The Animal

2001 film by Luke Greenfield

The Animal is a 2001 American comedy movie. It was the first movie directed by Luke Greenfield. The movie was produced by Barry Bernardi, Carr D'Angelo, and Todd Garner. The Animal was released on June 1, 2001. The movie is about a man named Marvin Mange who is critically injured and is put back together by a mad scientist who transplants animal parts, which results in strange changes to his behavior.

The Animal
Directed byLuke Greenfield
Produced byBarry Bernardi
Carr D'Angelo
Todd Garner
Screenplay byRob Schneider
Tom Brady
Story byTom Brady
StarringRob Schneider
Colleen Haskell
John C. McGinley
Guy Torry
Ed Asner
Music byTeddy Castellucci
CinematographyPeter Collister
Edited byJeff Gourson
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
June 1, 2001
Running time
83 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$47 million[1]
Box office$84,772,742[1]

The movie gained negative reviews from critics and holds a 30% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.[2] Rob Schneider was nominated for a Razzie Award for Worst Actor of the Decade for his performance.[3]



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  2. "The Animal". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 2014-11-7. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. "The Animal - Awards". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2014-11-7. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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