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The Wrong Trousers (1993)

Wallace is used by a criminal penguin in a robbery involving mechanical trousers.

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Plasticine animation of Wallace and Gromit, inventors of all manner of useful devices. Gromit (a dog) finds himself being pushed out of his room and home by a new lodger who is actually a ruthless criminal (and a small penguin). The penguin is planning a robbery and needs to use Wallace and his mechanical remote controlled trousers to pull off the raid. However, Gromit is wise to the penguin and comes to the rescue. Written by Rob Hartill

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Winner of the 1993 Academy Award for Best Animated Short. See more »


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Trivia

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Goofs

When looking at the calendar, Gromit suddenly has a watch on his right arm. It is not seen before or afterwards. See more »

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Wallace: It's the wrong trousers Gromit, and they've gone wrong!
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Crazy Credits

During the opening credits sequence, we see the Techno-Trousers in silhouette. See more »

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Referenced in The Mirror (2014) See more »

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Very funny
22 January 2004 | by (The Hague, Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Together with 'Wallace & Gromit: A Close Shave' and 'Wallace & Gromit: A Grand Day Out' this is one of the funniest things I have seen. The clay animation looks great, the stories are very ingenious and the jokes are great. If you get a chance to see this, please do so. You will have a great time.

I guess this one is the best from the three, although 'A Close Shave' comes close. You must see all three of them anyway, so it doesn't really matter.


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