I'm sorry about the lemmings, but I'm really happy these films are coming out on DVD now. It's just too bad they won't have that classroom film-projector whir in the background.
Posted by Cactus Wren on :
A wild thought just struck me: I wonder if the filmmakers didn't intend this film as a bit of propaganda, a political commentary? Perhaps a hint of warning against Communism -- or perhaps (I smile to think of this) against anti-Communist hysteria. "Once in motion, none stops to ask why. Instead, a kind of compulsion seizes each tiny rodent. And carried along by an unreasoning hysteria, each falls into step ... "