A Grand Day Out with Wallace and Gromit (1989)


Director: Nick Park
Cast: animated


An inventor and his resourceful hound have run out of cheese, so as it is a bank holiday they decide to construct a rocket and go on a trip to the moon where the stuff is in plentiful supply.

The Review

Jaunty, humorous animation whose ingratiating characters quickly won the hearts of the public. The house style used plasticene stop-frame animation, a very British stoical sense of humour and surreally inventive gags.