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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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Shrek (voice)
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Donkey (voice)
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Princess Fiona (voice)
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Puss in Boots (voice)
Sean Bishop ...
Townsman (voice)
Cody Cameron ...
Pinocchio / Three Pigs (voice)
Susan Fitzer ...
Suzie Cookie (voice)
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Blind Mice (voice)
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Santa (voice)
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Gingerbread Man (voice)
Aron Warner ...
Wolf (voice)
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Bookstore Clerk (voice)
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Ogre Baby (voice) (as Miles Christopher Bakshi)
Nina Zoe Bakshi ...
Ogre Baby (voice)
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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28 November 2007 (USA)  »

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Joyeux Noël Shrek!  »

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Shrek: T'was the night before Christmas, not a swamprat did creep / As mom and the kids played kazoo in their sleep / The house was a sight that would make an ogre droop / For it was sickeningly sweet as unicorn poop / And who should arrive to help this lost cause? / The vile, the foul... and handsome Ogre Claus!
Shrek: [as Ogre Claus] Hey. How's it going?
Shrek: He looked around scratching his beard / and said... and said...
Shrek: [as Ogre Claus] This is worse than I thought... feared!
Shrek: So he adjusted his gut and scrunched...
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Spun-off from Shrek the Third (2007) See more »

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by Carl Orff
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A fun time for all
6 December 2007 | by See all my reviews

This little 22 minute marvel accomplishes what Shrek the Third could not: it is consistently funny and works well on its own. Shrek the Third was mildly amusing, while this is side-splittingly funny. It is also easy for most of the audience to relate to. Everyone has tried to create the perfect Christmas before, and everyone can relate to wanting to have an intimate Christmas with the immediate family. Some have commented that it bears a resemblance to the Star Wars Holiday Special, but I just don't see it. It breezes by without unnecessary musical numbers or "special guest appearances". All in all, an amusing little time-waster, and I hope that future editions of Shrek the Third on DVD come packaged with this as a bonus.


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