Now Streaming on Disney Plus

Now Streaming

Watch Now

The Big Year (2011)

PG 10/14/2011 (US) Comedy 1h 40m

Everyone is searching for something.


Three fanatical bird-watchers spend an entire year competing to spot the highest number of species as El Nino sends an extraordinary variety of rare breeds flying up into the U.S., but they quickly discover that there are more important things than coming out on top of the competition.

  1. David Frankel


  2. Howard Franklin


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jack Black

    Jack Black

    Brad Harris

  2. Steve Martin

    Steve Martin

    Stu Preissler

  3. Owen Wilson

    Owen Wilson

    Kenny Bostick

  4. Rashida Jones

    Rashida Jones


  5. Anjelica Huston

    Anjelica Huston

    Annie Auklet

  6. John Cleese

    John Cleese

    Narrator (voice)

  7. Jim Parsons

    Jim Parsons


  8. Kevin Pollak

    Kevin Pollak

    Jim Gittelson

  9. Rosamund Pike

    Rosamund Pike

    Jessica Bostick

  10. View More

Full Cast & Crew

The Big Year
The Big Year

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $41,000,000.00

Revenue $8,179,416.00


Content Score


Yes! Looking good!

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

Login to report an issue

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page

Want to rate or add this item to a list?