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)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
This is the first Madagascar film that does not have an appearance by Nana (the crazy old lady who beat up Alex during the first film). See more
In the casino, to turn the lights off Julian pulls the power switch downwards. When Mort takes the switch while Julian dances, he pushes down for the lights to come on and up for them to go off. See more
Alex? You are from a zoo?
Yes. Yes. But wait, there's more.
Or less. There's less.
You were never circus?
We had to say we were circus.
Or you'd never let us on the train.
After all we have been through together, you want to go live in a zoo?
Referenced in Tosh.0: Smell Yo Dick
Written by John Barry See more