Martin is a fisherman without a boat, his brother Steven having re-purposed it as a tourist tripper. With their childhood home now a get-away for London money, Martin is displaced to the estate above the harbour.
An impoverished preacher who brings hope to the Miami projects is offered cash to save his family from eviction. He has no idea his sponsor works for the FBI who plan to turn him into a criminal by fueling his madcap revolutionary dreams.
Sally Caplan, Head of Production at Screen Australia, said of this production: "[Director] Sophie Hyde is a hugely promising talent who has demonstrated both her distinctive style and directorial agility with projects like her captivating feature debut '52 Tuesdays' and comedy series' 'F***ing Adelaide'. With 'Animals', Sophie and Rebecca [producer Rebecca Summerton] will have the chance to collaborate with their Irish production partners, and capitalise on the immense opportunities presented by the official co-production program, a proven pathway to reaching international audiences". See more »
Sorry girls, didn't mean to get all holy on you there with my burning bush.
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Not a bad movie but films like this rely on the viewer caring about the main characters, I didn't.
The first half with the pair of girls playing was fun but once the dull boys came into it the movie drags slowly into not very much.
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