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Offline Keith

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« on: March 26, 2015, 07:58:38 PM »
Man, I can't remember the amount of times I said I was going to watch this movie after I heard it lumped into the same category as Plague Dogs and Watership Down. I just never got around to it. Then I read the Unshaved Mouse's review of it (this guy's hilarious) and I finally watched it on Youtube.

I really don't know what to think. I liked it, or I didn't dislike it at the very least. But . . . yeah I just don't know what to think about it.

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« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2015, 08:24:41 PM »
Well, I really enjoyed the Felidae-movie. Definitely not for children (still less than Watership Down).

After reading the book, I can say: Except for two dream sequences, nearly everything was in the movie. Even the dialogues has been inherited virtually one-on-one (at least in German).

It has a great story (that's not so predictable). It has a great style. And it's dark and brutal (and yes, for a animated movie, that could be an asset).


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« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2015, 01:06:45 AM »
Felidae is a weird animal.  Its dark and broody, and definitely not for kids.  Its a murder mystery with a bit of animal activism thrown in.  I like it as a curiosity piece, but its not one that I'd recommend friends to watch.  If I had that choice, it goes to Plague Dogs....that one hits much harder to reality if you want to tug at heartstrings.

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« Reply #3 on: June 15, 2015, 07:12:06 PM »
I don't know if I liked it or not. when I finished watching I thought it was an okay movie but I keep going back to it and watching videos on it.
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