The Plague Dogs (1982)

Director
Martin Rosen

Main cast
John Hurt; Christopher Benjamin; James Bolam; Nigel Hawthorne; Warren Mitchell

Genres
Adventure, Animation, Drama

Description
The Plague Dogs is a 1982 animated film based on the 1977 novel of the same name by Richard Adams. The story is centred on two dogs named Rowf and Snitter, who escape from a research laboratory in Great Britain. In the process of telling the story, the film highlights the cruelty of performing vivisection and animal research for its own sake.


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