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Creature Comforts

Creature Comforts (1989)

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Creature Comforts is an Oscar-winning animated short from Aardman Animations and director Nick Park, the creator of the Wallace & Gromit series. As in his other works, Park mingles claymation and multidimensional characterizations with a dry, distinctly British sense of humor; this time around, his subject is the lives of animals in an English zoo. The film employs a documentary-like structure, presenting a series of interviews with zoo animals about their lives and homes. The central joke is

Nov 28, 2000

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All Critics (17) | Top Critics (2) | Fresh (13) | Rotten (1) | DVD (8)

Primordially funny: this is one of the few cartoons that get adults to laugh as helplessly as kids.

December 27, 2010 Full Review Source: New Yorker
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This series is, by turns, moving and hilarious, poignant and frivolous.

February 11, 2013 Full Review Source: Eye for Film
Eye for Film

a delightful short subject with as much entertainment and artistic value as many feature-length films

July 16, 2009 Full Review Source: Cinefantastique
Cinefantastique

Decent collection of the fine work of Aardman Animation. The Oscar-winning title film is the best of the bunch

May 13, 2004
Nitrate Online

A herd of witty, clever and delightfully sick claymation shorts.

November 11, 2002
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Good clay. Good funnies.
January 26, 2007
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Curtis Lilly

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Regular interview soundtrack, but with Aardman plasticine animation on top. Great.
July 28, 2009
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Lesley N

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So funny. Totally deserving of the two TV spinoffs.
April 13, 2009
SunilJawahir

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Even better than Wallace and Gromit, and that's saying something.
August 14, 2006
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