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Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)

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Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and battle pirates as they explore a new world.

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Steve Martino, Mike Thurmeier (as Michael Thurmeier)

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Michael Berg (screenplay), Jason Fuchs (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Aziz Ansari ... Squint (voice)
Joy Behar ... Eunice (voice)
Christopher Campbell Christopher Campbell ... Creature Siren / Various (voice)
Alain Chabat ... Silas (voice)
Ester Dean ... Female Siren (voice)
Peter Dinklage ... Captain Gutt (voice)
Karen Disher ... Scratte (voice)
Drake ... Ethan (voice)
Jason Fricchione Jason Fricchione ... Dumb Mammoth / Various (voice)
Nick Frost ... Flynn (voice)
Josh Gad ... Louis (voice)
Ben Gleib ... Marshall (voice)
George Jacobs George Jacobs ... Beaver (voice)
Queen Latifah ... Ellie (voice)
Denis Leary ... Diego (voice)
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Storyline

When Scrat accidentally provokes a continental cataclysm with a storm, Manny is separated from Ellie and Peaches on an iceberg with Diego, Sid and Granny but he promises that he will find a way to return home. While crossing the ocean, they are captured by the cruel pirate Captain Gutt and his crew. However they escape and Manny plots a plan to steal Captain Gutt's ship and return to his homeland in a dangerous voyage through the sea. But the cruel pirates seek revenge against Manny and his family and friends. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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When the Earth falls apart, history's greatest heroes will keep it together. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild rude humor and action/peril | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 July 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ice Age 4 See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$95,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$46,629,259, 15 July 2012

Gross USA:

$161,321,843

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$877,244,782
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Color

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Is the third movie in the Ice Age franchise to gross more money than a Pixar movie that opened the same year. In this case, this movie grossed 877.2 million dollars, while Brave (2012) grossed 540.4 million dollars. The first time was Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006), which grossed 660.9 million dollars, while Cars (2006) grossed 462.2 million dollars, and the second time was Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009), which grossed 886.7 million dollars, while Up (2009) grossed 735.1 million dollars. Ice Age (2002) grossed 383.3 million dollars, but a Pixar movie wasn't released in 2002. See more »

Goofs

Granny is seen feeding fruit to her "pet", Precious the whale. Whales are all carnivorous. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Manny: [upon hearing an earthquake] What, what was that? Ellie, did you hear that?
Ellie: I heard it, Manny; whatever it is, it's miles away.
Manny: Peaches, you all right? Where is she, no teenager is ever up early.
Ellie: Whoa! Easy, warden. She's not on lockdown.
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Crazy Credits

Like the previous Ice Age movies, there are no opening credits in the film, beyond the production logos and the title. See more »

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Featured in Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

We Are
(Theme from Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012))
Written by Ester Dean
Produced by Ester Dean and The Freshm3n III
Vocal Producers: Kuk Harrell & Ester Dean
Recorded and Mixed by Aubry 'Big Juice' Delaine
Additional Mixing by Ariel Chobaz
Jennifer Lopez performs courtesy of Island Def Jam Music Group
Drake and Nicki Minaj perform courtesy of Young Money Entertainment / Cash Money Records
Ester Dean performs courtesy of Interscope Records
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As Expected
10 October 2012 | by saadgkhanSee all my reviews

Ice Age: Continental Drift – CATCH IT (B+) What we can say about Ice Age, love it or hate it you will go and watch these crazy fun animals surviving the Ica Age. The first movie was excellent but after that we all know what to expect from Ice Age franchise. And let's be honest so far they have delivered their best. The story may not be that refreshing or something extraordinary but they do manage to make us laugh and involve in their adventures.

The voices by Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Denis Leary, Queen Latifah, Seann William Scott, Josh Peck, Jennifer Lopez, Keke Palmer, Peter Dinklage, Wanda Sykes, Heather Morris, Drake and Nicki Minaj.

In the end, I enjoyed Ice Age 4 but just like the previous installment in the end it was little too loud but hey it's a kid's movie so I think it OK.


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