Creature Comforts (1989)

Creature Comforts

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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 … More

Rating: PG
Genre: Television, Animation, Kids & Family, Comedy
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On DVD: Nov 28, 2000
Runtime:

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Critic Reviews for Creature Comforts

All Critics (17) | Top Critics (2)

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

Full Review… | December 27, 2010
New Yorker
Top Critic

January 1, 2000
New York Times
Top Critic

This series is, by turns, moving and hilarious, poignant and frivolous.

Full Review… | February 11, 2013
Eye for Film

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

Full Review… | July 16, 2009
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
Needcoffee.com

Audience Reviews for Creature Comforts

½

Good clay. Good funnies.

puffchunk
Curtis Lilly

Super Reviewer

Regular interview soundtrack, but with Aardman plasticine animation on top. Great.

lesleyanorton
Lesley N

Super Reviewer

½

So funny. Totally deserving of the two TV spinoffs.

SunilJawahir
Sunil Jawahir

Super Reviewer

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