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Fierce Creatures
Though it features the same cast as 1988's highly successful A Fish Called Wanda, this satirical and sexy film is not a sequel, and the actors play entirely different characters. Most of the story occurs in London's fictional Marwood Zoo, which has just been purchased by New Zealand publishing-magnate Vince McCain (Kevin Kline), a character allegedly patterned after real-life Australian media powerhouse Rupert Murdoch. No matter what public venture he buys, McCain's Octopus, Inc. adheres to a strict bottom line -- 20% profit or else. Comely Willa Weston (Jamie Lee Curtis) has just… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 53%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Some funny moments peppered with lots of sexual innuendo."
‑ Carrie R. Wheadon, Common Sense Media
"A sporadically funny but very confused follow-up to A Fish Called Wanda."
‑ Luke Y. Thompson, New Times
"It has little of the wit and none of the bite of "A Fish Called Wanda.""
‑ Dan Lybarger, Nitrate Online
"A misguided, neverending bellyflop of a film."
‑ Phil Villarreal, Arizona Daily Star
"Chock full of wacky misunderstandings and bawdy innuendo..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"If you disliked "Wanda", you'll loathe this!"
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
"close nut no banana"
‑ Karina Montgomery, Cinerina
"It's a pale imitation of "Wanda," but still fairly packed with giggles."
‑ Scott Weinberg,
"Fiercely funny!"
‑ Staci Layne Wilson,
"Pretty funny semi-sequel to A Fish Called Wanda."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Rollercoaster ride of comic pranks."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
More reviews for Fierce Creatures on Rotten Tomatoes

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