The Wild Poster

Release Date: April 14th, 2006

DVD Release Date: September 12th, 2006

G|1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary
An adolescent lion (Kiefer Sutherland) who was raised in captivity finds himself accidentally plucked from the New York Zoo and deposited in Africa. Meanwhile, the friends he left behind at the zoo must put aside their differences to help bring him home safely.

Cast: Kiefer Sutherland, Eddie Izzard, Jim Belushi, Janeane Garofalo, Jonathan Kimmel, William Shatner, Clinton Leupp, Joseph Siravo

Director: Steve "Spaz" Williams

Genres: Family, Adventure, Animated

Production Co: CORE Technologies, Complete Pandemonium

Distributors: Buena Vista Pictures

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Kids under 6 will dig it - though the alligators and wildebeests might scare them. Certainly they scared this groan-up. show more

  • This is the third animated feature in a row (after "Curious George" and "Ice Age: The Meltdown") which aims at children and has no serious ambition to be all things to all people, i.e., their parents. But for kids, it's OK. show more

  • The film is a relentlessly loud and ultimately exhausting exercise only partially leavened by the usual heavy doses of wisecracking humor and visual gags. show more

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