Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist. The series stars Shaun — a sheep previously featured in the 1995 short film A Close Shave and in the Shopper 13 short film from the 2002 Wallace and Gromit's Cracking Contraptions series — and his madcap adventures around a small farm as the leader of his flock. The film follows Shaun and his flock into the big city to rescue their farmer, who found himself amnesiac there as a result of their mischief. A natural rule-breaker, Shaun’s love of fun continues to lead him into mischief in this movie. "[24] Inkoo Kang of The Wrap gave the film a positive review, saying, "Refreshingly for children (but especially for adults), there are no lessons to learn and no faults to admonish. The effect is contagiously cute. [3] The film was theatrically released in the United Kingdom on 6 February 2015, by StudioCanal. On Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun and the flock attempt to pass time with several dangerous activities, only for Bitzer to stop them and ban their escapades completely. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin.

And this was all handled with no dialogue whatsoever, only the occasional baa or mumble from the human characters.I highly recommend this to anybody who is looking for a film that will entertain the whole family and if you are planning on seeing Fifty Shades of Grey over this then don't.. you will be wasting your time.

Then, in Summer 2023, a video game called "LEGO Shaun the Sheep Movie: The Video Game" is released, and it has the same gameplay as other LEGO video games. In the town of Mossingham, Farmer John and his dog, Bingo, discover the landing of a UFO and flee from the alien who comes out of it. "[31], The film cost less than $25 million to produce. [17] The Frederic Chopin composition Grand Valse Brillante is heard during the restaurant scene but is not included in the soundtrack. Tired of working on the farm, the special sheep, Shaun, takes his flock and the farmer's dog, Bitzer, into his own "temporary escape plan" after an unexpected accident.

"[29], Joe McGovern of Entertainment Weekly gave the film an A-, saying, "In a bold move that pays off, the movie jettisons dialogue altogether and tells its whole story through barn-animal noises, goofy sound effects, and sight gags so silly they’d make Benny Hill spin in sped-up ecstasy. The film stars Justin Fletcher, John Sparkes, Kate Harbour, and Rich Webber reprising their voice roles from the series and the previous film, whilst new cast members include Amalia Vitale, David Holt and Chris Morrell. [15] The title song, "Feels Like Summer", was a collaboration between Tim Wheeler (of rock band Ash), composer Ilan Eshkeri and former-Kaiser Chief Nick Hodgson. Wallace and his dog, Gromit, open a bakery and get tied up with a murder mystery. [32], On 14 September 2015, StudioCanal announced it was working with Aardman on a sequel. It earned five nominations at the Annie Awards including Best Animated Feature. All music is composed by Ilan Eshkeri, except as noted. Directed by Mark Burton, Richard Starzak. The start was beginning to be a little slow, but started off so well that by the time it started to drag and feel slow something else happened which made the film entertaining again. Amalia Vitale as Lu-La, a mischievous female alien who befriends Shaun. Can Shaun and the flock avert Farmageddon on Mossy Bottom Farm before it’s too late? At the base, Shaun and Lu-La slip out and manage to retrieve the device, while the others are distracted by Bitzer, who has been following Shaun and is mistaken as the alien due to the Farmer having dressed him as an alien. In a mid-credit scene, the farmer sees a news report detailing some of the mayhem he slept through during his rescue from the city, much to his and the animals shock. The Farmer has his very first eureka moment: he’s going to build an alien-themed amusement park and he’s going to call it Farmageddon. It is a sequel to A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon (2019). It’s not easy being Bitzer. The next morning, Shaun discovers a trail of pizza crusts and encounters the alien. It is a stand-alone sequel to Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015) and is based on the claymation television series Shaun the Sheep, a spinoff from the Wallace and Gromit short film A Close Shave. Idea Wiki is a FANDOM Lifestyle Community. Wallace lets out his spare room to a penguin. "[21] On Metacritic, the film has a score of 81 out of 100, based on 30 critics, indicating "universal acclaim". Shaun suggests that he and Lu-La attempt to reach the top of the Farmer's "Farmageddon" theme park signboard to make contact. But, an animal control worker named Trumper intervenes in their plan. The sequel, titled A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon, was released in the United Kingdom on 18 October 2019,[34] while Netflix released the film in the United States on February 14, 2020. Shaun the Sheep Movie is a 2015 British stop motion animated adventure comedy film based on the 2007 British television series Shaun the Sheep, created by Nick Park, in turn a spin off of the Wallace and Gromit film, A Close Shave (1995).

