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Shrek Forever After (2010)

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Rumpelstiltskin tricks a mid-life crisis burdened Shrek into allowing himself to be erased from existence and cast in a dark alternate timeline where Rumpel rules supreme.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Shrek (voice)
... Donkey (voice)
... Princess Fiona (voice)
... Puss in Boots (voice)
... Queen (voice)
... Brogan (voice)
... King (voice)
... Rumpelstiltskin / Priest / Krekraw Ogre (voice)
... Gretched (voice)
... Cookie (voice)
... Patrol Witch / Wagon Witch #2 (voice)
... Dancing Witch / Wagon Witch #1 (voice)
... Guard Witch (voice)
... Pumpkin Witch / Palace Witch (voice)
... Broomsy Witch (voice)
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Storyline

The once hideous ogre Shrek is now living a good life with wife Fiona and his three children. But he soon has a meltdown in front of them and his friends during his kids' birthday party. He suddenly wants to be a real ogre like he was before he ever met Fiona. So he turns to devious deal maker Rumplestiltskin for help. At first, Shrek lives the life he once lost and everything is good. But he soon finds out that he has been set up by Rumplestiltskin, who now rules the land with an iron fist. Teaming with friends Donkey, Fiona and Puss in Boots, Shrek is in for the fight of his life as he tries to get his life back before time runs out. Written by Blazer346

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Rated PG for mild action, some rude humor and brief language | See all certifications »

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21 May 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Forever After: The Final Chapter  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$165,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$70,838,207, 23 May 2010, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$238,371,987, 5 September 2010

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$752,600,867, 25 November 2011
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Trivia

The first Shrek movie to be presented in a 2.39:1 aspect ratio. All the other films were presented in a 1.85:1 aspect ratio. See more »

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When Shrek first arrives at Far Far Away after being captured, the 24 hour timer only displays about 1-2 hours gone, but the journey, as shown in Shrek 2, would have taken some days. See more »

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Shrek: There's a stack of freshly made waffles in the middle of the forest! Don't you find that a wee bit suspicious?
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All 4 Shrek film were released in May. See more »

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Spoofs Deliverance (1972) See more »

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Written by Dino Fekaris and Freddie Perren (as Frederick Perren)
Produced by Michael Simpson (as Mike Simpson)
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A Good Fun Fairytale For The Family, and An End To A Saga
9 July 2010 | by See all my reviews

Well it was bound to happen, most animation saga's or trilogy's end eventually and some better than others. With Shrek Forever After this is the case, still packed full of gags, funny moments and hilarious one liners its a good end to a fun enjoyable franchise. We all hoped it would also end this way, in a positive way as the last 11 years has been Shrek sequels some better than others. With this final adventure, old characters are reunited and new ones enter the fray.

Plus we also get a fresh new setting for this latest and final tale, some good dialogue too and of course improved animation. Considering this was always gonna go up against Toy Story 3, we knew it would be a close fight for the throne of the summer blockbuster. Otherwise, however Shrek Forever After has done a good job of grabbing it for me until I see Toy Story 3, until then I believe this is the best animation summer blockbuster of the year.

If you want quick gags, laughs and family fun Shrek Forever After is for you and also for fans of the franchise.


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