Happy Feet Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 6683

Average Rating: 2.5/4

# of Ratings: 209

Theatrical Release Date: 11/17/2006

Language: English

Genre: Animation, Adventure

MPAA Rating: PG

Director: George Miller, Warren Coleman, Judy Morris

Actors: Elijah Wood, Brittany Murphy, Robin Williams, Hugh Jackman, Nicole Kidman, Hugo Weaving

Plot: A penguin from the Antarctic goes in search for the cause of the dwindling food source, and finds a problem which affects not only his, but all species.

Quick Movie Reviews

Rating of
3/4

Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 07/10/2019

A slight bubblegum animated musical with recognizable hit songs that is perfectly acceptable for the little ones.

Rating of
2/4

Matthew Brady - wrote on 09/14/2014

This is one of those movie's that i don't like but other people do like.

Rating of
2.5/4

FSUNoles27TS - wrote on 01/08/2013

I enjoyed the movie with my son. Shocked by others' displeasure.

Full Movie Reviews

The M.O.W.
The M.O.W.
Producer

Rating of
1.5/4

Falls apart when the environmental message appears

The M.O.W. - wrote on 08/08/2008

In Antarctica, a colony of Emperor Penguins are living peacefully. A female penguin named "Norma Jean" (voiced by Nicole Kidman) finds a mate named "Memphis" (voiced by Hugh Jackman) by singing a "heartsong" ("Kiss" by Prince), to which "Memphis" responds with his own "heartsong ("Heartbreak Hotel" by "The King of Rock 'n' Roll" Elvis Presley). The two hatch a child named "Mumbles" (voiced by EG Daily)

"Mubles" is not your typical penguin, as he is unable to carry a "heartsong" if it had handles on it. He becomes an outcast, but a female named "Gloria" (voiced by Alyssa Shafer) becomes the only penguin who shows him a shred of respect. It is also obvious that "Mumbles" has feeling for the female penguin.

Years later, the fish population the penguins live off of is dying out. And …

TheWolf
TheWolf
Movie God

Rating of
2.5/4

Entertaining

TheWolf - wrote on 08/04/2007

Visually, 'Happy Feet' is amazing. Almost every landscape down to the smallest icicle look so very real. Even the penguins themselves are highly detailed, but obviously aren't real. Aside from that and the direction from Greg Miller, everything presented in 'Happy Feet' is just okay. Nothing in it evokes a wholehearted wow. The plot itself takes what seems forever to be revealed. There's a forty five minute wait before anything about a famine is even mentioned. Watching the film is a lot like riding a roller coaster. No, I don't mean its a thrill ride. The way the story is set up, it goes up and down. Each time it begins to drag, something comes along to get it going again. And when the ending finally comes, it appears forced. The whole addition of an environmental issue still has me …

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