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Merry Madagascar (2009)

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When Santa and his reindeer crash onto Madagascar it's up to Alex, Marty, Gloria, Melvin, and the penguins to save Christmas.

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Alex (voice)
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Marty (voice)
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Melman (voice)
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Gloria (voice)
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Maurice (voice)
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Mort (voice)
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Santa (voice)
Danny Jacobs ...
King Julien (voice)
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Skipper (voice)
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Kowalski (voice)
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Private (voice)
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Abby (voice)
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Cupid (voice)
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Lead Reindeer (voice)
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When Santa and his reindeer crash onto Madagascar it's up to Alex, Marty, Gloria, Melvin, and the penguins to save Christmas.

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17 November 2009 (USA)  »

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Buon Natale, Madagascar!  »

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Trivia

The lemur natives are pelted with lumps of coal every year by Santa, presumably because they are always naughty, as per the original mythology of Saint Nicholas. See more »

Quotes

King Julien: What's so special about Julianuary if everyone gets to have something?
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Version of Romeo and Juliet (1908) See more »

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Every Woman in the World
Written by Dominic Roy King and Frank Musker
Performed by Air Supply
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Really very good.
7 December 2009 | by See all my reviews

I'm not a big fan of Dreamworks movies (the poor man's Pixar) but nevertheless I love the Madagascar work. I bought this from my local supermarket (exclusively they claimed) expecting it to be a poor quality version of the movies, probably with bad animation and replacement voice talent. Hey, I thought, my 12 year old will still like it. I was wrong: this is beautifully animated to the quality of the movies, has all the original actors and is FUNNIER than the movies too. There's a joke involving penguins and reindeer that had we three in hysterics, perfect! This is only 26 minutes long but well worth it and a valid addition to the Madagascar movies. It could in fact be Madagascar 3 such is the quality.


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