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Animals United (2010)
"Konferenz der Tiere" (original title)

PG  |   |  Animation, Comedy, Family  |  7 October 2010 (Germany)
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A group of animals waiting for the annual flood they rely on for food and water discover that the humans, who have been destroying their habitats have built a dam for a leisure resort.

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A group of animals waiting for the annual flood they rely on for food and water discover that the humans, who have been destroying their habitats have built a dam for a leisure resort. The animals endeavor to save the delta and send a message to the humans not to interfere with nature. Written by Anonymous

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BORN to be WILD!


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Rated PG for mild thematic elements, some action and peril, rude humor and brief language | See all certifications »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

£307,409 (UK) (17 December 2010)

Gross:

£2,133,051 (UK) (7 January 2011)
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Animator Mark Flood had been looking forward to seeing this film, but was rushed to hospital in the early hours of the day of its UK release after suffering a stroke. After recovering a couple of months later, he did see the film at a local cinema and enjoyed it. See more »

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In the credits, the buffalo character is listed as a water buffalo. The water buffalo is from Asia and is a completely different species to the African buffalo. See more »

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Referenced in Estrenos Críticos: ¡...con Phineas & Ferb! (2011) See more »

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Terrible
29 December 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This was truly the worst film I have ever paid money to watch. It was so terrible that my 9 year old sister and I left halfway through(she asked to leave!) This is a German-produced film with British voices edited in, and therefore the animation was off for the speaking. We went because of the amount of well-known stars in it, and yet all of them sounded dreadfully bored, with only James Corden trying, but trying way too hard. There was no plot at all and too many story lines to follow, each one receiving about 5 minutes before moving somewhere else and then suddenly all the characters are together with a minutes explanation of how. It was just so boring, so unless it is amazing for the last 20 minutes steer well clear of this film! There is a small scene showing fire, although you could clearly see the animation straight lines supporting the fire, it seemed more like a first draft. My only thought was that this must be politically based as there wasn't a single joke worthy of a laugh while we were there, but it was definitely not worth the £10 I paid to watch it, extremely disappointed as I was really excited before it.


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