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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Alex (voice)
... Marty (voice)
... Melman (voice)
... Gloria (voice)
... Maurice (voice)
... Mort (voice)
... Santa (voice)
Danny Jacobs ... King Julien (voice)
... Skipper (voice)
... Kowalski (voice)
... Private (voice)
... Abby (voice)
... Cupid (voice)
... Lead Reindeer (voice)
... Lookout Lemur / Additional Lemurs (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

First Christmas special to have a theme of Romeo & Juliet. The penguins of the South Pole represent the Montagues, the reindeer of the North Pole represent the Capulets; Private is Romeo and Cupid is Juliet. See more »

Quotes

Skipper: Way to drop the ball, you hippie freak.
Alex: Me? Melman was the one who lost it in the chimney.
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Connections

Version of Romeo and Juliet (1965) See more »

Soundtracks

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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