The Dog, the General, and the Birds (2003)

12+ 10/23/2004 (US) Animation 1h 15m
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A long time ago, a young Russian general chose to sacrifice hundreds of birds to burn Moscow and save his motherland from the troops of Napoleon. For this feat, he was hailed as a hero by the people of Russia but regarded an executioner by the winged creatures. Now fifty years older the aging general leads a drab life. To make matters worse, the descendants of the sacrificed birds keep attacking him. One day however a meets an engaging little dog who soon becomes his faithful companion. Both friends decide to break the curse plaguing the general's life : they start militating for all the caged birds of Russia to be set free.

  1. Francis Nielsen

    Director

  2. Tonino Guerra

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michel Elias

    Michel Elias

    Le chien (voice)

  2. Philippe Noiret

    Philippe Noiret

    Récitant / Narrator (voice)

  3. François Jerosme

    François Jerosme

    Le général (voice)

  4. Marie Vincent

    Marie Vincent

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The Dog, the General, and the Birds
The Dog, the General, and the Birds

Original Title Le Chien, le général et les oiseaux

Status Released

Original Language French

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