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Animals (2019)

Based on the novel ANIMALS by Emma Jane Unsworth.

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Sophie Hyde
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Holliday Grainger ... Laura
Alia Shawkat ... Tyler
Fra Fee ... Jim
Dermot Murphy ... Marty
Amy Molloy ... Jean
Pat Shortt Pat Shortt ... Bill
Olwen Fouéré ... Maureen
Kwaku Fortune Kwaku Fortune ... Julian
Elva Trill ... Kirsten
Anthony Morris ... Chicken Sandwich
Jamael Westman Jamael Westman ... Leo
Muiris Crowley ... The Avant Gardener
Tara Egan Langley Tara Egan Langley ... Wedding Dress Shop Assistant
Ryan Lincoln Ryan Lincoln ... Bar Man
Charlie Maher Charlie Maher ... Jake
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Based on the novel ANIMALS by Emma Jane Unsworth.

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Some friendships are wild at heart See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Country:

UK | Australia | Ireland

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 August 2019 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

Dublin, Ireland

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$428,713
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This film's director, Sophie Hyde, said of this film's source book: "Emma's novel [and screenplay] is a celebration of a female friendship and an examination of being a modern woman, a woman with faults and longings, aspirations and competing desires...I couldn't be more thrilled to be working with both Holliday [Holliday Grainger] and Alia [Alia Shawkat] to bring two characters to the screen who are funny, disturbing, charming, and nuanced, and I am delighted to bring this 'Animals' world to life with an exceptional team from both Ireland and Australia". See more »

Quotes

[Last lines]
Tyler: Was any of it real?
Laura: All of it.
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What a great movie
12 July 2019 | by MixcokeSee all my reviews

A beautifully deep and complex story of two friends finding their ways. Funny and emotional. Somewhat like a modern female Whitnail and I. My wife and I enjoyed every bit.


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