (voice)
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Dylan / Curious Shark (voice)
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Cordelia (voice)
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Storyline

After losing everything, a young fish, Pi, goes to live with his family on the Reef. There he meets the love of his life but finds that she already has the unwanted affections of a bully shark. He must follow his destiny to save her and rid the Reef of this menace for good. Written by C. Ambrose

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The adventure continues (Israeli tag-line)

Genres:

Animation | Family

Certificate:

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Release Date:

7 July 2006 (South Korea)  »

Also Known As:

The Pearl  »

Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£208,259 (UK) (9 February 2007)

Gross:

£1,082,179 (UK) (23 February 2007)
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Originally named "The Reef". See more »

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[imitating Darth Vader from 'Star Wars V']
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Do not waste your money however hard your kids persuade you....
18 February 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Ever been to a film where you are looking at your watch within the first 5 minutes?

Sadly this film looks great from the trailer and has the relevant kiddie appeal - so we took our son (who loves Finding Nemo) and all of us were deeply disappointed.

The very poor animation looks like this was made in someone's bedroom (actually I think now you could do a better job at home) and the storyline is nearly non existent. Half the time I thought the projector was out of focus, but no, it is just made that poorly.

The characters sound and look wooden, there is none of the 'shine' that a film like Nemo has. Characters also appear out of nowhere with no explanation.... granted the audience is young, but they aren't stupid!

It is sad to see how a film like this can be made against the fabulous work and care that someone like Pixar put into animated stories, this is just rubbish, and I wouldn't bother going to see it - save the £20 or so it will cost you, buy some popcorn and watch something decent in your own home on DVD


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