The Nut JobLet's Get Nuts!

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2014 | PG | Family Comedy

After being banished to the city, the mischievous Surly Squirrel plans a nut store heist of outrageous proportions and gets caught up in a convoluted bank heist. more

In Movie Theaters U.S.

Friday, January 17, 2014 Nationwide Release

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

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Katherine Heigl
Andie (voice)
Will Arnett
Surly (voice)
Brendan Fraser
Grayson (voice)
Stephen Lang
King (voice)
Jeff Dunham
Sarah Gadon
Lana (voice)
more cast & crew
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Lorne Cameron


Rating MPAA

PG for mild action and rude humor

Storylines 2 more

Surly, a curmudgeon, independent squirrel is banished from his park and forced to survive in the city. Lucky for him, he stumbles on the one thing that may be able to save his life, and the rest of park community, as they gear up for winter - Maury's Nut Store.
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Production Notes

  • Based on Peter Lepeniotis' 2005 short film Surly Squirrel. Toonbox and Redrover also plan a spin-off TV series based on The Nut Job feature, comprising 52 11-minute episodes.

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