Are you planning to watch the movie one hundred and one dalmatians? Here are some FAQs about the film that you may want to check before watching it.
- 1 1. Who Is Spike?
- 2 2. Is It a Disney Movie?
- 3 3. Are Is It Pg or a Family Film?
- 4 4. Is 101 Dalmatians Based on a True Story?
- 5 5. Why Does Perdita Need a Baby Sitter?
- 6 6. How Many Different Kinds of Dogs Are There in the Movie?
- 7 7. What Other Animals Are in the Movie?
- 8 8. What Are the Plot Details?
- 9 9. How Does It Start and End?
- 10 10. What Kind of Locations Did You Have to Film At?
- 11 11. What Is the Meaning of “One Hundred And One Dalmatians”?
- 12 12. Why Do All the Dogs Have to Sleep in One Room?
- 13 13. Why Did Cruella Give Pongo And Perdita?
- 14 14. Why Did Cruella De Vil Want the Puppies?
- 15 15. Why Did Cruella Give Pongo and Perdita?
- 16 16. Why Did Cruella De Vil Want to Kill the Puppies?
1. Who Is Spike?
The main character in the movie one hundred and one dalmatians is Spike. Throughout the film, he does many things and helps to solve different problems of Molly’s family.
Molly was an only daughter before she was adopted by Pongo and Perdita five years ago so her parents want something for her birthday which is July 19 every year since then pups are born until now that date as pet party .
2. Is It a Disney Movie?
Yes, the film is based on the original story by Dodie Smith. When was the film released? It is 1963. The film tells us how Pongo and Perdita first met, how they got their collars at different times in which has become a tradition for them to wear it always even when not in public.
3. Are Is It Pg or a Family Film?
Yes, the movie was really made for everyone to enjoy. It is regularly rated as G but nothing that young children should not see especially if they want depict him in detail his energetic and hardworking character.
This sad story of Drowning Helen makes things worthwhile to watch because it shows what cruelty can give us for the sake of entertainment values – regardless of how serious something may be portrayed in a movie for adults. There is no dialogue in the film, only sound effects which helps keep it very child-friendly.
4. Is 101 Dalmatians Based on a True Story?
The film is loosely based on the true story of one hundred and one dalmatian who were found in Croatia. The real dogs lived in a mansion and were selected to be the main character of this film franchise. The dalmatian pups are singly stranded until they get adopted by Pongo Murry and his wife Perdita.
Where does Drowning Helen live? She is one 101 Dalmatians’ leading lady, played by Susan Johnson who takes on the role that was performed so well as Helen Shickleby from 1961 to 1962. She portrayed the character in all steps of her life – from birth, to growing up and finally ending her young age.
5. Why Does Perdita Need a Baby Sitter?
The movie depicts a good side of Pongo Murry whereby he needs help taking care of Helen. The scene when they both sing ‘Let’s take It From the Top with Our Pet’ shows how they love their pet dogs the most which is why Drury emotionally wanted it from them to have someone else raising him. Some background information on 101 Dalmatians can be found in an episode where you get to
know how Pongo and Perdita first met. The fictitious world in which 101 Dalmatians takes place is created with the amazing outfits and props that make up these scenes.
6. How Many Different Kinds of Dogs Are There in the Movie?
The movie portrays a variety of dog breeds that make green-screening easy. This is why the team used these different types of dogs who have specific characteristics to portray mentioned before: fashion fetishizing, laughing, falling asleep and so on.
For example in one scene Diana Spencer even dyes pussies pink to warm up Pongo’s hat with his paw resting over it. In another situation Sergeant Woofer makes a cameo appearance and his paw prints can be seen all over the couch which was covered in fur.
7. What Other Animals Are in the Movie?
Helen loves to ride horses so in one scene she’s on a horse with Pongo and Perdita. Another animal that was used for filming purposes is an elephant. In the end credits, 101 Dalmatians even lists all of their crew members which includes people who work behind the scenes like trainers and groomers.
In the movie, we see different environments like forests and a London townhouse. After the title sequence, we jump into a montage of these events between September and November.
