Animated comedy adventure, with the voices of Julia Sawalha , Jane Horrocks and Mel Gibson. A clutch of hens, led by head Chick Ginger , suffers life on a grim 1950s egg farm. When the avaricious owners decide to move into the meat-pie business, the chickens fear the worst. With the help of American rooster Rocky, the birds start to plan a prisoner-of-war-style escape.
Directors Nick Park and Peter Lord (2000, U)
New series The battle of the crimpers resumes as nine famous faces brush up on their beauty skills, under the tutelage of British hairdresser Lee Stafford and his team of experts, in aid of Children in Need.
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