|Formats:||U DVD, Blu-ray|
|Starring:||Mike Myers, John Lithgow, Vincent Cassel, Eddie Murphy, Peter Dennis, Jim Cumming, Jim Cummings, Cameron Diaz|
|Directors:||Andrew Adamson, Vicky Jenson|
|Genres:||Animated, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi/Fantasy|
|Studio:||DREAMWORKS HOME ENTERTAINMENT|
|Collections:||Best of the Decade, The Biggest and Best|
|Run time:||1 hour 52 minutes|
|Rental release:||12 Nov 2001|
|Dubbed:||Catalan, Portuguese, Spanish|
|Subtitles:||English, Portuguese, Spanish|
|Hearing impaired subtitles:||English|
Most helpful review
superb..................By williamsgwynfa (627 reviews) from gwaenysgor , 06 Jun 2007
[Highly rated reviewer]this film is superb. my children loved it. Shrek played by Mike Myers, is a green ogre, who only likes life when he is completely alone, and who wants to live his days in peace.
Shrek becomes upset, when his swamp is invaded by all kinds of magical creatures. they have been evicted from the kingdom, by the very small Lord Farquaad. The local fairy tale creatures (including the now-famous Seven Dwarfs, Pinocchio and the Gingerbread Man), settle in the ogre's swamp, and Shrek wants answers from Farquaad. A quest of sorts starts for Shrek and his new pal, a talking donkey, played by Eddie Murphy, as they go to meet Lord Farquaad to demand his swamp back.
But Farquaad has other ideas. He's looking for someone to go on a quest for him. The mission, is to rescue Princess Fiona played by Cameron Diaz, from a fire breathing dragon. So he makes a deal with Shrek - rescue the girl, and he can have his swamp back.
Shrek agrees to the deal. But Fiona is not at all what Shrek thought she'd be like. And she has a secret.
i am not going to say what the secret is, as this would spoil this film.
well worth renting out.
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classic fantasticBy cheesekake (1494 reviews) from uk , 04 Mar 2012great film, with lots of adult humour cleverly interwoven
great characters and great annimation and hillarious to go with it
ANIMATION with a CAPITAL "A"By oldtimerfilmbuff (17 reviews) , 16 Feb 2012I just love good quality animation coupled with top actors and a good humerous script. Well, This is it. There is no Better. (Puss in Boots and Donkey add the iceing to the cake).
LOL BRILLIANT ...By a customer , 12 Jun 2011BRILLIANT ... GONE BACK TO MY CHILDHOOD IN MY MID 40's AND AM NOW WATCHING ALL THE ANIMATED FILMS ... BOLT NEXT ... CAN'T WAIT ...
will always be a classicBy Sprouler (40 reviews) from Westhill , 11 May 2010will always be a classic. my favourite green monster and his fun ways. just as much fun for adults. highly recommended
Very enjoyableBy a customer from Cambridge , 31 Mar 2010I really thought this movie would be for kids but how mistaken I was. I had heard rave reviews from all ages so ordered the movie and thoroughly enjoyed every minute. Eddie Murphy is absolutely brilliant and so are the other characters.