PG | | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Set during the Ice Age, a sabertooth tiger, a sloth, and a wooly mammoth find a lost human infant, and they try to return him to his tribe.
The first theatrically released animated film for Alan Tudyk. Later he'd go onto voice Cholly the Chalicotherium in this film's sequel Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006), Milton the Sloth in another sequel Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), Mr Squeegee the Robot in Astro Boy (2009), King Candy in Wreck-It Ralph (2012), Duke of Weselton in Frozen (2013), Alistair Krei in Big Hero 6 (2014), Duke Weaselton the Weasel in Zootopia (2016), Heihei the Chicken in Moana (2016), and KnowsMore in Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018).
Well, why don't they call it The Big Chill? Or The Nippy Era? I'm just sayin', how do we know it's an Ice Age?
Freaky Mammal: Because... of all...
Freaky Mammal: ...the *ice*!
Freaky Mammal: Well, things just got a little chillier.
Animals, from many different epochs and continents, mingle in 10,000 B.C. North America.
Drawings of the creatures appear over the credits. Most drawings were done by children of Blue Sky Studios employees.
AMC broadcasts slow down the film's speed at 4%, but retain its original audio pitch.
$46,312,454 17 March 2002