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Chicken Run

Award-winning animation. Despite many failed attempts, Ginger the hen is convinced that escape is possible from terrible Tweedy Farm. When a cocky rooster called Rocky flies into the lives of the chickens, she hopes her dream of freedom might finally come true.

Featuring the voices of Mel Gibson (Rocky), Julia Sawalha (Ginger), Miranda Richardson (Mrs Tweedy), Jane Horrocks (Babs), Lynn Ferguson (Mac), Imelda Staunton (Bunty), Benjamin Whitrow (Fowler), Anthony Haygarth (Mr Tweedy), Timothy Spall (Nick) and Phil Daniels (Fletcher).

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1 hour, 24 minutes

Last on

Wed 20 Dec 2017 15:35

Review: Chicken Run

"It's "The Great Escape" as performed by chickens and is every bit as good as you could imagine."
Read the full review in the BBC Movies archive


Role Contributor
DirectorPeter Lord
DirectorNick Park
WriterKarey Kirkpatrick
ProducerPeter Lord
ProducerNick Park
ProducerDavid Sproxton
ComposerHarry Gregson-Williams
ComposerJohn Powell
Director of photographyTristan Oliver
Director of photographyFrank Passingham

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