FRITZ THE CAT MOVIE 1080P BLU RAY!!
FRITZ THE CAT MOVIE 1080P BLU RAY!!
FRITZ THE CAT MOVIE 1080P BLU RAY!!

FRITZ THE CAT MOVIE 1080P BLU RAY!!

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Fritz the Cat is a 1972 American adult animated comedy film written and directed by Ralph Bakshi, based on the comic strip by Robert Crumb and starring Skip Hinnant. The film focuses on Fritz (Hinnant), a glib, womanizing and fraudulent cat in an anthropomorphic animal version of New York City during the mid-1960s. Fritz decides on a whim to drop out of college, interacts with inner city African American crows, unintentionally starts a race riot, and becomes a leftist revolutionary. The film is a satire focusing on American college life of the era, race relations, the free love movement and serves as a criticism of political revolution and dishonest political activists.

Bakshi's feature film debut, the film had a troubled production history, as Crumb, who is politically left-wing, had disagreements with the filmmakers over the film's political content, which he saw as being critical of the political left.[2][3][4] Produced on a budget of $700,000,[5] the film was intended by Bakshi to broaden the animation market so that it would be seen as being a medium that could tell more dramatic or satirical storylines with larger scopes, dealing with more mature and diverse themes, as animation, which was initially intended largely for adults, was seen predominantly as a children's medium at that time period. Bakshi also wanted to establish an independent alternative to the films produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios, which dominated the animation market due to a lack of independent competition.

The intention of featuring profanity, sex and drug use, particularly cannabis, provoked criticism from more conservative members of the animation industry, who accused Bakshi of attempting to produce a pornographic animated film, as the concept of adult animation was not widely understood at the time. The Motion Picture Association of America gave the film an X rating, making it the first American animated film to receive the rating, which was then predominantly associated with more arthouse films. The film was highly successful, grossing over $90 million worldwide, and also earned significant critical acclaim for its satire, social commentary and animation innovations, although it also attracted some negative reviews accusing it of stereotyping and having an unfocused plot, and criticizing its depiction of profanity, sex and drug use in the context of an animated film. The film's use of satire and mature themes is seen as paving the way for future animated works for adults, including The Simpsons[6] and South Park.[6][7] A sequel, The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat (1974), was produced without Crumb's or Bakshi's involvement.