January 17, 2014
Studio: Open Road Films
Director: Peter Lepeniotis
MPAA Rating: PG (for mild action and rude humor)
Screenwriters: Peter Lepeniotis, Lorne Cameron
Starring: Liam Neeson, Will Arnett, Katherine Heigl, Brendan Fraser, Stephen Lang, Sarah Gadon, Jeff Dunham
Copyright Holder: N/A
In animated 3D, "The Nut Job" is an action-packed comedy in fictional Oakton that follows the travails of Surly (voiced by Will Arnett), a mischievous squirrel, and his rat friend Buddy, who plan a nut store heist of outrageous proportions and unwittingly find themselves embroiled in a much more complicated and hilarious adventure.