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PG-13| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
After multimillionaire Rod McCain (Kevin Kline) buys a London zoo, the staff is pressured to make higher profits or face closure. McCain assigns the lovely Willa Weston (Jamie Lee Curtis) to supervise the zoo, particularly its misguided director, Rollo Lee (John Cleese). In an effort to increase attendance, Lee decides that only aggressive animals should be displayed, horrifying insect specialist Adrian "Bugsy" Malone (Michael Palin). Amid the caged wildlife, romance and even murder ensue.

Cast: John Cleese , Jamie Lee Curtis , Kevin Kline , Michael Palin , Ronnie Corbett , Robert Lindsay , Carey Lowell , Bille Brown

Directors: Robert Young , Fred Schepisi

Genres: Comedy

Fierce Creatures (1997)

Release Date: January 1st, 1997|1 hr. 33 min.

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  • 63
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    With this cast, you are guaranteed moments of inspired lunacy. It's still fun watching Cleese get caught with his pants down. But the material seems familiar and overworked. show more

  • 100
    Peter Stack San Francisco Chronicle

    A wildly funny sex farce that smartly combines big-time silliness with sophisticated wit. show more

  • 50
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    The "nonsequel" that regathers the inspired loonies who scaled the heights of giddy anarchy in 1988's "A Fish Called Wanda," is a different comic species. [24 January 1997, p. 3D] show more

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