Title: The Addams Family
Director: Barry Sonnenfeld
Actors: Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd, Dan Hedaya, Elizabeth Wilson, Judith Malina, Carel Struycken, Dana Ivey, Paul Benedict, Christina Ricci, Jimmy Workman
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Why in Database: Turtle only in dialogue, Morticia mentions the story of tortoise and the hare (which the other family members comment with typical Addams charm.)
– Who recalls the fable of The Tortoise and the Hare? The swift yet lazy little cottontail and his slow but determined companion? What does this story teach us?
– Kill the hare! Skin it. Boil it.
– Put the tortoise on the highway.
– During rush hour.