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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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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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4 November 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$150,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

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

In the scene where Buck Cluck is driving Chicken Little to school, they stop at a red light. In the background, you see a bird walking into a storefront window twice. The store owner comes out to investigate. He's a bull. The store is full of China. The proverbial "Bull in a China Shop". See more »

Goofs

When the panel falls out at the end, Melvin's wife pushes the button and sends the panel into the middle of the ship's underside. When Fish's glow-stick is spinning and the ship comes to a rest, the panel is the one from the outside edge. 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

At the very end of the closing credits, Buck and Chicken Little appear, looking out at the audience. Chicken Little says "Can we get some popcorn on the way out" and Buck points out of the screen and says "I think there's some on the floor". (Note that this scene is missing from the DVD version) See more »

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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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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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