Top 3 Over The Hedge Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Over The Hedge 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 Over The Hedge film message.

The Verminator from Over the Hedge (2006) has a tan in the shape of a baseball cap
The Verminator from Over the Hedge (2006) has a tan in the shape of a baseball cap
Penny the female porcupine in Over The Hedge (2006), and Ash the female porcupine in Sing (2016), both wear pink heart-shaped sunglasses at some point in the films. They also both 'borrowed' them from someone else.
Penny the female porcupine in Over The Hedge (2006), and Ash the female porcupine in Sing (2016), both wear pink heart-shaped sunglasses at some point in the films. They also both 'borrowed' them from someone else.

Over The Hedge Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - When the characters first see the hedge Hammy suggests they name it "Steve." Hammy was voiced by Steve Carrell.
    When the characters first see the hedge Hammy suggests they name it "Steve." Hammy was voiced by Steve Carrell.
Over The Hedge poster
Over The Hedge poster

Over The Hedge Plot

A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating...and learns a lesson about family himself.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Over The Hedge. 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, Fantasy
Director Tim Johnson
Stars Bruce Willis, Garry Shandling, Steve Carell, Wanda Sykes
IMDB score 6.7