Fierce Creatures
Fierce Creatures (1997)

In this satirical and sexy film, New Zealand publishing-magnate Vince McCain has just purchased Marwood Zoo. When the zoo turns out to be relatively unprofitable, Rollo Lee is sent to carry out a number of ridiculous schemes to turn it into… More

Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: January 24, 1997
DVD Release Date: January 20, 1998
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Critic Score: 53% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today

The spirited cast of Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline and Monty Pythonites John Cleese and Michael Palin is willing. But this tossed-together trifle about an unassuming British zoo taken over by a money-mad Murdochian media mogul is weak.

Staci Layne Wilson
StaciWilson.com

Fiercely funny!

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Pretty funny semi-sequel to A Fish Called Wanda.

Carrie R. Wheadon
Common Sense Media

Some funny moments peppered with lots of sexual innuendo.

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Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

A sporadically funny but very confused follow-up to A Fish Called Wanda.

Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online

It has little of the wit and none of the bite of "A Fish Called Wanda."

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Chock full of wacky misunderstandings and bawdy innuendo...

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Clint Morris
Moviehole

If you disliked "Wanda", you'll loathe this!

Karina Montgomery
Cinerina

close nut no banana

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Flixster Audience Score: 59% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
So back in 1988 there was a highly quirky, sexy British crime heist movie with a mix of top cult British and American stars, it was a huge (and surprising)… More
Spencer S.
The formula seemed right, as it worked for the critically acclaimed, Oscar winning, laugh riot that is A Fish Called Wanda, but in this toned down, cute animal… More
Melvin White
Vince: Round here, he's known as Rod Almighty!  "Don't pet them." What many have said is that Fierce Creatures is crap compared to the… More
David S
If I asked you to name a great movie starring John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline and Michael Palin, what's the first thing that comes to your… More
Kevin M. Williams
An hour and a half of smiling!
Dean McKenna
The cast from <i>A Fish Called Wanda</i> obviously had fun making this nonsequel, but its broader tone provides less of the deft British wit that… More