The Plague Dogs
The Plague Dogs (1983)

Animated adaptation of Richard Adams' novel about two dogs that are hunted down after they escape from an animal-research center.

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: December 17, 1983
DVD Release Date: October 20, 2004
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Rob Gonsalves

The whole movie is shot through with despair and dread; it feels like a prolonged howl of helplessness.

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Pierluigi Puccini
Perhaps the bleakest and yet most moving animated film I have ever seen. The animation is simple but perfect, and the story is mature and overwhelming. the… More
Henrik Schunk
From the makers of cult classic animated movie "Watership Down" and if you liked (or let's say know) the first one you will love this one. Based… More
Luke Baldock
From the director and author of Watership Down comes this delightfully British and morbidly depressing animation. Us Brits even make our cartoons miserable.… More
Caesar Mendez
Martin Rosen goes unrecognized in the realm of filmmaking. He might have only directed and written two films, but finding any other animated film to compare… More