5.5/10
536
20 user 4 critic

We Are the Strange (2007)

Not Rated | | Animation, Action, Adventure | January 2007 (USA)
Two outcasts fight for survival in a sinister fantasy world. Their lives are constantly in jeopardy after they're caught in the middle of a deadly battle between bizarre monsters on their way to the ice cream shop.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews
2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A tale about a kid, a samurai mime, and a stripper who all try to defeat a warlord and an evil clown who have successfully turned a countryside into a never ending nightmare filled with horrible monsters.

Director: M. dot Strange
Stars: JP Anderson, Asil Aceves, Jimmy Urine
Alice (1988)
Animation | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A surrealistic revision of Alice in Wonderland.

Director: Jan Svankmajer
Stars: Kristýna Kohoutová, Camilla Power
Animation | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A troubled group of children living on the same block are haunted by a talking dog named Labby who brings them on surreal hell-rides between different dimensions and time periods.

Director: Jimmy ScreamerClauz
Stars: Ruby Larocca, Brandon Slagle, Joey Smack
Animation | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Heaven is a beautiful, clean suburban paradise. Every block is populated by lush trees and lovely row homes. People are free to roam and do whatever they please, as long as they follow one ... See full summary »

Director: Jimmy ScreamerClauz
Stars: J.D. Brown, Brandon Slagle, Devanny Pinn
Animation | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A handmade stop-motion fairy tale for adults that tells the tale of the struggle between the aristocratic White Mice and the rustic Creatures Who Dwell Under the Oak over the doll of their heart's desire.

Director: Christiane Cegavske
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

When her grandson is kidnapped during the Tour de France, Madame Souza and her beloved pooch Bruno team up with the Belleville Sisters--an aged song-and-dance team from the days of Fred Astaire--to rescue him.

Director: Sylvain Chomet
Stars: Michèle Caucheteux, Jean-Claude Donda, Michel Robin
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A documentary about the animated film The Princess and the Cobbler (1993). Its production began in the 1960s and ended in the 1990s, but it wasn't finished by the director, Richard Williams.

Director: Kevin Schreck
Stars: Omar Ali-Shah, Art Babbitt, Howard Blake
Kickassia (Video 2010)
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The Nostalgia Critic's team try to take over the one-acre nation of Molossia and turn it into Kickassia.

Director: Doug Walker
Stars: Doug Walker, Lindsay Ellis, Lewis Lovhaug
Too Many Cooks (TV Short 2014)
Short | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A series of montages that parodies the introductory title sequences of generic 70s, 80s and 90s TV shows of various genres slowly turns into an absurdist meta slasher and then the parody becomes even weirder.

Director: Chris 'Casper' Kelly
Stars: Ken DeLozier, Tara Ochs, Katelyn Nacon
Horror | Musical | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A worldwide epidemic encourages a biotech company to launch an organ-financing program similar in nature to a standard car loan. The repossession clause is a killer, however.

Director: Darren Lynn Bousman
Stars: Paul Sorvino, Anthony Head, Alexa PenaVega
Animation | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

In a quiet town that never changes, four kids uncover a secret that unleashes a horror like the town has ever seen.

Director: M. dot Strange
Stars: Damon Barry, Anna Brisbin, Richard Grove
The Silent (2014)
Animation | Action | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

An animated silent film about a samurai seeking revenge.

Directors: Endika, M. dot Strange
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Chaylon Blancett ...
The Wooo Monster (voice)
David Choe ...
Rain (voice)
Stuart Mahoney ...
Ori / The Pastor (voice)
Halleh Seddighzadeh ...
Blue / Prologue Narrator (voice)
M. dot Strange ...
HIM (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Blue is a young girl navigating the streets of a terrifying, sinister fantasy world all alone. When she meets Emmm, a fellow lost soul, she joins him on a quest for some ice cream. Upon arriving, they realize the ice cream shop has been taken over by dark forces, and the whole city is teeming with evil. Bizarre monsters surround Blue and Emmm on all sides until Rain, a sadistic hero, arrives to rescue them and exterminate the source of the evil. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Beware I live


Certificate:

Not Rated

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

January 2007 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$20,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Director's Cut)

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

eMMM's outfit is a doll size Japanese women's uniform, which M. Dot Strange purchased during a Japan trip. There were no doll size male clothes so he choose the only outfit that looks less feminine. He joked that he made eMMM a cross dresser on purpose, and decided that it would be the outfit for eMMM to wear in the movie. See more »

Quotes

HIM: As long as you keep your mouth shut, I can stand to look at you...otherwise...
See more »

Connections

References Final Fantasy VII (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Past the Vestibule
By dotdUmmy
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Technically Amazing
25 November 2007 | by (Happy Land, who lives in a Gumdrop House on Lolly Pop Lane) – See all my reviews

Finally I get to see We Are The Strange. I don't remember in the slightest how I came to know about M. Dot Strange's work, but overall I'm glad I did. What we have here is a technical achievement on a pretty high level. The story itself is simple, but at the same time, it's really hard to understand. I urge everyone thinking about seeing this movie to read up about what the movie is about first. If I didn't know the plot beforehand, I would have been completely and utterly bewildered right up until the end of the flick. But the plot isn't the reason to watch this film. It's the visuals and the sound. It's really like nothing I've ever seen, and most likely nothing you've seen as well. I enjoyed We Are The Strange due to it's imaginative art, music and style, but I still felt lost quite a bit...too much so. This is a movie for people who are artistic, imaginative and adventurous with their movie watching, everyone else should stay put.


8 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
For anyone that wants to wish him luck BigMac8000
Quick Review kerecsen
*ahem* mergum_flergum
So when is it coming out to the public? BigMac8000
Half and Half? Maybe 1/4 inocentbystandr1
the pot mogonk
Discuss We Are the Strange (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?