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Cute parodies in ‘Curse of the Wererabbit’

February 27th, 2011 by Carolyn Bick on Carolyn Bick's Blog · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

As I was watching Curse of the Wererabbit today, I noticed so many parodies of other films that I had never noticed before!  Most noticeable are the  elements of Young Frankenstein, Beauty and The Beast and King Kong.  The scene in which the crowd attends a town meeting presided over by the police officer is [...]

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Something that has always bothered me about Wallace & Gromit films…

by Annie on Anna Mecca's Blog · No Comments · Uncategorized

In every film*, there is a point where Gromit is scolded, punished, or mistreated by Wallace for something that’s not his fault. Often such inappropriate treatment hinders the resolution of the main plot problem, since Gromit often seems the brains of the whole operation.
I was trying to make a connection between this and other “funny [...]

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Tags: wallace and gromit·curse of the were-rabbit·characters·funny animal cartoons