Valiant (2005)

3D animated movie

Valiant is a 2005 British-American computer-animated movie produced by Vanguard Animation and Odyssey Entertainment, The 45th movie in Walt Disney Studios, and released by Entertainment Film Distributors in the United Kingdom on March 25, 2005 and by Walt Disney Pictures in the United States on August 19, 2005. Set in May of the year 1944, it tells the story of a group of war pigeons during World War II. Reviews of Valiant were mixed. The movie is based on a story by Jordan Katz, George Webster and George Melrod, and inspired by true stories of hundreds of pigeons that helped the soldiers in the war.

Directed byGary Chapman
Produced by
Written byJordan Katz
Music byGeorge Fenton
Distributed by
Release date
  • March 25, 2005 (2005-03-25) (UK)
  • August 19, 2005 (2005-08-19) (USA)
Running time
76 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
United States
Budget$35 million[1]
Box office$61.7 million[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Valiant (2005)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2009-03-10. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)