Chicken Run

2000 British stop-motion animated comedy film

Chicken Run is a 2000 stop motion animated movie produced by Aardman Animations in partnership with DreamWorks Animation. The film stars Timothy Spall, Phil Daniels, Mel Gibson, Julia Sawalha, Lynn Ferguson, Imelda Staunton, Jane Horrocks, Benjamin Whitrow, Tony Haygarth and Miranda Richardson. Chicken Run was the final acting work that Madeline Kahn completed before her death on December 3, 1999. The film is dedicated to her memory.

Chicken Run
Directed by
Screenplay byKarey Kirkpatrick
Story by
  • Peter Lord
  • Nick Park
Produced by
Edited byMark Solomon
Music by
Distributed byDreamWorks Pictures
Release date
  • June 23, 2000 (2000-06-23)
Running time
84 minutes
CountriesUnited States
United Kingdom
Budget$45 million[1]
Box office$224.8 million[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Chicken Run". Box Office Mojo. IMDb. Archived from the original on 27 February 2012. Retrieved 4 May 2016.