Studio:Aardman Animations, StudioCanal, Pathe
Screenwriters:Karey Kirkpatrick, John O'Farrell
The original stop-motion, claymation adventure tells the story of an American rooster who falls in love with a gorgeous hen on a British farm. The couple decides to run away from the farm, but they must first contend with the evil farmer who is intent on keeping them under her control. The chickens decide to attempt an escape so they don’t get turned into chicken pot pies. Directed by Nick Park and Peter Lord, the film features the voices of Mel Gibson, Julia Sawalha, Tony Haygarth, and Miranda Richardson.