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Kung Fu Panda Holiday (2010)

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Po is to host the annual winter holiday feast and he struggles to meet his friends' expectations.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Po (voice)
Shifu (voice)
Tigress (voice)
Mantis (voice)
Viper (voice)
Crane (voice)
Mr. Ping (voice)
Wo Hop (voice)
Zeng (voice)
Monkey (voice)
Jonathan Groff ...
Master Rhino (voice)
Boar (voice)
Susan Fitzer ...
Shop Owner / Baby Bunny / Host Goose (voice)


The Winter Festival is coming and Po is asked to host the great exclusive formal banquet for all the Masters of Kung Fu. However, the occasion is on the same night as his father's restaurant's own party and Mr. Ping, upset at his son's absence, will not cancel it to cook for the masters at Po's request. Burdened by his father's imposed guilt about his conflicting responsibilities, Po finds all the preparations a dispiriting struggle. However, the solution comes from where he least expects it even as the panda must decide who truly needs him more on the big night. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Release Date:

24 November 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Kung Fu Panda Holiday Special  »

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Awful, just awful
26 July 2014 | by (Pasadena, CA, USA) – See all my reviews

Holiday specials are very much hit or miss. Merry Madagascar is remarkably good, the Ice Age special is OK. But this is horrible, but no redeeming features.

The story is precisely the sort of crap you expect in the worst such specials --- Po learns a valuable lesson about the importance of family, blah blah --- with absolutely none of the surprise, subversion, or humor that one finds in the better such specials.

The animation is likewise derivative, generic, with none of the originality of the movie.

Saddest of all was the attempt to pretend that what we are watching is Christmas (as understood by East Coast America --- no snow in LA!) without ever actually saying the word; instead we get vague references to the "Winter Feast".

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