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32% The Giver $6.4M
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66% The Hundred-Foot Journey $5.3M
19% Into The Storm $3.8M

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Chicken Run Reviews

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Jonathan Foreman
New York Post
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It is not only an amazing technical accomplishment, it's also the wittiest and best-voiced animated movie to come along in years.

Full Review Source: New York Post

August 4, 2013
Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today
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Chicken Run boasts the most delicious collection of desperately funny Brits since The Full Monty. Poultry has never been so stuffed with personality.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

August 4, 2013
Lisa Alspector
Chicago Reader
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The finale and a scene set inside the pie-making machinery prove that the Rube Goldberg formula is infallible, and the puns -- another staple of crossover animation -- range from "fowl" to "poultry in motion."

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

August 4, 2013
David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor

There are some mighty fine laughs in this clever Claymation cartoon from the creator of England's hilarious Wallace and Gromit movies.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: 3/4

August 4, 2013
Scott Tobias
AV Club
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The level of invention on display, from the vividly detailed models and figurines to the gallery of memorable supporting characters, is astonishing at any length.

Full Review Source: AV Club

August 4, 2013
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Fab animation from Wallace and Gromit creator.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 4/5

December 22, 2010
Nick Rogers
Suite101.com

"Chicken Run's" finale is on par both with "The Great Escape" and the classic Wallace and Gromit ending to "A Close Shave" for rousing excitement and ingenuity. When it comes to clever and fun entertainment with a twist, it's the cock of the walk.

Full Review Source: Suite101.com | Original Score: 4/4

September 25, 2010
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

The sophisticated humor of Peter Lord and Nick Park's very funny comedy is more likely to strike a nerve with adults.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 7, 2010

Film4

Thoroughly endearing family entertainment.

Full Review Source: Film4

September 3, 2008
Richard Corliss
TIME Magazine
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Exactly the picker-upper this macho-movie summer needs.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine

September 3, 2008
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com

Park's love for all his characters, good and evil, is literally palpable: These characters have been forged of clay, fussed over, posed, photographed over a period of years.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 5/5

August 13, 2007
Joe Lozito
Big Picture Big Sound

That rare animated film that can easily please all age groups.

Full Review Source: Big Picture Big Sound | Original Score: 3.5/4

July 14, 2007
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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It'd be churlish to carp about this triumph of craftsmanlike technique.

Full Review Source: Time Out

February 9, 2006
Chris Gore
Film Threat

I know I've seen a good funny animal movie if I stop eating the animal in real life.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3.5/5

December 6, 2005

Inventiveness taken to new levels...simply a marvel.

Full Review Source: Cinerina | Original Score: 4.5/5

October 2, 2005
Scott Nash
Three Movie Buffs

I don't think two minutes went by where I wasn't laughing out loud.

Full Review Source: Three Movie Buffs | Original Score: 4/4

September 30, 2005
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews

It has intelligence, humor, drama and tragedy, dance numbers, amour and more, any of which will have appeal to someone out there.

Full Review Source: Reeling Reviews | Original Score: A

April 9, 2005
Jeffrey Overstreet
Looking Closer

It's a wonder to know that each frame of this film was handmade, not orchestrated by a computer.

| Original Score: B

December 6, 2004
Martin Scribbs
Low IQ Canadian

Insufferably twee.

July 7, 2004
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Something about Nick Park's characters is intrinsically hilarious... Maybe it's those teeth.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid | Original Score: 3/4

June 24, 2003
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