Nick Park

Nicholas Wulstan "Nick" Park, CBE is an English filmmaker of stop motion animation best known as the creator of Wallace and Gromit and Shaun the Sheep. Park has been nominated for an Academy Award a total of six times, and won four with; Creature Comforts (1989), The Wrong Trousers (1993), A Close Shave (1995), and Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005).

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Chicken Run (2000)

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Having been hopelessly repressed and facing eventual certain death at the British chicken farm where they are held, Ginger the chicken along with the help of Rocky the American rooster decide to rebel and lead their fellow chickens in a great escape from the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Lord  •  Nick Park
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Timothy Spall  •  Imelda Staunton

Having been hopelessly repressed and facing eventual certain death at the British chicken farm where they are held, Ginger the chicken along with the help of Rocky the American rooster decide to rebel and lead their fellow chickens in a great escape from the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Lord  •  Nick Park
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Timothy Spall  •  Imelda Staunton

Wallace & Gromit: The Best of Aardman Animation (1996)

Anthology of Aardman Animation short films released in theaters in 1996, centered on the new release of the third Wallace & Gromit short, "A Close Shave." Includes: "A Close Shave," "Creature Comforts" and "Heat Electric Commercials" by Nick Park; "Rex the Runt: ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Lord  •  Nick Park  •  Luis Cook  •  Richard Goleszowski  •  Peter Peake  •  David Sproxton  •  Dave Alex Riddett
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Anthology of Aardman Animation short films released in theaters in 1996, centered on the new release of the third Wallace & Gromit short, "A Close Shave." Includes: "A Close Shave," "Creature Comforts" and "Heat Electric Commercials" by Nick Park; "Rex the Runt: ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Lord  •  Nick Park  •  Luis Cook  •  Richard Goleszowski  •  Peter Peake  •  David Sproxton  •  Dave Alex Riddett
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Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)

Cheese-loving eccentric Wallace and his cunning canine pal, Gromit, investigate a mystery in Nick Park's animated adventure, in which the lovable inventor and his intrepid pup run a business ridding the town of garden pests. Using only humane methods that turn ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park  •  Steve Box
CAST:  Nicholas Smith  •  Liz Smith  •  John Thomson  •  Vincent Ebrahim

Cheese-loving eccentric Wallace and his cunning canine pal, Gromit, investigate a mystery in Nick Park's animated adventure, in which the lovable inventor and his intrepid pup run a business ridding the town of garden pests. Using only humane methods that turn ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park  •  Steve Box
CAST:  Nicholas Smith  •  Liz Smith  •  John Thomson  •  Vincent Ebrahim

A Close Shave (1995)

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Wallace's whirlwind romance with the proprietor of the local wool shop puts his head in a spin, and Gromit is framed for sheep-rustling in a fiendish criminal plot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Peter Sallis  •  Anne Reid  •  Justin Fletcher

Wallace's whirlwind romance with the proprietor of the local wool shop puts his head in a spin, and Gromit is framed for sheep-rustling in a fiendish criminal plot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Peter Sallis  •  Anne Reid  •  Justin Fletcher

Creature Comforts (1989)

A humorous and thought-provoking view of what animals in zoos might be thinking about their captivity and surroundings.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Julie Sedgewick

A humorous and thought-provoking view of what animals in zoos might be thinking about their captivity and surroundings.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Julie Sedgewick

The Wrong Trousers (1993)

Wallace rents out Gromit's former bedroom to a penguin, who takes up an interest in the techno pants created by Wallace. However, Gromit later learns that the penguin is a wanted criminal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Peter Sallis

Wallace rents out Gromit's former bedroom to a penguin, who takes up an interest in the techno pants created by Wallace. However, Gromit later learns that the penguin is a wanted criminal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Peter Sallis

A Grand Day Out (1990)

Wallace and Gromit have run out of cheese, and this provides an excellent excuse for the duo to take their holiday to the moon, where, as everyone knows, there is ample cheese.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Peter Sallis

Wallace and Gromit have run out of cheese, and this provides an excellent excuse for the duo to take their holiday to the moon, where, as everyone knows, there is ample cheese.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Peter Sallis

A Matter of Loaf and Death (2008)

Wallace and Gromit open a bakery, accidentally getting tied up with a murder mystery in the process. But when Wallace falls in love, Gromit is left to solve the case by himself.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Peter Sallis  •  Sally Lindsay  •  Melissa Collier  •  Sarah Laborde

Wallace and Gromit open a bakery, accidentally getting tied up with a murder mystery in the process. But when Wallace falls in love, Gromit is left to solve the case by himself.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Peter Sallis  •  Sally Lindsay  •  Melissa Collier  •  Sarah Laborde

Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan (2011)

There’s only one person who so accurately personifies movie magic in the history of film, and that man is special effects maestro Ray Harryhausen. Focusing on the man behind the landmark effects on films like Clash Of The Titans, One Million Years B.C., Jason And ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gilles Penso
CAST:  Ray Harryhausen  •  Peter Jackson  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Tim Burton

There’s only one person who so accurately personifies movie magic in the history of film, and that man is special effects maestro Ray Harryhausen. Focusing on the man behind the landmark effects on films like Clash Of The Titans, One Million Years B.C., Jason And ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gilles Penso
CAST:  Ray Harryhausen  •  Peter Jackson  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Tim Burton

Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)

When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return everyone safely to the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Burton  •  Richard Starzak
CAST:  Justin Fletcher  •  Omid Djalili  •  Richard Webber  •  Kate Harbour

When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return everyone safely to the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Burton  •  Richard Starzak
CAST:  Justin Fletcher  •  Omid Djalili  •  Richard Webber  •  Kate Harbour

Bozzetto non troppo (2016)

For the first time, a film about what's inside, behind, before, beneath and in the pockets of Italian animation legend Bruno Bozzetto.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marco Bonfanti
CAST:  Bruno Bozzetto  •  John Lasseter  •  Nick Park

For the first time, a film about what's inside, behind, before, beneath and in the pockets of Italian animation legend Bruno Bozzetto.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marco Bonfanti
CAST:  Bruno Bozzetto  •  John Lasseter  •  Nick Park

A Grand Night In: The Story of Aardman (2015)

Julie Walters tells the story of how Morph, Shaun the Sheep and that cheese-loving man Wallace and his dog Gromit first came to life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Mears
CAST:  Martin Freeman  •  David Tennant  •  Julie Walters  •  Hugh Grant

Julie Walters tells the story of how Morph, Shaun the Sheep and that cheese-loving man Wallace and his dog Gromit first came to life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Mears
CAST:  Martin Freeman  •  David Tennant  •  Julie Walters  •  Hugh Grant

Early Man (2018)

Dug, along with his sidekick Hognob, unite a cavemen tribe to save their hidden valley from being spoiled and, all together as a team, to face the menace of a mysterious and mighty enemy, on the turf of an ancient and sacred sport.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Tom Hiddleston  •  Maisie Williams  •  Timothy Spall

Dug, along with his sidekick Hognob, unite a cavemen tribe to save their hidden valley from being spoiled and, all together as a team, to face the menace of a mysterious and mighty enemy, on the turf of an ancient and sacred sport.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Tom Hiddleston  •  Maisie Williams  •  Timothy Spall

Raymond Briggs: Snowmen, Bogeymen and Milkmen (2018)

Playful, moving portrait of Raymond Briggs, told through interviews with Raymond, animation illustrated by Chris Riddell, and contributions from friends and admirers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louise Lockwood
CAST:  Raymond Briggs  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Nick Park  •  Andy Serkis

Playful, moving portrait of Raymond Briggs, told through interviews with Raymond, animation illustrated by Chris Riddell, and contributions from friends and admirers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louise Lockwood
CAST:  Raymond Briggs  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Nick Park  •  Andy Serkis

Animation Outlaws (2019)

Walt Disney said “We have created characters and animated them in the dimension of depth, revealing through them to our perturbed world that the things we have in common far outnumber and outweigh those that divide us.” Outside of Walt himself there are few people ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kat Alioshin
CAST:  Seth Green  •  Andrew Stanton  •  'Weird Al' Yankovic  •  Pete Docter

Walt Disney said “We have created characters and animated them in the dimension of depth, revealing through them to our perturbed world that the things we have in common far outnumber and outweigh those that divide us.” Outside of Walt himself there are few people ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kat Alioshin
CAST:  Seth Green  •  Andrew Stanton  •  'Weird Al' Yankovic  •  Pete Docter

Inside The Wrong Trousers (1993)

Documentary about the making of The Wrong Trousers.  (more)

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CAST:  Nick Park

Documentary about the making of The Wrong Trousers.  (more)

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CAST:  Nick Park

The Amazing World of Wallace & Gromit (1999)

A behind-the-scenes look at the worldwide phenomenon that is Wallace and Gromit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Hutt
CAST:  Nick Park

A behind-the-scenes look at the worldwide phenomenon that is Wallace and Gromit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Hutt
CAST:  Nick Park

A Matter of Loaf and Death: How They Donut (2008)

Documentary about the making of 'A Matter of Loaf and Death'.  (more)

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CAST:  Nick Park

Documentary about the making of 'A Matter of Loaf and Death'.  (more)

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CAST:  Nick Park

Jack and the Beanstalk (1978)

An experimental film by Aardman's Nick Park that puts a quirky spin on the tale of Jack and the Beanstalk.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
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An experimental film by Aardman's Nick Park that puts a quirky spin on the tale of Jack and the Beanstalk.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
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Les chefs-d’œuvre du Studio Aardman (1999)

A collection of 8 short films from the Aardman animation studios : - "Heat Electric" from Nick Park (1991) - "Pib & Pog" from Peter Peake (1994) - "Wat's Pig" from Peter Lord (1996) - "Creature Comforts" from Nick Park (1989) - "Adam" from Peter Lord (1991) - ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Lord  •  Jeff Newitt  •  Nick Park  •  Peter Peake  •  Richard Starzak  •  Boris Kossmehl
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A collection of 8 short films from the Aardman animation studios : - "Heat Electric" from Nick Park (1991) - "Pib & Pog" from Peter Peake (1994) - "Wat's Pig" from Peter Lord (1996) - "Creature Comforts" from Nick Park (1989) - "Adam" from Peter Lord (1991) - ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Lord  •  Jeff Newitt  •  Nick Park  •  Peter Peake  •  Richard Starzak  •  Boris Kossmehl
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