Open Road Films has released the first teaser trailer for its animated feature, The Nut Job, courtesy of Yahoo! Movies.
Featuring the voice talents of Liam Neeson, Katherine Heigl, Will Arnett, Brendan Fraser, Stephen Lang, Sarah Gadon and Jeff Dunham, The Nut Job is an action-packed comedy set in fictional Oakton that follows the travails of Surly (voiced by Will Arnett), a mischievous squirrel, and his rat friend Buddy, who plan a nut store heist of outrageous proportions and unwittingly find themselves embroiled in a much more complicated and hilarious adventure.
Click on the image below to watch the teaser on Yahoo! Movies:
Directed by Peter Lepeniotis from a screenplay by Lorne Cameron and Lepeniotis, The Nut Job is produced by Graham Moloy and WK Jung. Executive producers are Mike Karz and Bill Bindley of Gulfstream Pictures, Jay Ahn, Daniel Woo, Hong Kim and Tom Yoon. The Nut Job is a collaboration between ToonBox Entertainment, Redrover Co., Ltd. and Gulfstream Pictures. The film is based on director/co-writer Peter Lepeniotis’ 2005 short film, Surly Squirrel. The Nut Job arrives in theaters January 17, 2014.
Source: Open Road Films