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Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)

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When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return everyone safely to the green grass of home.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Shaun / Timmy (voice)
John Sparkes ... The Farmer / Bitzer (voice)
... Trumper (voice)
Richard Webber ... Shirley (voice)
... Timmy's Mum / Meryl (voice)
Tim Hands ... Slip (voice)
... Nuts (voice)
Simon Greenall ... Twins (voice)
Emma Tate ... Hazel (voice)
Jack Paulson ... Celebrity with Hair Trouble (voice)
... Maitre D / Golfer / Stylists / Angry Panto Horse / Hospital Characters (voice)
Henry Burton ... Junior Doctor / Animal Containment Visitor (voice)
Dhimant Vyas ... Hospital Consultant (voice)
Sophie Laughton ... Animal Containment Visitor (voice)
Nia Medi James ... Operatic Sheep (voice)
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Storyline

Shaun the sheep is tired of doing the same work at the farm everyday. He decides to take a day off. In order to do that, he needs to make sure the farmer doesn't know. When more happens than they can handle, the sheep find their way in the big city. Now they need to get back to the farm.

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Same sheep. Different turf. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for rude humor | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

5 August 2015 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Shaun the Sheep: The Movie  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,038,962, 9 August 2015, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$19,375,982

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$106,031,284
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

One of the publicity shots for 'Mr X', is a pose similar to the 'Christine Keeler' chair portrait. See more »

Goofs

When Trumper shoots his taser while chasing the cloth animal that contains all of the sheep, it wraps around one of the hind legs. But later on it's shown wrapped around all 4 legs. See more »

Crazy Credits

Before the final credits the rooster appears with a sign saying "The End". As the credits move up the screen, the rooster jumps in order to stay visible but is finally covered up. When the credits come to an end we see the rooster again, now playing a game on his mobile phone. He notices us, turns the sign round to show the words "Go home" and walks off. The screen is blank for a moment, then a sheep appears with a vacuum cleaner. See more »

Connections

References Animal Farm (1954) See more »

Soundtracks

STRANGE ADAGIO FOR BARBERS
Written & Performed by John Matthews & Stuart Bruce
Published by 23rd Precinct Music Ltd/Notting Hill Music
Courtesy of Banoffeesound
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Shut up, ewe
15 February 2015 | by See all my reviews

For a while, I've held a belief that Aardman can do no wrong, and thankfully this latest example has kept up that belief and then some. It's actually rather difficult to write a review of this movie, because there's not a whole lot one can actually comment on. For instance, I can't say anything about voice acting, or script, because there is literally no dialogue. I mean, there are voice actors (for example Omid Djalili as Tramper the villain) but all they do is mumble (and in the case of the sheep actors, bleat) and stuff. I suppose this, then, serves as a testament to the sheer quality of Aardman's animation. In addition to it being fantastic that claymation can still find its way onto the screen today, it's also brilliant that such a film has found such capable animators; the animation is beautiful, and though you may think they may not be able to convey so much emotion with just facial expressions and mumbles, lo and behold, they do; from glee, to terror, to sadness, to panic, and many more, the characters they've created are absolutely brimming with emotion, and immensely watchable at the same time, and that just makes this movie all the more effective. Lack of a proper script also doesn't seem to trouble Aardman either; this movie is really goddamn funny. The physical comedy sequences, the highlight of which has to be the gleefully chaotic scene in a restaurant, are done to a tee, quite possibly the best Aardman has done them since Flushed Away, while Aardman's trademark sight gags, though not quite as strong as they were in previous offering The Pirates! (the Brian Blessed gag comes to mind), are ever-present and really quite amusing, however obvious or subtle they may be (for instance, "The Big City - twinned with Le Grande Ville, La Ciudad Grande"). My main gripe was that towards the end, which I won't spoil, things do get a bit too cheesy for my tastes, but the rest of the movie, and indeed most of the climactic sequences, more than make up for that. Shaun The Sheep: The Movie only serves to reinforce why I am such a huge fan of the Bristol lads to begin with, and while it is nowhere near as good as their first two features, it is definitely a worthy addition to their fine repertoire of work. If you're looking for some great entertainment on an afternoon, you could do a lot worse than this.


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