• Ice Age (2002)

Ice Age

Release Date: March 15th, 2002

DVD Release Date: November 26th, 2002

PG |1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary

Twenty-thousand years ago, Earth is a wondrous, prehistoric world filled with great danger, not the least of which is the beginning of the Ice Age. To avoid a really bad frostbite, the planet's majestic creatures - and a few small, slothful ones - begin migrating south . The story revolves around sub-zero heroes: a woolly mammoth, a saber-toothed tiger, a sloth and a prehistoric combination of a squirrel and rat, known as Scrat.

Cast: Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Denis Leary, Goran Visnjic, Jack Black, Tara Strong, Cedric the Entertainer , Stephen Root

Director: Chris Wedge

Genres: Animated , Children , Comedy , Adventure

Production Co: Blue Sky Studios, Fox Animation Studios

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Heartwarming , Revenge , Amusing , Quest , Transformation , Deception , Survival , Playful , Friendship ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    A pleasure to look at and scarcely less fun as a story. I came to scoff and stayed to smile. show more

  • 60
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    If Ice Age lacks the fit and finish of top-of-the-line films from Pixar, DreamWorks or Disney, it's still an impressive piece of work for a new feature animation group, and a harbinger of cool cartoons to come.

  • 63
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Diverting, if undistinguished. show more

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Awards

Nominated Animated Feature Film