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Animals.: Season 1 (2016)




Critic Consensus: While the humor is uneven and the characters verge on obnoxious, Animals compensates with its straightforward approach and wacky social commentary.


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The animated comedy series follows the lives of animals in New York City. Each episode of Season 1 features a set of animals dealing with different problems: Rats falling in love and raising children, birds mistaking golf balls for eggs, caterpillars going through metamorphosis, and kleptomaniac cats. The lives of the animals also intertwine with those of some humans, part of a bigger story arc: The corrupt mayor of the city is trying to cover up the accidental death of a hooker, while he's campaigning for his reelection and his wife is cheating on him. Among the actors lending their voices to the characters are Jon Lovitz, Mindy Sterling, Eric Andre and Jonah Hill.

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Critic Reviews for Animals.: Season 1

All Critics (15) | Top Critics (9)

In a sea of new television offerings, it's hard to dismiss something with as strong and focused a voice as this, even if it may not be your cup of tea.

February 4, 2016 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

It's in that cleverness that Animals could develop a loyal audience, but its very specific tone and alienating animation also makes it a hard sell. Luckily for those in the former camp there will be time to spread the word.

February 8, 2016 | Full Review…

An amiable and ambling amusement but rarely much more than that, Animals is most notable for how weirdly committed it is to furthering a sense of inner-city ennui.

February 5, 2016 | Rating: 6/10 | Full Review…

The ridiculousness of it all is what makes the show work its magic.

March 2, 2016 | Full Review…

Animals observe, imitate humans in crude animated comedy.

February 16, 2016 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Animals is a comedy that largely ignores character and story, choosing instead to lean almost solely on its concept, which isn't even that funny or original to begin with.

February 8, 2016 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Animals.: Season 1


A lazy, vulgar comedy that serves better as a radio series.


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