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Barnyard (2006)

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When the farmer's away, all the animals play, and sing, and dance. Eventually, though, someone has to step in and run things, a responsibility that ends up going to Otis, a carefree cow.

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Steve Oedekerk

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Steve Oedekerk
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kevin James ... Otis the Cow (voice)
Courteney Cox ... Daisy the Cow (voice)
Sam Elliott ... Ben the Cow (voice)
Danny Glover ... Miles the Mule (voice)
Wanda Sykes ... Bessy the Cow (voice)
Andie MacDowell ... Etta the Hen (voice)
David Koechner ... Dag the Coyote (voice)
Jeffrey Garcia ... Pip the Mouse (voice) (as Jeff Garcia)
Cam Clarke ... Freddy the Ferret (voice)
Rob Paulsen ... Peck the Rooster / Gopher (voice)
Tino Insana ... Pig the Pig (voice)
Dom Irrera ... Duke the Dog (voice)
S. Scott Bullock S. Scott Bullock ... Eddy the Cow (voice) (as Scott Bullock)
John DiMaggio ... Bud the Cow / Officer O'Hanlon (voice)
Maurice LaMarche ... Igg the Cow (voice)
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Storyline

When the farmer's away, all the animals play, and sing, and dance. Eventually, though, someone has to step in and run things, a responsibility that ends up going to Otis, a carefree cow.

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Have a cow. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild peril and rude humor | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

French website | UIP (German) | See more »

Country:

Germany | USA | Netherlands

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 August 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Barnyard: The Original Party Animals See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$51,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$15,820,864, 6 August 2006, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$72,779,000

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$118,583,844
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

SDDS | DTS | Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

(At around seventeen minutes) During a hoedown, the barnyard animals throw darts at the face of Colonel Sanders (of Kentucky Fried Chicken fame) pinned to a dartboard. See more »

Goofs

Yes, the male cattle have udders; it's a joke. See more »

Quotes

Mrs. Beady: Randall, There is a cow outside.
Mr. Beady: This is a cow farm. You're gonna find cows outside.
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Crazy Credits

PRODUCTION BABIES: Abigail Jeane Erickson, Aria Isabel Avery, Bradley Harrison Grimes, Caspar Levy Gebhardt, Dimitri Sergeivich Volkov, Elle Sophia Jordan, Ethan Bennett Chavez, Fa Chiyeung Gorham, Garrett Keith Ace, Genesis Mara Castro, Hannah Francis Simpson, Juliana Enid Lopez, Luke Matthew Socrates Thomas, Madelyn Rose Grimes, Ryan R. Montague, Sydney Grace Mulholland. See more »

Connections

References Cops (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

Boombastic
by Robert Livingston, Shaggy (as Orville Burrell) & Floyd King III
Performed by Shaggy
Courtesy of Virgin Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
Courtesy of Big Yard Music Group
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This is a poor remake of "The Lion King"
13 August 2006 | by mizahniSee all my reviews

If you think "The Wiz" is as good as "The Wizard of Oz," you'll love this movie. Otherwise, stay home and watch "The Lion King." This is simply "The Lion King" using farm animals.

My sons, ages 6 and 9 were bored and I took a nap. How? The reason I could take nap is because it was dead silent in the theater. It was not funny at all.

The funniest part of the movie was the transsexual "male cows." Most of the jokes were geared toward adults not children. My boys only laughed at the physical humor. However, it did manage to be racially offensive and violent.

Save your money and go to a real farm for entertainment.


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