-
x

Meet New Friends!

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

Friends ff8c072dd79a91c1300f032d674241a8d64367100ffb1f25fa3f9bec4a05319f
Kidzworld Logo

Over the Hedge DVD Review

Over the Hedge leapt off its comic strip pages onto the silver screen and now onto the small screen with big name voices like Bruce Willis, Avril Lavigne, Steve Carell and Eugene Levy (the dad from American Pie). So what's over that hedge anyway? Find out with Kidzworld's review!

Over the Hedge - The Green Giant

After a long winter's nap, a group of innocent woodland creatures awake to find the world has changed. Instead of the open wilderness that used to be their home, a giant green wall has cropped up all around them! As the animals worry about how they'll collect food, they meet RJ (Bruce Willis), a con artist raccoon who tells them there is tons of food right over that hedge!

Over the Hedge - Sweet Suburbia

Verne the turtle is the voice of reason and the leader of the animals, which include a spazzy squirrel named Hammy and a teenage opossum (voiced by Avril Lavigne) who dies of embarassment every time her dad "plays possum." Verne doesn't trust RJ or the humans who live beyond the hedge, but once RJ introduces the nuts-and-berry-loving animals to human food, Verne realizes that tree bark just can't compete with nacho chips and pizza! Following RJ's plans, the animals make their way into human territory to steal food - Mission Impossible-style - but soon learn that RJ has something up his furry sleeve.

Over the Hedge - Souring Up

Over the Hedge has lots of lessons about friendship and family values, as well as a bit of a lecture on how peeps shouldn't gorge on junk food and should be kinder to the animals who appear in their backyard. The movie can get a little preachy with its morals, but it's done in a really funny way that you can't help but laugh out loud!

Over the Hedge - DVD Features

The Over the Hedge DVD comes packed with cool features such as directors' commentary, an all-new animated short called Hammy's Boomerang Adventure, a Verm-Tech Institute Infomercial with Dwayne LaFontant and a Behind The Hedge featurette. It also has a Meet the Cast featurette and The Tech of Over The Hedge featurette. But that's not all - there is also a "virtual playground" of activities, including Animal Fun Facts: Critter 411, Animator 101: Learn To Draw Hammy and more.

Over the Hedge - Bottom Line

It's a good thing Over the Hedge was made into a movie cuz you won't want to miss this one! Filled with loveable characters, top-notch voice acting, a great message and a lot of silliness, it's a cute flick that you may want to watch more than once.

Over the Hedge Rating:

Related Stories:
1 Comment

Related Stories

Micro percy micro
Kidzworld checks out the home entertainment version of the second in the film series based on the...
Micro the lone ranger micro
Time is Ticking, the Tension is High, and the Ultimate Showdown Between Good and Evil is About to...
Micro despicable me 2 micro
The holiday season just got even brighter with the release of Despicable Me 2 on Blu-ray + DVD. R...
Micro man of steel micro
Kidzworld reviews the lavish new Superman movie “Man of Steel” out now on home entertainment for ...
F1147982785500

Favorite Over the Hedge Character?

  • RJ the raccoon.
  • Verne the turtle.
  • Hammy the squirrel.
  • Stella the skunk.

Entertainment In The Forums

-Gwen9--
-Gwen9-- posted in TV Shows:
If I Stay
reply about 17 hours
-Gwen9--
-Gwen9-- posted in TV Shows:
Sportscenter
reply about 17 hours
-Gwen9--
-Gwen9-- posted in Movies:
BOSS BABY REVIEW:Today, I went to see Boss Baby. I honestly had never heard of Boss Baby until my boyfriend told me about it, but to my surprise, it was a great movie!Plot: A baby who works for Baby Corp. was sent on a mission to Timothy's parents house to destroy Puppy Corps. new puppy design. Puppies were getting more love and attention than the baby, so they wanted to destroy the company. Before the baby met Timothy, he never knew what love meant! Although you would expect this to be about a baby destroying another company, it actually teaches us an important lesson about love (and it's also really funny).Rating:I give this movie 4 out of 5 stars, and I would highly recommend it to anyone of any age. :)
reply about 17 hours
-Gwen9--
-Gwen9-- posted in Movies:
Hello! Are you interested in a movie? Do you want to hear about it? Well you have come to the right place! In this thread, I will be reviewing Movies news and old, and you can add your opinion as well! :)
reply about 17 hours
unicornsrule626
Adventure Time  
reply about 19 hours