Animals Are Beautiful People
Animals Are Beautiful People (1975)

Paddy O'Byrne narrates this entertaining and humorous look at African wildlife from the creator of The Gods Must Be Crazy. This family film, filled with fascinating footage, compares animals and humans -- and finds much in common… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: April 11, 1975
DVD Release Date: May 6, 2003
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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Often too cute for its own good, but overall such a pleasant change of pace from the usual documentary that it's a film worth seeing.

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Steven D. Greydanus
Decent Films Guide

Notwithstanding the excessive cuteness of the anthropomorphizing title… an entertaining, original documentary about life in the harsh conditions of southwest Africa's Namib Desert… makes fine family viewing.

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Jens S.
Childhood classic about African wildlife. Of course the camera work and editing did not age all that well and some of the cuts are clearly cheating to tell a… More