CHICKEN RUN IN PRINT
a roundup of some of the trade ads and covers
you may have spied in the industry press and media,
celebrating "Chicken Run"s release and success
the world. Thumbnails lead to larger jpegs...
Daily Variety - 13th May 1999
This double-page advert announced the arrival
movie, a whole year before its release...
Daily Variety - 18th August 2000
And one year later, this second double-page
$100million box office in North America...
Screen International - Dec 2000
This cover ad adorned the front of a Special
supplement - Chicken Run reaped the 2nd
office take for the year in the UK...
Screen International - Nov 10-16th 2000
The movie was a hit across Europe too, as this
National press ad - Nov 2000
In the UK, "Chicken Run" was given
an extra holiday push
with the rerelease of Aardman's "Creature
playing as a short with the main feature...
ON7 - June 2001
Now here's a scarce item. It's the cover for
subscriber magazine. A month later, of course,
changed its name to ITV Digital, and -
well - the rest
is history, isn't it?
Radio Times/Thornton's VHS - June 2000
A fab give-away video tape here, which was
exclusively through The Radio Times and Thornton's,
who also produced a delicious range of chocolate
of course. "Poultry In Motion" was
a 20min behind-the-
scenes look at the film which included a short
the Aardman Studios by Julia Sawalha (Ginger)
Lynn Ferguson (Mac)...