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Farce of the Penguins -- A mockumentary that illuminates penguin survival and mating rituals, as well as one bird's search for love while on a 70-mile trek with his hedonistic buddies.
Farce of the Penguins -- A mockumentary that illuminates penguin survival and mating rituals, as well as one bird's search for love while on a 70-mile trek with his hedonistic buddies.

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22 February 2007 (Iceland) See more »
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What Happens In Antarctica... Stays in Antarctica See more »
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A mockumentary that illuminates penguin survival and mating rituals, as well as one bird's search for love while on a 70-mile trek with his hedonistic buddies. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Samuel L. Jackson ... Narrator (voice)

Alyson Hannigan ... Hottie Penguin (voice)

Bob Saget ... Carl (voice)

Brie Larson ... I Need a Z-Pack Penguin (voice)

Carlos Mencia ... Juan Sanchez (voice)

Dave Coulier ... There's No Snow Penguin (voice)

John Stamos ... What's Global Warming Penguin (voice)

Jodie Sweetin ... He's So Gross Penguin (voice)

Lori Loughlin ... Melvin-Smacking Penguin (voice)

Jason Biggs ... Insecure Penguin (voice)

James Belushi ... They're Aall Bitches Penguin (voice)

Whoopi Goldberg ... Helen (voice)

Damon Wayans ... Hey, That's My Ass! Penguin (voice)

Drea de Matteo ... Ester (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Jason Alexander ... Penguin on Belly (voice)

Christina Applegate ... Melissa (voice)

Lewis Black ... Jimmy (voice)

Mario Cantone ... Sidney (voice)

Dane Cook ... Online Penguin (voice)

Norm Crosby ... Carl's Grandfather (voice)

Cliff Dorfman ... Angry Penguin (voice)

Adam Duritz ... Sensitive Guy Penguin (voice)

Vanessa Evigan ... Hilton Penguin (voice) (as Vanessa Lee Evigan)

Harvey Fierstein ... Sheila (voice)

Gilbert Gottfried ... Freezing Nuts Penguin (voice)

Jim Hazelton ... No Personality Penguin (voice)

Jonathan Katz ... Steve the Owl (voice)

Jamie Kennedy ... Jamie (voice)

David Koechner ... Melvin (voice)

Jon Lovitz ... My Eyes Are Up Here Penguin (voice)

Norm MacDonald ... Join Twosomes Penguin (voice)

David Michie ... Sly Penguin (voice)

Mo'Nique ... Vicky (voice)

Tracy Morgan ... Marcus (voice)

Jeffrey Ross ... Funny-Looking Bastard (voice)

Jonathan Silverman ... Seal Critics (voice)
Nick Simunek ... Daddy Likes That Penguin (voice)

Abe Vigoda ... Penguin from Boca (voice)

Rob Weiss ... Pissed Penguin (voice)

Scott Weinger ... Horny Penguin (voice) (uncredited)
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Directed by
Bob Saget 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Bob Saget 

Produced by
Michael Baker .... co-producer
Matthew Hals .... associate producer
Marc Hirshberg .... executive producer
Steve Longi .... co-producer
Randy Manis .... executive producer
David Permut .... producer
Richard Rapkowski .... co-producer
Elliot Lewis Rosenblatt .... co-producer
Jeff Sackman .... executive producer
Bob Saget .... producer
 
Original Music by
Peter Rodgers Melnick 
 
Cinematography by
Scott Billups 
 
Film Editing by
Michael R. Miller 
 
Production Management
Elliot Lewis Rosenblatt .... unit production manager
 
Sound Department
Stephen Barden .... sound re-recording mixer
Stephen Barden .... supervising sound editor
Carlie Bergman .... adr recordist
Sue Fawcett .... assistant sound editor
Matthew Harrold .... sound re-recording mixer
Douglas Murray .... adr mixer
Trent Richmond .... adr recordist
Nathan Robitaille .... sound effects editor
Brad Thornton .... sound re-recording mixer
Lan Tran .... foley editor
John Warrin .... adr recordist
Tyler Whitham .... assistant sound effects editor
 
Visual Effects by
Mark Branch .... DI supervision
Eric Deinzer .... compositor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ryan Copeland .... camera operator
 
Editorial Department
Chris Dover .... colorist
Axel Hubert .... additional film editor
Adrian Saywell .... assistant colorist
Patrick J. Smith .... second assistant editor
Byron Wong .... first assistant editor
 
Music Department
Peter Afterman .... music supervisor
Kevin Banks .... music editor
David Bondelevitch .... music editor: temp
Jon Ernst .... music arranger & producer: original songs
Steve Juliani .... music preparation
Alison Litton .... associate music supervisor
Dan Mufson .... composer: additional music
Margaret Yen .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Krista Johnston .... rights and clearances
Eric Ladd .... title designer
Alexis Ramer .... assistant to carlos mencia
David Steinberg .... legal
Bob Tarantino .... production legal
Krista Johnston .... clearance (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Mark Branch .... special thanks
Phyllis Jager .... special thanks
Mortimer Longi .... special thanks
Stanley Monahan .... special thanks
Brian Mosoff .... special thanks
Darryl Stawychny .... special thanks
 

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Rated R for pervasive crude sexual content and language
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80 min
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With the exceptions of Candace Cameron Bure and Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen, the entire family cast from "Full House" (1987) had speaking roles in this movie.See more »
Goofs:
Factual errors: Neither Arctic Foxes nor Arctic Owls occur in Antarctica. The same is true of several species of penguins shown.See more »
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Carl:Cuz he loved her... in a way IIIIIII never diiiiiiiid...See more »
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8 out of 16 people found the following review useful.
Even a Saget fan couldn't get through it., 4 September 2007
Author: riepek from United States

I love Bob Saget, and many of the other comedians that starred in this thing. But I can't for the life of me understand why any of them agreed to do it. I've seen Saget's standup, and I think he's very talented. But it does NOT translate well to a movie.

When the dialogue wasn't raunchy, it was incredibly trite, which offended me even more than the lewd humor.

For starters, Samuel L. Jackson belongs in something either a) intelligent or b) badass. This film was neither. And furthermore, I've actually lost some respect for Lewis Black due to his involvement in "Farce." What a stupid title, too. Way too obvious.

And why would you make fun of "March of the Penguins?" It's completely uncontroversial and didn't make a big enough splash in pop culture to be a worthy target of parody, so I guess they figured they had no choice but to make the penguins use the F-word.

Of course, the crappy paste-up job with the footage didn't help this film, either.

I'm not easily offended by off-color humor, but I am offended by respectable comedians reading VERY un-funny dialogue. What a shame.

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