Chicken Run

Chicken Run

Chicken Run is a 2000 clay animation film that tells the story of a band of chickens who seek escape from their coop before their owners, mild-mannered egg farmer Mr. Tweedy and his overbearing wife, make them all into chicken pot pies.

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Chicken Run is a 2000 British stop-motion animation film made by the Aardman Animations studios and directed by Peter Lord and Nick Park and was the first feature-length film by Aardman. The film centers around a band of chickens, who seek a smooth-talking Rhode Island Red named Rocky as their only hope to escape from their certain death when the owners of their farm decide to move from selling eggs to selling chicken pies. The film features the voices of Julia Sawalha, Mel Gibson, Timothy Spall, Phil Daniels, Tony Haygarth and Miranda Richardson. It received very positive reviews, and was a box office hit. The Tweedys are a middle-aged couple who run their chicken farm somewhere in Yorkshire, England. Mrs. Tweedy (voiced by Miranda Richardson) serves as the genius and temper, while...'

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