A Close Shave

A Close Shave (1995)

From the Oscar-winning creator of A Grand Day Out and The Wrong Trousers.

  • Genre: Family, Animation, Comedy
  • Release Date: 1995-04-10
  • User Rating: 7.5/10 from 444 ratings
  • Runtime: 0h 30min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Aardman Animations
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
  • Director:
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Wallace falls in love with wool-shop owner Wendolene, not suspecting that she (or rather, her dog) is at the head of a fiendish sheep-rustling plot. Gromit is set up and jailed, but his new-found sheepish friend is determined to give Wallace a helping hand in finding out the real truth.

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  • Peter Sallis

    as Wallace (voice)
  • Anne Reid

    as Wendolene (voice)
  • Peter Hawkins

    as Gromit (voice)
  • Justin Fletcher

    as Shaun (voice)
Directing Nick Park Director
Visual Effects Nick Park Animation
Writing Nick Park Writer
Sound Julian Nott Original Music Composer
Sound Adrian Rhodes ADR Editor
Visual Effects Steve Box Key Animation
Writing Bob Baker Writer
Production Peter Thornton Production Consultant
Crew Harry Linden Other
Production Peter Lord Executive Producer
Production David Sproxton Executive Producer
Crew Tristan Oliver Cinematography
Crew Frank Passingham Cinematography
Visual Effects Loyd Price Animation
Camera Nick Upton First Assistant Camera
Crew Mike Booth Thanks
Sound Nic Raine Orchestrator
Editing Helen Garrard Editor
Production Carla Shelley Producer
Visual Effects Peter Peake Animation
Camera Dave Alex Riddett Director of Photography
Art Phil Lewis Art Direction
Crew Darren Robbie Thanks
Sound Paul Hamblin ADR Mixer
Production Michael Rose Producer
Sound Jack Stew Foley Artist
Sound Simon Rhodes Scoring Mixer
Crew Dug Calder Thanks
Art Michael Salter Storyboard Artist
Visual Effects Gary Cureton Animation
Visual Effects Jason Spencer Galsworthy Modeling
Crew Charles Copping Thanks
Camera Paul Smith Camera Operator
Production Colin Rose Executive Producer
Crew Tim Farrington Scenic Artist
Crew Adam Vernon Thanks
Art Linda Langley Sculptor
Art Trisha Budd Assistant Art Director
Lighting Ian Jewels Gaffer
Crew Simon Jacobs Cinematography
Lighting John Bradley Gaffer
Crew Lisa Bilbe Thanks
Crew Tara Bacon Thanks
Crew Elizabeth Buttler Thanks
Crew Maxine Guest Thanks
Crew Janet Legg Thanks
Crew Curtis Jobling Thanks
Crew Jason Marshall Thanks
Crew Stuart Markovic Thanks
Crew Beth MacDonald Thanks
Crew Arthur Sheriff Thanks
Crew John Truckle Thanks
Editing Bridget Mazzey Assistant Editor
Editing Tasmin Parry Assistant Editor
Camera Sam James Camera Operator
Art Richard Higgs Graphic Designer
Visual Effects Zennor Witney Modeling