The Plague Dogs Poster Image
Rated
PG-13
Runtime 103 min
Ratings
57% critics Rotten Tomatoes
89% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Genre Animation, Adventure, Drama
Release 10/21/82
Actors John Hurt, Christopher Benjamin, James Bolam, Nigel Hawthorne
Directors Martin Rosen
An animated adaptation of Richard Adams' novel, about a pair of dogs (Snitter and Rowf) who escape from a research laboratory and try to survive in the wild with the help of a cunning fox (The Tod). The lab director tries to keep the escape quiet, but as an increasing number of sheep are found killed, word leaks out, together with rumours that the dogs might be plague carriers...
Genre Animation, Adventure, Drama
Release 10/21/82
Actors John Hurt, Christopher Benjamin, James Bolam, Nigel Hawthorne
Directors Martin Rosen
An animated adaptation of Richard Adams' novel, about a pair of dogs (Snitter and Rowf) who escape from a research laboratory and try to survive in the wild with the help of a cunning fox (The Tod). The lab director tries to keep the escape quiet, but as an increasing number of sheep are found killed, word leaks out, together with rumours that the dogs might be plague carriers...