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Shrek the Halls (2007)

This half-hour animated TV special features the Shrek characters putting their own spin on holiday traditions.

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Shrek (voice)
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Donkey (voice)
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Princess Fiona (voice)
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Puss in Boots (voice)
Sean Bishop ...
Townsman (voice)
Cody Cameron ...
Pinocchio / Three Pigs (voice)
Susan Fitzer ...
Suzie Cookie (voice)
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Blind Mice (voice)
Gary Trousdale ...
Santa (voice)
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Gingerbread Man (voice)
Aron Warner ...
Wolf (voice)
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Bookstore Clerk (voice)
Miles Christopher Bakshi ...
Ogre Baby (voice)
Nina Zoe Bakshi ...
Ogre Baby (voice)
Dante James Hauser ...
Ogre Baby (voice)
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This half-hour animated TV special features the Shrek characters putting their own spin on holiday traditions.

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28 November 2007 (USA)  »

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Joyeux Noël Shrek!  »

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Shrek: T'was the night before Christmas, not a swamp rat did creep / As mother and babe played kazoo in their sleep / Now, the sight of the house would make any ogre droop / For it was sickeningly sweet as unicorn poop / Yet who is arriving to help this lost cause? / The foul, the vile... and handsome Ogre Claus!
Shrek: [as Ogre Claus] Hey. How's it going?
Shrek: He looked all around and scratched at his beard / and said... and said...
Shrek: [as Ogre Claus] This place is worse than I thought... uh, feared!
Shrek: So he grabbed up...
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References Gojira (1954) See more »

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The Stars Shine in the Sky Tonight
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by The Eels
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Shrekland Christmas
6 January 2016 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Shrek the Halls is a fast frenetic and funny Christmas cash cow from Dreamworks to milk the Shrek franchise.

Donkey's has been excited about Christmas for months. Shrek is not bothered until he finds out that Fiona is excited over their first Christmas as a family which means he needs to learn everything about Christmas and organise everything at the last moment.

The problem is Shrek's plans for the big day are thrown into chaos by Donkey and the other Shrek characters.

This animation short is festive themed without being too syrupy. Donkey, Puss in Boots, The Gingerbread man and the Three little pigs are all in hand with their gags, annoying or otherwise as well as the sight gags. Such as the Pigs in blankets, the Gingerbread man vomiting a chocolate chip or Puss distracted by the bauble when telling a story.

Kids will enjoy this over the Christmas period which does not try to be a big spectacle and still retains some of the slapstick and gross humour of the Shrek films.


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