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After ruining his reputation with the town, a courageous chicken must come to the rescue of his fellow citizens when aliens start an invasion.

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Chicken Little (voice)
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Buck Cluck (voice)
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Foxy Loxy (voice)
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Abby Mallard (voice)
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Dog Announcer (voice)
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Tina - Alien Mom (voice)
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Goosey Loosey (voice)
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Storyline

After Chicken Little causes widespread panic--when he mistakes a falling acorn for a piece of the sky--the young chicken is determined to restore his reputation. But just as things are starting to go his way, a real piece of the sky lands on his head. Chicken Little and his band of misfit friends, Abby Mallard (aka Ugly Duckling), Runt of the Litter and Fish Out of Water, attempt to save the world without sending the town into a whole new panic. Written by Anonymous

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chicken | panic | fish | friend | alien | See more »

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When it comes to saving the world, it helps to be a little chicken. See more »


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4 November 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$150,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£3,173,867 (UK) (10 February 2006)

Gross:

$135,381,507 (USA) (7 April 2006)
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Trivia

The original plans were to have the beginning of this film, telling the establishing story of Chicken Little and the acorn, in traditional ("hand-drawn") animation. Don Knotts, who supplied the voice of Turkey Lurkey, the town Mayor, recorded the voice track as the narrator for this sequence. The idea was abandoned and that part of the story was refashioned as a main part of the film and done in computer animation. See more »

Goofs

When Chicken Little, his father, and Kirby run up the stairs to the top of the town hall building so that Kirby can be given back to his parents, they pass a sign in the stairwell indicating 10th floor. But when they entered the building, the out of service elevator indicated that there were only 5 floors. From the exterior of the building, it is also clear that there are not more than 5 stories. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Buck Cluck: [voice over] Now, where to begin?
[shaft of light and pixie dust]
Buck Cluck: How about "Once upon a time"?
[screen suddenly goes black]
Buck Cluck: How many times have you heard that to begin a story? Let's do something else.
[gasps]
Buck Cluck: I got it. I got it. Here we go. Here's how to open a movie.
[opening to The Lion King]
Buck Cluck: No, I don't think so. It sounds familiar, doesn't it to you?
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Crazy Credits

Dedication to writer Joe Grant. See more »

Connections

Spoofs King Kong (1933) See more »

Soundtracks

One Little Slip
Written by Ed Robertson and Steven Page
Performed by Barenaked Ladies
Produced by Jim Scott and Barenaked Ladies
Recorded by Jim Scott
Mixed by Tom Lord-Alge
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The pig is fat
8 November 2008 | by See all my reviews

Cuz like fat people are pigs. I get it. And at the end, there is a fake movie ending and everyone claps because they want to remind the real audience that they are suppose to clap at the end of this atrocious piece of poop.

A rather unspectacular entry into the Disney library. It's pretty sad that they spend tens of millions of dollars making a film that is filled with stereotypes and cliché's with a such a poorly written story. Even sadder, that this is geared towards children. Parents should be ashamed that their children spend their formative time being exposed to this sort of tripe.


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