In a post-credit scene, a rooster, (who have been holding a sign in the beginning of the film) carries a sign that says "The End" and he turns it and it says “Go home.” The rooster leaves the room. [7], In January 2018, it was announced that the teaser of the film would play theatrically in front of the other Aardman film, Early Man, worldwide, revealing the film's new title and synopsis. hazmat suit enters in a black room with a keyboard, he removes his suit and reveals himself to be Professor Brain Cox and proceeds to play "Things Can Only Get Better" on the keyboard.
However, the caravan in which they put the farmer to bed accidentally rolls away, taking him into the city. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return everyone safely to the green grass of home. The insane Trumper, using a tractor, tries to push the shed into a nearby rock quarry. It's not often you see a cartoon that references both Night of the Hunter and Silence of the Lambs. Meanwhile, Wallace has invented a giant pair of robotic trousers, designed to take Gromit for walks. When Shaun introduces her to the flock, she causes mischief with a combine harvester, damaging it while transforming a field behind the farm house into unintentional crop circles. What if Chris Columbus moved to Disney until 2017? It was initially believed Ilan Eshkeri, who composed the music for Shaun the Sheep Movie, would return, but these rumors were false. Use the HTML below. The lack of dialogue in the TV series was a practical decision, as the team had limited resources,[12] but Burton and Starzak sought to keep this element, with Starzak citing his disappointment with voice changes on cartoon shows when he was growing up. Directed by Mark Burton, Richard Starzak. [23], Lou Lumenick of the New York Post gave the film three out of four stars, saying, "Shaun the Sheep Movie may be less elaborate than Aardman masterpieces like Curse of the Were-Rabbit, but there's still much to enjoy. Shaun the Sheep - Life's A Treat (Rizzle Kicks Remix) By Mark Thomas, This page was last edited on 22 October 2020, at 18:16. But we see another side to Shaun too; a more responsible, thoughtful and sensitive Shaun whose friendship with LU-LA leads him not only into Space but also on a personal voyage of discovery as he learns that every flock and every family needs someone they can truly rely on. [8] On 7 December 2018, Aardman announced through their social media that the teaser trailer for the film along with release dates would be arriving the following week. At the farm, the group hides in a shed. The series introduces four new characters to Mossingham: Stash, Rita and new rival Farmer Ben, and his Afghan hound, Lexi. On their way back to To-Pa, the aliens discover the Farmer on their UFO, prompting them to take him back to Earth. Was this review helpful to you? At 85 minutes this is the perfect length to keep young ones entertained and also before any of the jokes got stale or before interest is lost. What if TriStar Pictures was founded in 1934? They find the farmer, but he does not recognize them, much to their sadness. It will release in theatrical March 3, 2023. The film follows Shaun … [6] Originally intended to release theatrically in the United States on 13 December 2019 by Lionsgate, the film was sold to Netflix who released it digitally on 14 February 2020. Shaun, a mischievous sheep living with his flock at Mossy Bottom Farm, is bored with the routine of life on the farm. They have to find a way to return her home in order to prevent her falling into the hands of the Ministry for Alien Detection.[2]. https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Shaun_the_Sheep_Movie&oldid=984888359, Pages using multiple image with manual scaled images, Album articles lacking alt text for covers, Articles containing potentially dated statements from January 2018, All articles containing potentially dated statements, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, "Life's a Treat (Shaun the Sheep Theme) (Rizzle Kicks Mix)", Fletcher also plays Timmy, a lamb who admires Shaun, Sparkes also does Bitzer, a dog who assists the Farmer, Harbour also plays Merly, a worker at the hairdressers shop, Burton also does an Animal containment visitor, Sophie Laughton as an Animal containment visitor, Connolly also plays the Maitre D, Golfer, Angry Panto Horse and Hospital Characters, Jack Paulson as a celebrity with hair trouble.

Completely anonymous and accompanied by the sinister crackle of their walkie-talkies, the Hazmats are tasked with collecting evidence and monitoring the goings-on in Mossingham via a bank of all-seeing cameras.

The penguin and Gromit, Wallace's dog, immediately don't see eye-to-eye. Justin Fletcher as Shaun, the main character and leader of the flock.

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Meanwhile, the sheep find life impossible without the farmer, so Shaun sneaks onto a bus to the city; to his surprise, the rest of the flock follow him on another bus.
Golfer / They devise a plan which involves putting the farmer to sleep again, returning him to the trailer on a pantomime horse (really the flock of sheep in an elaborate disguise), and hooking the trailer up to a bus returning to Mossy Bottom. Film streaming Shaun the Sheep Movie 2015 . When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. What if Tezuka Productions started using on-screen logos in the 1960s?

Shaun is reunited with Bitzer in the animal lock-up, and with the help of a homeless dog named Slip, they manage to escape while imprisoning Trumper.