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The Hoboken Chicken Emergency (1984)

TV Movie | 58 min | Family, Comedy

Arthur is asked to pick up a bird for Thanksgiving dinner, so he brings home a 266-pound chicken named Henrietta. The family welcome her with open arms, but the neighbors are not so sure and then Henrietta escapes...See moreArthur is asked to pick up a bird for Thanksgiving dinner, so he brings home a 266-pound chicken named Henrietta. The family welcome her with open arms, but the neighbors are not so sure and then Henrietta escapes... Written by RK See less
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Writers
Arthur Alsberg (teleplay) | Don Nelson (teleplay) | Daniel M. Pinkwater (book) (as D. Manus Pinkwater)
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Ann Remsen Manners (as Ann Remsen)
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Updated Nov 19, 1984

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Nov 19, 1984 (United States)

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Vivian Bonnell
Pamela Gershner (secretary) Pamela Gershner (secretary)   See fewer
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Keene Curtis
Crandall Crandall   See fewer
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Alice Ghostley
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Arlene Golonka
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Gabe Kaplan
Anthony DePalma Anthony DePalma   See fewer
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Van Snowden
Henrietta Henrietta   See fewer
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Peter Billingsley
Arthur Bobowicz Arthur Bobowicz   See fewer
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Henrietta (voice) Henrietta (voice)   See fewer
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5.8 / 10 | 77 votes