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.
Get ready to wig out!
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8 June 2012 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $60,316,738,
10 June 2012, Wide Release
Gross USA: $216,391,482
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $746,921,274
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
Zooey Deschanel were considered for the role of Gia. See more
When Vitaly jumps through the Ring, he starts spinning clockwise. The next shot he stands still and the background turns anticlockwise, from this view it should turn clockwise. See more
[Gloria gets stuck after falling down an air shaft, nearly crushing Alex, Marty, and Melman
[to Gloria, sweetly yet awkwardly
Part of the closing credits have the credits spotlighted while the characters perform circus acts. See more
References On the Town
Written by Enya
, Roma Ryan
and Nicky Ryan
Performed by Enya
Courtesy of Warner Music U.K. Ltd.
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing See more