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The Chubbchubbs! (2002)





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The unassuming patrons of an intergalactic watering hole come face to face with the most feared force in the galaxy in this computer animated sci-fi-adventure produced by Sony Pictures' Imageworks. The inhabitants of planet Glorf are a peaceful and fun-loving bunch, and between lovable hero Meeper, songbird Diva, The ZyZaks and the ChubbChubbs, there's always some fun to be had in this faraway corner of the cosmos. When Meeper receives word that an alien menace has set their sights on Glorf, he attempts to warn the extraterrestrials who frequent the Ale-E-Inn of the impending danger.

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Critic Reviews for The Chubbchubbs!

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The film's lackluster story and older than dirt gags -- it makes The Flintstones look like Shakespeare! -- keep it from reaching the outer limits of enjoyment.

Full Review… | June 9, 2003

Audience Reviews for The Chubbchubbs!


It was a great and very entertaining animated short. It had very impressive animation, really great music, great characters, very great visuals and a very fun story. It's one of the best animated shorts of 2002. I've seen this short movie before "Stuart Little 2." I would recommend this short movie to both kids and adults.

Chris M
Chris M

A fun 5-minute short by Sony Animation made in 2002. It follows Meeper, a janitor at the Ale-E-Inn in a distant alien planet. He dreams of being a singer and often imagines himself performing karaoke. After he is thrown outside by guards of the bar, Jar Jar Binks tells him (yes, THE Jar Jar Binks who is surprisingly not annoying in this) that the ChubbChubbs are coming. The ChubbChubbs are big monster gladiators who plan on destroying aliens. The main point of the film is Meeper trying to warn the aliens inside the bar that the ChubbChubbs are coming, although they ignore him over and over. In the end, ChubbChubbs are revealed to actually be baby chicks. The ChubbChubbs is a fun movie that has plenty of sci fi references, such as Darth Vader and Yoda arm wrestling inside the bar, E.T. sitting at a table, and Alien sucking on a drink. It's a great film for kids and definitely adults, who will get more of the inside references than kids. A great short that even can be compared to Pixar.

Jordan Krampf
Jordan Krampf

The Chubbchubbs is a wonderfully weird animated short. There are tons of blink-and-then-you'll-miss-it pop culture references, and colorful animation. Provides lots of laughs and lots of fun.

Joshua "LF" Mitchell

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