Animal Farm

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Animal Farm is a TV film directed by John Stephenson and released in 1999. It is an adaptation of the 1945 George Orwell novel of the same name and tells the story of anthropomorphic animals successfully revolting against their own human owner, only... read more
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Animal Farm is a TV film directed by John Stephenson and released in 1999. It is an adaptation of the 1945 George Orwell novel of the same name and tells the story of anthropomorphic animals successfully revolting against their own human owner, only to slide into a more brutal tyranny among themselves. The film received mixed reviews when it was broadcast, with much criticism directed at its ending.

Original Release

10/03/1999

US Release

10/03/1999

Cast

Patrick Stewart Napoleon (voice) / Napoleon
Ian Holm Squealer (voice) / Squealer
Kelsey Grammer Snowball (voice) / Snowball
Julia Ormond Jessie (voice) / Jessie
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Mollie (voice) / Mollie
Pete Postlethwaite Farmer Jones / Benjamin (voice) / Farmer Jones (voice)
Paul Scofield Boxer (voice) / Boxer
Peter Ustinov Old Major (voice) / Old Major
Alan Stanford Farmer Pilkington
Caroline Gray Mrs. Jones
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

John Stephenson

Writers

George Orwell, Alan Janes, Martyn Burke

Cast

Patrick Stewart Napoleon (voice) / Napoleon
Ian Holm Squealer (voice) / Squealer
Kelsey Grammer Snowball (voice) / Snowball
Julia Ormond Jessie (voice) / Jessie
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Mollie (voice) / Mollie
Pete Postlethwaite Farmer Jones / Benjamin (voice) / Farmer Jones (voice)
Paul Scofield Boxer (voice) / Boxer
Peter Ustinov Old Major (voice) / Old Major
Alan Stanford Farmer Pilkington
Caroline Gray Mrs. Jones
Gail Fitzpatrick Mrs. Pilkington
Jimmy Keogh Dennis
Noel O'Donovan Eric
Gerard Walsh Farmer Fredericks
Jer O'Leary Farmer
Sean Fitzsimons Pilkington's Son
Conor Kirwan Pilkington's Son
Charles Dale Moses / Pincher
Mandi Symonds Additional Voices
Louise Gold Mabel

Producers

Robert Halmi Sr. Executive Producer
Greg Smith Producer
Paul Lowin Producer
Morgan O'Sullivan Producer

Editors

Colin Green

2000 Emmy Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special Nominated
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