Shrek 2 Movie Review
With Andrew Adamson, Julie Andrews, Kelly Asbury, Antonio Banderas. Critic Reviews for Meet the Cast of Shrek 2. There are no critic reviews yet for Meet the Cast of Shrek 2. Keep checking Rotten Tomatoes for. Read Common Sense Media's Shrek 2 review, age rating, and parents guide. begins when Shrek finally meets Fiona's parents, King Harold (John Cleese) and Queen Lillian (Julie Andrews), In theaters: May 26, ; On DVD or streaming : November 5, ; Cast: Cameron Diaz, Eddie For kids who love adventures.
The trumpeter who continues playing after the rest of the group, when Fiona is receiving an invitation from her parents to return, is playing the original Hawaii Five-O theme song.
The scene where Shrek, Fiona, and Fiona's parents furiously shout each other's names with Donkey cheerfully calling his own name after their dinner is ruined is a reference to The Rocky Horror Picture Show. When the Fairy Godmother appears to Fiona on her balcony when she sheds a tear due to the fight at dinner, the gold dress in which she makes Fiona wear, blows upward in a reference to the Marilyn Monroe film The Seven Year Itch.
His behavior references Zorro as he appeared in the film The Mask of Zorro. The television show Knights, shown in the third act of the film, is a reference to the crime-centered reality show Copswith Puss's catnip substituting for marijuana and pepper mills substituting for pepper spray.
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Simpson was chased in a white Ford Bronco. The theme music can be heard in the background as well. When Mongo sinks into the moat in front of the castle, he says "Be good" to Gingy, referencing E.
Steven Spielbergdirector of E. Far Far Away Idol See also: Taking place right after Shrek 2 ends, the short features characters from Shrek compete in a sing-off while being judged by Shrek, Fiona, and Cowell. However, if any character outside of Shrek along with Princess FionaDonkey, or Puss were selected, Cowell would refuse to accept the winner and proclaim himself the victor, leaping onto a table and performing his "own" rendition of " My Way ".
At the end of the VHS release, it gives a link to a website where the viewer can vote for their favorite to determine the ultimate winner. It spent ten weeks in the weekly Top 10 and remaining there until July 29, and stayed in theaters for days roughly twenty-one weeksclosing on November 25, The film was released in the United Kingdom on July 2,and topped the country's box office for the next two weekends, before being dethroned by Spider-Man 2.
But the bigger obstacle to the couple's living happily ever after is Shrek himself, who worries that Fiona would be better off married to a handsome prince.
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So he sets out in search of a magical solution. And before we get to the happily-ever-after ending, there will be encounters with Pinocchio, the three pigs, Sleeping Beauty, and the Gingerbread Man, and a bunch of new characters, including a growly voiced wicked stepsister Larry King and a very vain Prince Charming, who tosses his hair in slow motion Rupert Everett.
Continue reading Show less Is it any good? And it has a script that is filled with wit, wisdom, heart, and so-funny-you'll-have-to-see-it-twice comedy, with nonstop humor ranging from subtle and sophisticated satire to unabashedly un-subtle slapstick and potty jokes. Shrek 2 manages to make fun of just about everything, including its fairy tale sources, and yet be so resonant of the true themes of fairy tales that it is genuinely touching. The technology is astonishing for its time.
The surfaces and textures are eye-poppingly vivid, almost more real than real.Meet The Cast Of Shrek 2
The movie has breathtakingly beautiful backgrounds, exquisite detail, and characters so magnificently yet subtly expressive you expect to see them interviewed by James Lipton on Bravo. The voice talent is spectacular and perfectly integrated with the expressions and gestures of the animated characters.
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It's going to be hard to think of the dashing and brilliantly funny Banderas as anything but a cat from now on. There is a lot to look at, but there is even more to feel, with characters so tender and charming that you will cheer for a happily-ever-after-ending -- and cheer even louder at the announcement of Shrek the Third.
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