Buddy (DVD)

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Buddy (DVD)

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A gentle, family-oriented dramatization of the autobiography ("Animals Are My Hobby") of daffy Gertrude Lintz (Rene Russo,) a softhearted, softheaded ...

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“Lacklustre”

published 10/08/2000

Buddy is the true story of 1920s socialite Gertrude Lintz, who raises an infant gorilla to adulthood. The role of Lintz is beautifully played by former supermodel Rene Russo. The movie centers around an orphaned gorilla, whom the extraordinary Lintz rescues from a zoo where the animal is dying...

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“Buddy Love!”

published 22/08/2000

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This film missed the opportunity to say something very important about man's relationship with animals. There is almost no value to this film as it stands. It's never explained why Rene Russo's character wants to keep so many animals and turn them into humans, or why her husband, by all...

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A gentle, family-oriented dramatization of the autobiography ("Animals Are My Hobby") of daffy Gertrude Lintz (Rene Russo,) a softhearted, softheaded 1920s New York socialite who transformed her upstate mansion into a personal menagerie containing cats, dogs, birds, chimps, and the titular baby gorilla, all of whom were trained to wear clothing and behave as humans. Produced by the Jim Henson Company.

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