Alex, Marty, Gloria and Melman are still trying to get back to the Big Apple and their beloved Central Park zoo, but first they need to find the penguins. When they travel to Monte Carlo, they attract the attention of Animal Control after gate crashing a party and are joined by the penguins, King Julian and Co., and the monkeys. How do a lion, zebra, hippo, giraffe, four penguins, two monkeys, three lemurs travel through Europe without attracting attention and get back to New York? They join a traveling circus. Their attempts to get back to New York are consistently hampered by the Captain of Animal Control who wants to make Alex part of her collection. Once they make it back to New York Marty, Alex, Gloria and Melman realize that they want to be part of the traveling circus.
Six years ago, they disappeared without a trace. Next summer, they finally resurface
8 June 2012 (USA)
See more »
Opening Weekend USA: $60,316,738,
10 June 2012, Wide Release
Gross USA: $216,391,482
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $746,921,274
See more on IMDbPro »
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
See full technical specs
Did You Know?
The first Madagascar film to not be nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Animated Film. See more
The steam locomotive of the circus train is a North American style not European as are the heavyweight passenger cars. See more
Capitaine Chantel DuBois
[Alex gets rid of DuBois by throwing her into a pool as they fly away
Well played, Lion. Game on.
References On the Town
Written by John Barry See more