How many of you remember Woody Woodpecker? I’m sure that many of you may remember him from your childhood. I know I sure do. He was always one of my favorites. It was such a fun show to watch. Now, many years later, they came out with a movie for Woody Woodpecker. This movie was actually just released today!
Woody Woodpecker is back with his signature laugh, wacky antics and wisecracks in his first ever live-action/animated film. Woody must protect his forest home from Lance Walters (Omundson), who starts building his dream mansion in the forest with his son, Tommy (Verchere), and fiancée, Vanessa (Ayala). To make matters worse, Woody must avoid the clutches of two grizzly poachers. With a series of crazy hijinks to sabotage their plans, Woody proves he’ll stop at nothing to defend his turf. Get ready for laughs in this hilarious comedy about everyone’s favorite woodpecker!
Woody Woodpecker is a legendary icon created by Walter Lantz in 1940. Woody Woodpecker & Friendshave entertained kids for more than 75 years! Woody Woodpecker cartoons appeared in theaters until they debuted on television in 1957. Woody’s popularity resulted in new shows airing across several decades. “The Woody Woodpecker Show” has been broadcast in over 155 territories and 105 languages worldwide. He is one of the most memorable cartoon characters in animation history, featuring the little red –headed bird with the unforgettable laugh, who’s forever pecking his way out of trouble. Woody has evolved from a cartoon TV character to a Pop Culture Icon with his fearlessness, crazy antics and smarts.
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This movie is available as of today, February 6th. Make sure to pick up your own copy. It’s a very funny one, so if you love funny movies, I’d suggest seeing this one. I think kids will enjoy it as well. I find it to be a great movie to watch with the family.