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Far Far Away Idol (2004)

Video  -  Music | Animation | Comedy  -  5 November 2004 (USA)
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Watch your favorite Shrek characters sing the night away in this hilarious spoof. Join in the fun as Fiona, Puss in Boots, Donkey and the rest of the Far Far Away Kingdom battle it out in a singer's showdown.

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Watch your favorite Shrek characters sing the night away in this hilarious spoof. Join in the fun as Fiona, Puss in Boots, Donkey and the rest of the Far Far Away Kingdom battle it out in a singer's showdown.

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Donkey: It's Donkey Time!
[singing]
Donkey: Uh yeah, the heat was on/Rising to the top, oh yeah/Everybody goin' strong!/That's when my spark got hotter/I heard somebody say/Burn, baby, burn!
[His sweetheart, Dragon, laying near him on the stage, blows some fire near him that apparently misses]
Donkey: Disco Inferno!/Burn, baby, burn!
Simon Cowell: You're on fire, donkey!
Donkey: [still singing] Burn, baby, burn!
Shrek: No! You're really on fire!
Donkey: Oh, yeah, yeah...
[looks and sees that his tail is on fire]
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Disco Inferno
Performed by Eddie Murphy
Written by Leroy Green and Ron Kersey
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Disappointing
20 January 2005 | by (The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

The whole Shrek 2 experience wasn't my taste anyway (I thought the original was way better), and this extra they put on isn't as funny either. It sure ain't of the standard of The Shrek in the Swamp Karaoke Party on the DVD of Shrek.

All of the major characters can sing a song in this one, judged by no other than Shrek, Fiona and our very own Simon Cowell. But it all just seems so much less funny and spontaneous than the aforementioned Party in the Swamp. As Shrek 2, there's a serious lack of wit, enthusiasm and charm. Well, that's my opinion, anyway.

If I had to rate this: 4/10.


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