Tuesday, September 05, 2023

“Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget”

Aardman Animations’ “Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget” stop-motion feature, is directed by Sam Fell, streaming December 15, 2023 on Netflix:

“…having pulled off a death-defying escape from the ‘Tweedy’ from, the ‘Tweedy’ from, ‘Ginger’ has finally found her dream – a peaceful island sanctuary for the whole flock, far from the dangers of the human world. 

“When she and ‘Rocky’ hatch a little girl called ‘Molly’, Ginger’s happy ending seems complete. But back on the mainland the whole of chicken-kind faces a new and terrible threat. For Ginger and her team, even if it means putting their own hard-won freedom at risk – this time, they’re breaking in.

“Molly quickly outgrows the island and flees to the mainland. Just when news arrives of a new deadly menace plotting the demise of all chickens on the mainland. 

“‘Dr. Fry’ plans to turn all the chickens in his lab into chicken nuggets. When he catches Molly and her end is near, Ginger and her team decide to leave their freedom behind, travel to the mainland, break into Dr. Fry's impenetrable lab, and save all the chickens..”

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