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Chicken Little (2005)

G  |   |  Animation, Adventure, Comedy  |  4 November 2005 (USA)
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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Chicken Little (voice)
Buck Cluck (voice)
Foxy Loxy (voice)
Abby Mallard (voice)
Dog Announcer (voice)
Tina - Alien Mom (voice)
Alien Cop (voice)
Goosey Loosey (voice)


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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Release Date:

4 November 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Lille kylling  »

Box Office


$150,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$40,049,778 (USA) (4 November 2005)


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

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The first fully computer generated feature film produced in-house by Disney. See more »


When Chicken Little and his Buck Cluck have climbed to the top of the Town Hall, and after Buck has knocked out all the Aliens that were around them, Chicken Little is holding Kirby. But, after they are zapped by the spaceship above them, when they reappear inside the spaceship, Buck is holding Kirby not Chicken Little. See more »


[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.
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 »


Referenced in The King of Queens: Baker's Doesn't (2005) See more »


Written by Victoria Beckham, Melanie Brown, Emma Bunton, Melanie Chisholm,
Geri Halliwell (as Geraldine Halliwell), Matt Rowe (as Matthew Rowbottom) and Richard Stannard
Performed by Joan Cusack and Steve Zahn
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Bad Casting!
10 June 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Why does Chicken Little have the voice of a NY accountant. Nemo sounded like a little boy, Chicken Little sounds like a twenty-something Woody Allen. Just awful casting! No magic or script in this film. Horrible. The plot seemed rushed through. The voices were annoying, not endearing. The surrounding cast of characters, especially the pig and the fish were annoying and not cute, nor funny. The gags and jokes were just stupid. The computer animation was bottom rate. Disney should be appalled and Pixar should be feeling indestructible after this flop.The songs were cheesy and ill-timed, they felt forced in to the film. I can't believe they had a training montage set to music. I know it's a kid's film, but come on, the montage is dead. The soundtrack was just plain bad. My kids hate it, and I stand by my kids.

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