102 Dalmatians

2000 film produced by Walt Disney Pictures

102 Dalmatians (known as 102 in Japan) is a 2000 live-action movie produced by The Walt Disney Company with Glenn Close acting as the protagonist, Cruella de Vil. It is a sequel to the 1996 movie 101 Dalmatians, which was a live-action remake of the 1961 Disney animated movie One Hundred and One Dalmatians. In the movie, Cruella de Vil attempts to steal puppies for her making a fur coat. Glenn Close and Tim McInnerny were the only actors from 101 Dalmatians to return for this sequel. The film was released on VHS and DVD on April 3, 2001, and re-released on DVD and Blu-ray Disc on September 16, 2008.[2]

102 Dalmatians
Directed byKevin Lima
Produced byEdward S. Feldman
Written byDodie Smith (novel)
Kristen Buckley
Brian Regan
StarringGlenn Close
Gérard Depardieu
Ioan Gruffudd
Music byDavid Newman
CinematographyAdrian Biddle
Roger Pratt
Edited byGregory Perler
Sophie Sorensen
Distributed byWalt Disney Pictures
Release date
November 22, 2000
Running time
100 minutes
CountryUnited States
United Kingdom
France
LanguageEnglish
BudgetUS$85,000,000 (estimated)
Box office$183,611,771 [1]

Release DatesEdit

Country Premiere
  United States 22 November 2000
  Singapore 23 November 2000
  Brazil 1 December 2000
  Venezuela 6 December 2000
  Argentina 7 December 2000
  Chile 7 December 2000
  United Kingdom 8 December 2000
  Ireland 8 December 2000
  Peru 14 December 2000
  Colombia 15 December 2000
  Mexico 15 December 2000
  Bolivia 21 December 2000
  Malaysia 21 December 2000
  Ecuador 22 December 2000
  Finland 22 December 2000
  Panama 22 December 2000
  Paraguay 22 December 2000
  South Korea 23 December 2000
  Denmark 25 December 2000
  Sweden 25 December 2000
  Australia 26 December 2000
  New Zealand 26 December 2000
  Italy 19 January 2001
  Poland 19 January 2001
  Hong Kong 24 January 2001
  Taiwan 24 January 2001
  France 31 January 2001
  Bulgaria 2 February 2001
  Belgium 7 February 2001
   Switzerland 8 February 2001 (German speaking region)
  Germany 8 February 2001
  Spain 9 February 2001
  Iceland 9 February 2001
  Czech Republic 15 February 2001
  Hungary 15 February 2001
  Netherlands 22 February 2001
  Greece 23 February 2001
  Japan 10 March 2001
  Estonia 16 March 2001
  Lithuania 16 March 2001
  Israel 29 March 2001
  Slovenia 12 April 2001
  Kuwait 18 April 2001
  Egypt 23 May 2001
  Turkey 7 September 2001

The storyEdit

After a spot of therapy Cruella De Vil is released from prison a changed woman. Devoted to dogs and good causes, she is delighted that Chloe, her parole officer, has a dalmatian family and connections with a dog charity. But the sound of Big Ben can reverse the treatment so it is only a matter of time before Ms De Vil is back to her incredibly ghastly ways, using her new-found connections with Chloe and friends.

CastEdit

Actor Character Films
Glenn Close Cruella de Vil 1 & 2
Ioan Gruffudd Kevin Shepherd 2
Alice Evans Chloe Simon 2
Tim McInnerny Alonzo 1 & 2
Ian Richardson Mr. Torte 2
Gerard Depardieu Jean Pierre Le Pelt 2
Eric Idle Waddlesworth (voice) 2

Box officeEdit

The movie did well at the box office, earning $66,957,026 in the US and $116,654,745 in other countries, bringing its total to $183,611,771 worldwide.[1] This is less than the first movie which earned $320,689,294 worldwide.

SetsEdit

  • The Oxford prison was used for the scene as Cruella walked out of prison. This motion picture was filmed partially in Paris.

Video gameEdit

A video game based on the movie was released, with Frankie Muniz as the voice of Domino.

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 102 Dalmatians at Boxofficemojo.com Archived 21 May 2012 at WebCite
  2. "102 Dalmatians DVD". CDUniverse.com. Archived from the original on 2012-05-21. Retrieved 12 April 2012.

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