Alex, Marty, Gloria and Melman are still trying to get back to the Big Apple and their beloved Central Park zoo, but first they need to find the penguins. When they travel to Monte Carlo, they attract the attention of Animal Control after gate crashing a party and are joined by the penguins, King Julian and Co., and the monkeys. How do a lion, zebra, hippo, giraffe, four penguins, two monkeys, three lemurs travel through Europe without attracting attention and get back to New York? They join a traveling circus. Their attempts to get back to New York are consistently hampered by the Captain of Animal Control who wants to make Alex part of her collection. Once they make it back to New York Marty, Alex, Gloria and Melman realize that they want to be part of the traveling circus. Written by
Six years ago, they disappeared without a trace. Next summer, they finally resurface
8 June 2012 (USA)
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Opening Weekend: $60,316,738
(8 June 2012)
(12 October 2012)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
When the monkeys are dressed up they go by the name 'King of Versailles'; the actual King of Versailles was Louie XVI, infamously married to Marie Antoinette. The license plate of the penguins' car reads EAT CAKE, a quote of Antoinette's. See more
US-style amber diamond-shaped traffic signs are seen in the scene, when the penguin's car crashes through the road-work-barrier in Monaco. As all European countries, Monaco uses triangular red-and-white warning signs. See more
I say we let it ride, then we pick up the hippies and fly back in style.
Can we get an Airbus A380?
Solid gold, baby!
Skipper, I'm afraid a solid gold plane would be too heavy to fly.
Kowalski, we're rich now. The laws of physics don't apply to us.
Any Way You Want It
Written by Steve Perry
and Neal Schon
Performed by Journey
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing See more