Chicken Run, the movie

Discussion in 'Games, Jokes, and Fun!' started by peeplessinNC, Nov 7, 2008.

  1. peeplessinNC

    peeplessinNC Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 23, 2008
    NC Piedmont
    Last night I saw Chicken Run for the first time! What a hoot! I loved the subtle and not so subtle references to other movies and the characters personalities. I'm surprised there was no Sgt. Klink or other reference to Hogan's Heroes - maybe that was before the directors' time?

    The Special Features showed what goes into the claymation and stop-animation filming - OMGoodness! 2.5 seconds of film a day is all they can do!! What talent these people have - amazing.

    I could see this movie again as I'm sure there are things I didn't pick up on the first time.
  2. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    Waiting for it to come to bluray. Chicken little was awesome but chicken run is better
  3. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    chickens go in, pies come out.

    what kind of pies?


    oooh, me favorite!

    chicken pies, ya dolt!
  4. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    Quote:I must have not seen any pf the movies that they quoted, as I was pretty young when I saw it.
  5. HallFamilyFarm

    HallFamilyFarm APA ETL#195

    Jan 25, 2010
    Monticello, Arkansas
    They are prisoners--trapped behind barbed wire, fearing for their very lives and dreaming only of the outside world. Every escape attempt is thwarted, and the ringleader tossed into solitary to do hard time. But this is no ordinary prison... and these are no ordinary jailbirds. They're the inmates at Tweedy's Egg Farm, where any chicken who doesn't put breakfast on the table can wind up as dinner. But Ginger and her fellow flock are determined to break out before they meet a "fowl" fate. Time is running out as the greedy owner of the farm, Mrs. Tweedy finds a new way to feather her own nest--turning chickens into chicken pies. Now, with the help of Rocky, "The lone free ranger," the chickens hatch their most spectacular plan to fly the coop in "our story of poultry in motion."

    This would make a great Christmas present for any BYC member! Them chickens are "organized"!​
  6. heatherscreations1969

    heatherscreations1969 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 14, 2011
    Derbyshire UK
    "oooohhh them thieving little buggers"

    My daughter has it on dvd and we must have watched it 60 times....I could still sit and watch it now lol.

    The reference above is our fave, everytime hubby opens the tool shed, the chickens go in "just to check things out", I am sure they are eyeing the tools [​IMG]

    Yep, them chickens are upto summat lol.
  7. FarmCoe

    FarmCoe Flock Mistress

    May 22, 2010
    Planet Earth
    Oh, I love that movie! My favorite part has to be when the RIR rooster plucks out his own tail feather and puts it in a drink -- "Cocktail!" [​IMG]

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