Overview

Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo enforces a new 'fierce creatures' policy, whereby only the most impressive and dangerous animals are allowed to remain in the zoo. However, the keepers are less enthusiastic about complying with these demands.

  1. Robert Young

    Director

  2. Fred Schepisi

    Director

  3. Iain Johnstone

    Screenplay

  4. John Cleese

    Screenplay

  5. William Goldman

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. John Cleese

    John Cleese

    Rollo Lee

  2. Jamie Lee Curtis

    Jamie Lee Curtis

    Willa Weston

  3. Kevin Kline

    Kevin Kline

    Vince McCain/Rod McCain

  4. Michael Palin

    Michael Palin

    Adrian 'Bugsy' Malone

  5. Robert Lindsay

    Robert Lindsay

    Sydney Lotterby

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Fierce Creatures
Fierce Creatures

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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 24, 1997
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget -

Revenue $9,381,260.00

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