An American Tail

Film, Animation

Time Out says

An animated feature set towards the end of the last century, this is a tale of persecuted Russian mice - the Mouskowitzes - travelling to America in search of a cat-free life. Inevitably, young Feivel is separated from his family and left to wander the mean streets of the Big Apple, encountering corrupt Irish-American politicians from Tammany Hall, streetwise Italian-American guttersnipes, and friendly French pigeons. For all its state-of-the-art animation techniques, Spielberg's production remains resolutely conservative: visually it's virtually indistinguishable from Walt at his wimpiest.

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Release details

Duration:
80 mins

Cast and crew

Director:
Don Bluth
Screenwriter:
Tony Geiss, Judy Freudberg
Cast:
Christopher Plummer
Hal Smith
Madeline Kahn
Phillip Glasser
Dom De Luise

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