So, you probably think you know everything there is to know about the Angry Birds movie facts, right? You’ve played the game, what more do you need? You know the names of the birds, you know who the Bad Piggies are and you know there is an Angry Birds movie coming to theaters on May 20, 2016! Well, that may very well be, but there are plenty of The Angry Bird movie facts you do not know. Lucky for you, you have me to help you find all of the most interesting tidbits for this new summer 2016 movie!
All The Best The Angry Birds Movie Facts You Didn’t Know
The Angry Birds Facts: The Angry Birds Have Wings?
In the Angry Birds video game, the birds don’t have wings at all. They’re just being chucked around in the game like giant Angry Birds toys, why do they need wings? In the Angry Birds movie, they have arms. They are designed so that the birds have the ability to hold things, but really aren’t essential to fly.
The Angry Birds Movie features directors Fergal Reilly and Clay Kaytis, who are both making their editorial debut for this movie. However, they both have a great deal of experience in the world of animation. Reilly was a storyboard artist for the 1999 movie The Iron Giant, the 2004 movie Spider-Man 2 and the 2012 movie Hotel Transylvania. Kaytis was an animator for the 2007 film Meet the Robinsons, supervising animator for the 2008 film Bolt and the animator for the 2013 film Frozen.
The Angry Birds Facts: Not All The Birds Are Angry!
Not all the birds are really angry, believe it or not! The movie is set on Bird Island, where the birds are flightless and happy. There are only 3 of the birds that actually have anger issues. It is important to note that Matilda, the white hippie bird, used to have anger issues but now ensures that good vibes are always flowing. Red is the angriest bird, making him an outcast with the other birds. Chuck, the yellow bird, is full of energy, complete with no filter and endless commentary. Bomb, the black bird, is usually calm most of the time, but if he gets upset, he will explode.
The Angry Birds Facts: A TV Show Was First?
There have been the Angry Birds television series before the Angry Birds movie. They include:
- Angry Birds Toons– which has been airing since 2013Piggy Tales, which aired from 2014 to 2015 and Angry Birds Stella, which aired from 2014 to 2016. You can watch Angry Birds Toons on Netflix.
- Piggy Tales– which aired from 2014 to 2015
- Angry Birds Stella– which aired from 2014 to 2016
The Angry Birds Facts: What About The Games?
Rovio Entertainment is the company responsible for developing the Angry Birds games. The company was established in 2003 in Espoo, Finland. There have been three Angry Birds spin-off games: Bad Piggies in September of 2012, Angry Birds Stella in September of 2014 and Angry Birds POP in March of 2015.
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