Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

Release Date: October 7th, 2005

DVD Release Date: February 7th, 2006

G |1 hr 22 min

Plot Summary

The plucky characters from a series of animated shorts, Wallace (Peter Sallis) and his dog, Gromit, make their feature debut here. After starting a pest control business, the duo soon lands a job from the alluring Lady Tottington (Helena Bonham Carter) to stop a giant rabbit from destroying the town's crops. Both Wallace and the stuffy Victor (Ralph Fiennes) vie for the lady's affections. If Wallace wants to please his pretty client, and best Victor, he needs to capture that pesky bunny.

Cast: Peter Sallis, Ralph Fiennes, Helena Bonham Carter, Peter Kay, Nicholas Smith, Liz Smith, John Thomson, Mark Gatiss

Director: Nick Park , Steve Box

Genres: Adventure , Animated , Children , Comedy

Production Co: DreamWorks SKG, Paramount Pictures International

Distributors: DreamWorks SKG

Keywords: Hilarious , England , 2000s , Love triangle , Pursuit , Endearing , Cheeky , Love , Rivalry ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    The illusion is seamless and the pleasure is boundless.

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    The delightful G-rated film has a story line simple enough for pre-schoolers to follow and comic sensibility complex enough for adults to savor, with an emphasis on howlingly bad (by which I mean good) puns. show more

  • 80
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    The movie rolls merrily along with slapstick action and whimsical characters. show more

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Awards

Winner Alexander Korda Award for the Outstanding British Film of the Year
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2006)
Winner Animated Feature Film