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Scared Shrekless (2010)

Shrek gets in the Halloween spirit by challenging his fairytale friends to come up with scary stories for a contest. But the gang learn that they'll have to spend the night in Lord Farquaad's haunted castle before the winner is named.

Directors:

Gary Trousdale, Raman Hui (co-director)

Writers:

Gary Trousdale (screenplay), Sean Bishop (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mike Myers ... Shrek (voice)
Cameron Diaz ... Princess Fiona (voice)
Antonio Banderas ... Puss in Boots (voice)
Kristen Schaal ... Sugar (voice)
Dean Edwards ... Donkey (voice)
Cody Cameron Cody Cameron ... Pinocchio / Three Pigs (voice)
Christopher Knights Christopher Knights ... Blind Mice (voice)
Conrad Vernon ... Gingerbread Man / Muffin Man (voice)
Aron Warner Aron Warner ... Wolf (voice)
Patty Cornell ... Creepy Clockwork Chorus (voice)
Susan Fitzer Susan Fitzer ... Creepy Clockwork Chorus (voice)
Sean Bishop Sean Bishop ... Geppetto / Prince Charming / The Cricket / Dwarves / Waffle (voice)
Miles Bakshi ... Ogre Baby (voice) (as Miles Christopher Bakshi)
Nina Zoe Bakshi Nina Zoe Bakshi ... Ogre Baby (voice)
Gabriel Basso ... Teenager #1 (voice) (as Louis Gabriel Basso III)
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Storyline

Shrek gets in the Halloween spirit by challenging his fairytale friends to come up with scary stories for a contest. But the gang learn that they'll have to spend the night in Lord Farquaad's haunted castle before the winner is named.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 October 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Scared Shrekless See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

DreamWorks Animation See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Trivia

This is the only canon Shrek story where Eddie Murphy does not voice the character "Donkey" See more »

Goofs

When Shrek returns to his house and the others try to scare him, the Three Little Pigs can be seen standing behind Puss In Boots who is in front of the door. However, as the camera then cuts around the house focusing on the individual characters, the pigs are seen standing on and in front of Shrek's armchair. See more »

Quotes

Gingerbread Man: Wait! More sugar.
Muffin Man: But that is not the recipe.
Gingerbread Man: Trust me, Muffin Man, this girl's gotta be real sweet. I want someone who will love me forever.
Muffin Man: I must warn you, Gingy. No one has ever made cookies with this much sugar. You are tampering with forces far beyond your comprehension!
Gingerbread Man: Just put her in the oven.
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Connections

Follows Shrek the Third (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Welcome to Duloc (creepy reprise)
(uncredited)
Music by Mike Himelstein
Lyrics by Gary Trousdale and Sean Bishop
Performed by Patty Cornell and Susan Fitzer
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fine Halloween programming
30 July 2016 | by SnoopyStyleSee all my reviews

It's the first Halloween for Shrek's kids and everybody is having tons of fun scaring the villagers. Donkey and the gang challenges Shrek to a scary story contest. Shrek accepts and takes everybody to Castle Duloc. It has become a creepy rundown place after Lord Farquaad's demise. Gingy tells the story of The Bride of Gingy. Donkey and Puss in Boots tell the story of Boots Motel. Finally, Shrek tells the story of The Shreksorcist where he is taking care of Pinocchio.

It starts out fine and moves into a great space in Castle Duloc. I would have loved to explore the castle and confront Lord Farquaad's ghost. The individual stories each have their merits. They are all fun in their own way. I like Gingy the best. It's a little too much of a vignettes movie. I would have liked one story for the whole 25 minutes.


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