In this animated comedy from the folks at Disney, the vain and cocky Emperor Kuzco is a very busy man. Besides maintaining his "groove", and firing his suspicious administrator, Yzma; he's also planning to build a new waterpark just for himself for his birthday. However, this means destroying one of the villages in his kingdom. Meanwhile, Yzma is hatching a plan to get revenge and usurp the throne. But, in a botched assassination courtesy of Yzma's right-hand man, Kronk, Kuzco is magically transformed into a llama. Now, Kuzco finds himself the property of Pacha, a lowly llama herder whose home is ground zero for the water park. Upon discovering the llama's true self, Pacha offers to help resolve the Emperor's problem and regain his throne, only if he promises to move his water park. Written by
Originally Yzma was to have sung a verse of "Perfect World" envisioning her plans to rule the kingdom. See more »
When Tipo tells Pacha that he ate a bug that day, Pacha jokingly says "Oh, has your mother been baking again?" which seems to annoy or offend Chicha. However, Pacha later eats a pill bug at Mudka's Meat Hut and treats it like a delicacy he is familiar with. See more »
So, remind me again how you're related to Pacha?
Why, I'm his third cousin's brother's wife's step-niece's great aunt. Twice removed.
Isn't that right, Kronk?
[Kronk is playing jump rope with Chaca and Tipo]
Ninety-nine monkeys jumping on the bed.
One fell off and bumped his head.
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Considering that this movie wasn't made to compete with Disney's line-up of Lion King, Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, etc..., it is an excellent movie. Who would've thought that a simple animation could do so much. This is a good movie to watch with friends and family members of all ages. Also, if you want a good night's innocent laugh, this movie is recommended. This is the first good family film I've seen since "A Bug's Life." Just a little note on the side: can you believe that this movie that absolutely NO romantic plot (one of the first and only that I've seen of Disney animations).
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