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Shrek (2001) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film Shrek

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  • Feature Length Animated Film
  • Distributed by: DreamWorks Distribution, United International Pictures
  • Cartoon Characters: Shrek, The Donkey, Princess Fiona, Lord Farquaad, Monsieur Hood, Geppetto, Magic Mirror, Pinocchio, Three Pigs, Peter Pan, Blind Mouse, Thelonious, Gingerbread Man, Bishop, Merry Men.
  • Originally Released in 2001.
  • Running Time: 89 minutes.
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.
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Hideous green monster Shrek just wants to be left alone. He has his own swamp, and is quite happy there, thank you very much. But when Lord Farquaad's policies force other fantasy creatures into the swamp, Shrek must make a deal with the devil. So he sets out on a quest to find Lord Farquaad's perfect wife and terrifies everyone he meets during his adventures.

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For all of its digs at Disney cartoons, "Shrek" may have been the most refreshing and original movie to hit theaters in 2001.
Yes, it does take some well-earned potshots at Disney icons, and I think I noticed a few nods to "Monty Python...  (read more)

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This movie is pretty much a comedy, but fortunately Dreamworks crew managed to keep the story together even though it is tightly packed with jokes and parody. The story works quite well, and is kinda touching. Cannot really tell more about it without spoiling...  (read more)

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This is great production by Dreamworks. It seems that digital cartoons are gaining more and more fans nowadays and 'Shrek' is an additional reason for that. The characters are wonderful, and the story very interesting. I think Edie Murphy is great...  (read more)

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