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Shrek the Halls (2007)

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This half-hour animated TV special features the Shrek characters putting their own spin on holiday traditions.

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Gary Trousdale

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Gary Trousdale (screenplay), Sean Bishop (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Mike Myers ... Shrek (voice)
Eddie Murphy ... Donkey (voice)
Cameron Diaz ... Princess Fiona (voice)
Antonio Banderas ... Puss in Boots (voice)
Sean Bishop Sean Bishop ... Townsman (voice)
Cody Cameron Cody Cameron ... Pinocchio / Three Pigs (voice)
Susan Fitzer Susan Fitzer ... Suzie Cookie (voice)
Christopher Knights Christopher Knights ... Blind Mice (voice)
Gary Trousdale ... Santa (voice)
Conrad Vernon ... Gingerbread Man (voice)
Aron Warner Aron Warner ... Wolf (voice)
Marissa Jaret Winokur ... Bookstore Clerk (voice)
Miles Bakshi ... Ogre Baby (voice) (as Miles Christopher Bakshi)
Nina Zoe Bakshi Nina Zoe Bakshi ... Ogre Baby (voice)
Dante James Hauser Dante James Hauser ... Ogre Baby (voice)
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Storyline

In Shrek the Halls, it is seen and realized that Shrek has no idea about what Christmas is and makes it clear to donkey that "Ogres don't celebrate Christmas",but in the end he gives in and decides to prepare for Christmas in his own " ogre" way. With the help of Fiona and their kids, he eventually gets ready for Christmas but there is a twist in the story but finally everything turns out fine

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 November 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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1.33 : 1
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Quotes

[after Gingy tells of how Santa ate his girlfriend]
Donkey: That's the most ridiculous thing I've ever heard! Now, you know that's not how it happened.
Gingerbread Man: You weren't there!
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Connections

Follows Shrek the Third (2007) See more »

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O Fortuna
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by Carl Orff
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Shrekland Christmas
6 January 2016 | by Prismark10See all my reviews

Shrek the Halls is a fast frenetic and funny Christmas cash cow from Dreamworks to milk the Shrek franchise.

Donkey's has been excited about Christmas for months. Shrek is not bothered until he finds out that Fiona is excited over their first Christmas as a family which means he needs to learn everything about Christmas and organise everything at the last moment.

The problem is Shrek's plans for the big day are thrown into chaos by Donkey and the other Shrek characters.

This animation short is festive themed without being too syrupy. Donkey, Puss in Boots, The Gingerbread man and the Three little pigs are all in hand with their gags, annoying or otherwise as well as the sight gags. Such as the Pigs in blankets, the Gingerbread man vomiting a chocolate chip or Puss distracted by the bauble when telling a story.

Kids will enjoy this over the Christmas period which does not try to be a big spectacle and still retains some of the slapstick and gross humour of the Shrek films.


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