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Arthur et la vengeance de Maltazard (2009)

Arthur answers a distress call from Princess Selenia, who is menaced by the nefarious Maltazard.

Director:

Luc Besson

Writers:

Patrice Garcia (characters and universe), Luc Besson (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Freddie Highmore ... Arthur
Selena Gomez ... Selenia (voice)
Omar Sy ... Snow (voice)
Mia Farrow ... Granny
Jimmy Fallon ... Prince Betameche (voice)
Logan Miller ... Jake
Fergie ... Replay (voice) (as Stacy Ferguson)
Snoop Dogg ... Max (voice)
Cem Yilmaz ... (voice)
Mylène Farmer ... Sélenia (voice)
Will.i.am ... Snow (voice) (as Will i Am)
Robert Stanton ... Armand
Lou Reed ... Emperor Maltazard (voice)
Penny Balfour ... Rose
Jean-Paul Rouve ... Le père (voice)
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Storyline

Arthur did as a boy what only grandpa, a fellow nature buff, did as an adult: pass, as white man, the Bogo tribe's tests of harmony with the natural worlds of trees, minerals and animals. To answer a mysterious call fro help from the Mimimoy people, he enters their world miniaturized. By the time he works out with friends it was a trick, the mastermind has already escaped, ready to strike in our world. Written by KGF Vissers

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild peril | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

France

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 December 2009 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Arthur 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

France

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Box Office

Budget:

€65,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$347,136

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$51,741,693
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital EX | DTS-ES | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

"Arthur and the Great Adventure" is actually a UK only release, an edit of the second and third films, Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard and Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds (2010). See more »

Goofs

(at around 51 mins) In the kitchen Archibald tells Armand, that all animals and insects are to be respected around his home. Yet when Arthur and Betameche are escaping the Unicorns under the house, there are rat traps. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Arthur et la vengeance de Maltazard (2009) See more »

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Written by Jay Z (as Sean Carter), Dr. Dre (as Andre Young), Melvin Bradford and Scott Storch
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©1999 Lil Lulu Publishing / EMI Blackwood Music Inc.
1999 WB Music Corp / Ain't Nuthin' Goin' On But Funking Music
Hard Working Black Folks Inc / TVT Music, administrated by TALPA Music
With Courtesy of French Fried Music
With Courtesy of EMI Music Publishing France SA.
With Courtesy of Warner Chappell Music France
(P)1999 Aftermath Entertainment / Interscope Records
With Courtesy of Universal Music Vision
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Nice movie
20 April 2011 | by pdl12345See all my reviews

Loved the first one but I think this is somewhat weaker movie. Great Computer graphics Image, very nice directing, loved the looks of the movie, very pleasant to the eyes but the story isn't as appealing as the first one. Maybe that is a problem common to all trilogies, being the second one the least appealing of all. I have seen the first in French version, this one I watched in English, loved both versions but I think the English one is slightly better because as the actors are speaking in their natural language things seem more natural when in real life scenes It is a very nice movie to show to our kids and can be used as a nice entry level movie for European Cinema, for preteen kids. It keeps that good French tradition of great care with image and details. all looks so wonderful! Still it is good fun and in the end it seems to open the door for an absolutely fantastic 3rd one! Hope my expectations come true.


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