8. What Are the Plot Details?
In the movie, Lady Di asks Mr Franklin to take a few of their dogs for an errand. She tells him Perdita has been accepted as a puppy at London’s most exclusive school and she needs her pup back in time so that they can enter together into Queen Victoria’s Cathedral on November 21st, 1938–England’s All Saints Day which would be Pongo’s birthday!
Pongo arrives first and is very excited to tell his family about his great news. However, on their way back from the school, something happens that leads Lady Di and Mr Franklin to believe their dogs may be in danger.
9. How Does It Start and End?
What happened to everyone after that fateful night on February 12, 1943 when Lady Di married Prince Charles as we know now from history books about this event 100 years later.
At first scene, just before having breakfast in their house with Pongo or Humph rey or Bouncer or Bounce, both dogs are rushing into the room and at normal speed up to their owners. The short girls have a long time of being in dresses and then they seem to be wearing aprons with Calico around them but they don’t continue on here stopping only briefly in coming out (next scene)..
10. What Kind of Locations Did You Have to Film At?
Blue sky is mandatory even though there should be some shade or cover from sun in certain scenes because that is how dogs perceive sunlight visually. The way they are shown to age would be with large collars until their final years when taking it off means green fur covering grey skin which makes them look decrepit .
No means no, it has been shown that dogs don’t understand Latin. Humphrey’s owners agree but maybe they didn’t tell him the will is what irrefutable scientific evidence shows and show that in with footage like this.
11. What Is the Meaning of “One Hundred And One Dalmatians”?
The name “Dalmatian” was a reference to the coat of these dogs having been brought from Dalmatia, which is now Croatia. They were named as such because dark blue and black spots applied during breeding; in contrast, with white fur being common among English breeds at that time.
In his earliest books Wallace referred to this breed purely by Doggen (Dorgi). The change happened only after he wrote Wonderful Dogs but continued to use Doggen until at least The Dog.
12. Why Do All the Dogs Have to Sleep in One Room?
They are in a farmhouse that has been converted into the dogs’ kennel. Vicar and Mrs Humphrey have also taken over where their own apartments used to be, so there is room for all of them as well as Dingo who long ago adopted George from his previous owners when they left The Dog on a train.
It might seem odd in today’s world with central heating systems but it was not common during these times for people to have their own houses and the only place they could keep a dog was in a kennel.
13. Why Did Cruella Give Pongo And Perdita?
Because Perdita was Snow White’s Greyhound and Pongo had been a favourite dog in the town of Baden-Baden, where she practised her rude ways on him. She wanted to keep Snow White off-balance by tying the two dogs together, with Pongo in front and Perdita on the rear.
Cruella is a not-so-nice person to know as dogs like Perdita and Pongo weren’t mean, they were kind.
14. Why Did Cruella De Vil Want the Puppies?
To train her own hunting dogs, cynically selecting a female golden retriever as Cruella’s lap-dog and making it into the politically incorrect – Lolita (Lol) for short. While Scrappy was an American Weimaraner and Rascal real name Rubie was a cocker spaniel. This stands for The Cate family.
Many of the real dogs are pictured in this book. King had collected about 300 photos to trace back, many were taken by his wife Karen Barile and others a picture from memories. The really hard job was the last half dozen or so portraits where “the kids” weren’t recognizable but based on notes he did some missing person reports .
15. Why Did Cruella Give Pongo and Perdita?
Because Perdita was Snow White’s Greyhound and Pongo had been a favourite dog in the town of Baden-Baden, where she practiced her rude ways on him. She wanted to keep Snow White off-balance by tying the two dogs together, with Pongo in front and Perdita on the rear.
Cruella is a not-so-nice person to know as posh poodles like Mrs. De Vil’s Pongo (who behaved himself) and low-class mutts like the street urchin Perdita had zero in common.
16. Why Did Cruella De Vil Want to Kill the Puppies?
Because they were cute. She hoped that such a tiny, fragile puppy could not survive more than two weeks in her clutches and would die of exposure in some remote corner where she wouldn’t be found before its ribs began folding under.
To make it worse, she planned on this happening before Christmas which was less than two weeks away with no hope of escape unless indeed one of the other puppies managed to get away and lead rescuers to her hiding place, where they could destroy all of them.