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The Big Year

Three nature enthusiasts (Owen Wilson, Jack Black and Steve Martin) get themselves into quite a flap during an annual bird watching competition. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: B+
Sexual Content: B+
Language: C
Drugs/Alcohol: B-
Run Time: 101
Theater Release: 14 Oct 2011
Video Release: 31 Jan 2012
MPAA Rating: PG
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The funny men featured in this film can also be seen in Night At The Museum (Owen Wilson), Nacho Libre (Jack Black) and Father of the Bride (Steve Martin). One man struggles to share his affections between his beloved Red Socks and his new girlfriend in Fever Pitch. A character plays exotic bird bingo in The Emperor’s New Groove.

Home Video Extra Features

Home Video Notes: The Big Year

Release Date: 31 January 2012

The Big Year releases to home video with the following bonus extras:

- The Big Migration

- Gag Reel

- Deleted Scenes:Roger Tory Peterson, Bird Behavior, Stu Late for Boat, Bird Puns with Brad & Ellie, Stu Gets Bostick’s Autograph, Longer Boat End, Dock, Pretzels & Skippy, Nozzle Theft and Other Newscasters, Longer Cars to HI, Cereal Rat with Talk, Lanky Birder Makes Time with Ellie, Stu’s Summer Montage with Fire Island Fauna, Bostick Returns Home, Long Pelagic and Bostick Goes to China.

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