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Revolting Rhymes Part One 

Two half-hour animated films based on the much-loved rhymes written by Roald Dahl and illustrated by Quentin Blake.

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Roald Dahl (based on the book by), Quentin Blake (based on the book illustrated by) | 2 more credits »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Tamsin Greig ... Babysitter / Miss Maclahose / Grandma (voice)
Dominic West ... Wolf (voice)
Rob Brydon ... King / Rolf / Banker Pig (voice)
Bertie Carvel ... Magic Mirror / Huntsman / Senior Dwarf (voice)
Gemma Chan ... Snow White (voice)
Rose Leslie ... Red Riding Hood (voice)
David Walliams ... Rex / Twig Pig / Bystander (voice)
Dolly Heavey Dolly Heavey ... Young Red Riding Hood (voice)
Eden Muckle Eden Muckle ... Young Snow White (voice)
Dylan Issberner Dylan Issberner ... Boy (voice)
Amelie Forester-Evans Amelie Forester-Evans ... Girl (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Franciska Friede ... Schneewittchen (voice)
Dennis Storhøi ... Wolf / Norwegian
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Storyline

Based on the much-loved children's book written by Roald Dahl and illustrated by Quentin Blake, Revolting Rhymes takes the classic fairy tales of Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White, The Three Little Pigs, Jack and the Beanstalk and Cinderella, then mixes them together and serves them with a mischievous twist.

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Genres:

Animation | Comedy

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TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Based primarily on two stories from Roald Dahl's original book--"Snow White" and "Little Red Riding Hood"--but also features characters and dialogue from "The Three Little Pigs." See more »

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Featured in 2018 Oscar Nominated Shorts - Animation (2018) See more »

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Absolutley Brilliant on Every Level.
18 February 2019 | by donovandesignSee all my reviews

With a rare and 'biting" sense of humor, this exceptional animated feature came as a pure delight.

Look for those small details, like Red's coat made from the brother wolf that she, uh, killed in a most dramatic way. Sure her wolf coat has those little wolf ears at the top of her red "hoodie, but the two legs and paws that Red uses as a sash belt...well, those are the small details that makes this feature a must see. And watch for the little piggy who owns the local bank! These two well told stories unfold in a perfect and satisfying way with the denouements being as refreshing as if you heard them for the first time.

The voices are tremendous and Dominic West as the Wolf is absolutely superb, as he adds an authoritative and nuanced "gravitas" to the role.

BRAVO, Roald Dah's clever and mature screenplay and and Quentin Blake's magnificent visual realizations!


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Official Sites:

Magic Light Pictures

Country:

UK

Language:

English | Swedish

Release Date:

26 December 2016 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Revolting Rhymes Part One See more »

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