Top 4 Happy Feet Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Happy Feet facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Happy Feet film message.

Much of Mumble's dancing is based on Fred Astaire. There are 3 black dots above Mumble's ankle to pay homage to the spats worn in old Hollywood musicals, like the ones Astaire appeared in.
Much of Mumble's dancing is based on Fred Astaire. There are 3 black dots above Mumble's ankle to pay homage to the spats worn in old Hollywood musicals, like the ones Astaire appeared in.
When Mumble crashes into Gloria after swimming, they end up in various sexual positions.
When Mumble crashes into Gloria after swimming, they end up in various sexual positions.

Happy Feet Hidden Details

At around the 21 minute mark, when the skua with the ankle tag tells Mumble his "alien abduction" story, his buddies lip sync along mockingly in the background as if they've heard him tell it the exact same way many, many times.

Happy Feet poster
Happy Feet poster

Happy Feet Plot

Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce!

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Happy Feet. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Director George Miller
Stars Carlos Alazraqui, Lombardo Boyar, Jeffrey Garcia, Johnny A. Sanchez
IMDB score 6.4