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A nature documentary centered on two cat families and how they teach their cubs the ways of the wild.

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A nature documentary centered on two cat families and how they teach their cubs the ways of the wild.

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9 June 2012 | by See all my reviews

A documentary about African cats narrated by Samuell L. Jackson. While you might have expected Morgan Freeman to do another voice over job, Sam does a really good job narrating this "dramatized" version of things that happen. Of course you could argue, if the filmmakers could (and should) have interfered at some points of the story. I guess this will be subject of a featurette or two on the DVD/Blu Ray of this film. You shouldn't have those thoughts watching this though.

The "characters" get introduced pretty neatly and the "story" might end up in a place you didn't expect it to go. One thing is for sure: This will be a feast for the animal lovers (if you'll excuse the pun).


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