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Hoodwinked! (2005)

Little Red Riding Hood, the Wolf, the Woodsman, and Granny all tell the police the events that lead up to their encounter.

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Red Puckett (voice)
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Granny (voice)
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Wolf W. Wolf (voice)
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Nicky Flippers (voice)
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Chief Grizzly (voice)
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Woolworth (voice)
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Boingo (voice)
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Twitchy (voice)
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Japeth the Goat (voice)
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Raccoon Jerry (voice)
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Timmy (voice)
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Glen (voice)
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The candy recipes of the goody shops have been stolen by the Goody Bandit, and many animals are out of business. While the police are chasing the criminal, there is a mess at Granny's house involving Little Red Hiding Hood, The Wolf, The Woodsman and Granny, disturbing the peace in the forest. They are all arrested by the impatient Chief Grizzly. Detective Nicky Flipper is in charge of the investigation, and each accused gives his/her own version of the incident. Flipper uses the information to disclose the identity of the evil Goody Bandit. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Rated PG for some mild action and thematic elements | See all certifications »

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13 January 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hoodwinked  »

Box Office

Budget:

$17,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$16,879,402 (USA) (13 January 2006)

Gross:

$51,053,787 (USA) (7 April 2006)
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Trivia

The moles' 'costumes' during the first song are a reference to The Village People. See more »

Goofs

During Red's telling of the story, we see her basket on the front of the bike. It changes shapes between shots. See more »

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[first lines]
Nicky Flippers: [narrating] Red Riding Hood, you probably know the story.
[girl screaming]
Nicky Flippers: But there's more to every tale than meets the eye. It's just like they always say, you can't judge a book by its cover. If you want to know the truth, you've gotta flip through the pages.
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During the end credits, the actors names are accompanied by the character portraits. See more »

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References Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) See more »

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Eva Deanna
Written by Todd Edwards
Performed by Todd Edwards
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A fun film--regardless of how it looks.
14 January 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I'll confess something up front which seems to be place me in the minority--I didn't go to see this movie hoping for great animation, a break-through in story-telling, or the chance to see self-proclaimed "artists" waxing philosophic about their personal world views. I went to have fun and enjoy myself.

On that score, Hoodwinked fully delivers. A brief glance at any trailer will tell you the animation is not the greatest, and I know some people have taken that to mean the movie itself is not worth seeing. However, that assessment is just wrong. I walked into the theater not really knowing what to expect, and spent the next hour and however long basically laughing the entire time--sometimes so hard I had to make myself stop to catch my breath. It's a really funny movie, and when it comes down to it, isn't that the point of a movie like this?

Hoodwinked basically tells the story of Little Red Riding Hood, but as seen through the eyes of several different characters. Not an original plot, by any means, but once you get into the story the quirkiness and eccentricities of the characters wrap you up so much you don't care.

Bottom line: If you want to have fun and see a good movie, check out Hoodwinked. If you want cutting edge technicality that may or may not reflect on the actual quality of the story and writing, go look elsewhere.


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