Animal Farm

Animal Farm is a made for television movie that is based on the popular book by George Orwell. In the movie the owner of a farm has lost control and is now forced to leave his farm. The animals are in charge and Napoleon (a pig) becomes the leader. There is one problem: Napoleon is worse than the previous owner.

The movie takes a stab at government through animals. Animal Farm shows how thing can go wrong when leaders are selfish. It also shows how people or animals can have good intentions and but change when given power.

Channel 4
1 Season, 3 Episodes
January 6, 2011
Documentary & Biography
Cast: Kelsey Grammer, Ian Holm, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Julia Ormond

Animal Farm Full Episode Guide

  • Episode 3 down on Animal Farm looks at how genetic technologies already impact on our day-to-day lives.

  • Episode 2 focuses on techniques in genetic manipulation that stand to directly benefit our health

  • Episode 1 starts by looking at the outlandish creatures that can be produced by traditional breeding practices alone - from the cows that carry twice the muscle mass of their ordinary...