In this animated comedy from the folks at Disney, the vain and cocky Emperor Kuzco (David Spade) is a very busy man. Besides maintaining his "groove", and firing his suspicious administrator, Yzma (Eartha Kitt), he's also planning to build a new waterpark just for himself for his birthday. However, this means destroying one of the villages in his kingdom. Meanwhile, Yzma is hatching a plan to get revenge and usurp the throne. But, in a botched assassination courtesy of Yzma's right-hand man, Kronk (Patrick Warburton), Kuzco is magically transformed into a llama. Now, Kuzco finds himself the property of Pacha, a lowly llama herder whose home is ground zero for the water park. Upon discovering the llama's true self, Pacha offers to help resolve the Emperor's problem and regain his throne, only if he promises to move his water park.Written by
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[the drink is poisoned]
Kronk, the emperor needs his... drink!
[winks at Yzma]
[goes to grab drink and realizes that he doesn't know which one it is; takes the drinks away to pour the poison again]
Hey, Kronky, everything okay back there?
[mixing the drinks together before refilling all the cups]
Oh, uh, the drinks were a bit on the, uh...
[small explosion from each of the cups]
...warm side. Hehe. Hey, did ya see that sky today? Talk about blue.
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A sequence showing Kuzco's guards training for the destruction of Pacha's village was fully animated, scored, and in color when it was deleted from the film. Animation of the guards from this sequence appears during the final battle in the film's third act. This sequence appears as a special feature on the DVD. See more »