-
x

Meet New Friends!

Recommended friends are based on your interests. Make sure they are up to date.

Friends ff8c072dd79a91c1300f032d674241a8d64367100ffb1f25fa3f9bec4a05319f
Kidzworld Logo

FREE BIRDS Blu-ray Review

FREE BIRDS Blu-ray Review - Reviewed by Kidzworld on Feb 07, 2014
( Rating: 4 Star Rating)

Jake, Reggie and the gang are coming home on Blu-ray + DVD! Read Kidzworlds review of FREE BIRDS of the hilarious Blu-ray adventure!!

From the Academy Award®-Winning producer of Shrek comes a hilarious animated adventure FREE BIRDS about two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks who travel back in time in order to keep their species off the Thanksgiving menu. Featuring an all-star voice cast, including Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson and Amy Poehler, Free Birds is loaded with laughs and stuffed with fun for the whole family!

Jenny steps between Jake and rivalJenny steps between Jake and rival

The Bottom Line

Free Birds didn't exactly make a killing at the box office and it wasn't a hit with most major critics, but that doesn't mean it isn't worth a watch at home - who doesn't want to experience Thanksgiving a little early (or a lot early, in this case.) One great reason to appreciate this film is the fantastic animation, and another reason is the great voice cast (Amy Poehler and Owen Wilson as BFF turkeys, and Woody Harrelson.) In fact, we would love to see a live-action film featuring Amy and Owen bantering with each other. There are a lot of different things happening in the plot of Free Birds, so watching it at home actually guarantees that you'll be able to catch everything that's going on.

The animation is visually pleasing and precise, and Free Birds is a great effort as the first feature length animated film by Reel FX, an we hope to see more from them in the future - Pixar and Disney could use the competition! The DVD + Blu-Ray comes packed with fun extras that take you behind the scenes and show you just how the animation came to life.

Free Birds is a fun buddy adventure caper that's great for a family movie night, especially if you have younger siblings involved.

Jenny in the time machine with ReggieJenny in the time machine with Reggie

Blu-ray Exclusive Features

  • Birds Flipping History
  • Animating Free Birds: The Main Course
  • Winging It: Animators in Action
  • Talking Turkey with Composer Dominic Lewis
  • Shake a Tail Feather
  • Theatrical Trailer

Jake tells Reggie his plan with time machine in the backgroundJake tells Reggie his plan with time machine in the background

FREE BIRDS Blu-ray Rating: 4

FREE BIRDS Blu-ray and DVD CoverFREE BIRDS Blu-ray and DVD Cover

FREE BIRDS is available on Blu-ray + DVD February 4th!

 

 

1 Comment

Related Stories

Micro free birds micro
Watch an exclusive Blu-ray clip "Winging It: Animators in Action" from the hilarious anicmated co...
Micro free birds jake health micro
Get Fit with Your Friends from FREE BIRDS and TV’s Toughest Trainer Chris Powell! Kidzworld has t...
Micro cloudy with a chance of meatballs 2 micro
Kidzworld reviews the latest “Cloudy” film full of “foodimals”, adventure and a hero strawberry. ...
Micro free birds micro
Turkeys are out to change the history of Thanksgiving! Who wants to be the main course? Kidzworld...
Micro free birds micro
Kidzworld sits down with the talented voice cast of the timely and fun new animated film Free Bir...
Free birds poll

Who is your favorite character?

  • Reggie
  • Jenny
  • Jake
  • All of them!

Entertainment In The Forums

cubicfairy
I'll get started tomorrow
reply about 11 hours
cubicfairy
One day a man married a pickle, ordered McDonald's for lunch and then the pickle wrote on the burger in permanent marker ' you just ate a Pickle's and grows arms and legs then walks off
reply about 11 hours
cubicfairy
cubicfairy posted in Celebs:
What kinda freaking question is this! Hermione Granger! Never underestimate anything Harry Potter! Literally, I sleep with a Harry Potter plush at night! ( not creepy!)
reply about 12 hours
Mellisa169
How to get a date:1. Carry a bunch of limes2. Go to the person you want to date3. Make small talk4. Drop all the limes5. Go to try and pick them up6. Take a long enough time to make them help you7. Struggle with the limes until you have them all off the ground8. Say "Sorry, I'm bad at pick up limes"9. Date them
reply 1 day
xXSomeoneWasHereXx
Okay, try to answer all these riddles. 1. Imagine you are in a dark room. There is nothing in the room, now mirror, window, door, anything that you could possibly escape with. How do you get out? 2. Why did Tommy tiptoe past the medicine cabinet? 3. A girl is twice as old as her brother and half as old as her father. In 50 years, her brother will be half as old as his father. How old is the daughter now? ​4. When may a man's coat pocket be empty, and yet have something in it? 5.​ What did the baseball glove say to the ball? 6. What do you get when you cross a snowman with a vampire? ​​  ​7. My life can be measured in hours, I serve by being devoured. Thin, I am quick Fat, I am slow Wind is my foe. 8.  If you have three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have? 9. What do you call two witches who live together? 10. How did the court know the judge was ready for bed?
reply 1 day