• Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

Kung Fu Panda 2

Release Date: May 26th, 2011

DVD Release Date: December 13th, 2011

PG |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

Now known as the Dragon Warrior, Po (Jack Black) protects the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, the Furious Five. However, a dangerous villain threatens Po's awesome new life with plans to use a secret weapon to wipe out the martial art and conquer China. In order to defeat the new enemy, Po finds he must recall his past and unlock secrets of his mysterious origins; only then will he find the strength to vanquish his foe.

Cast: Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Gary Oldman, Jackie Chan, Seth Rogen, Lucy Liu, David Cross

Director: Jennifer Yuh Nelson

Genres: Animated , Comedy , Adventure , Children

Production Co: DreamWorks Animation

Distributors: DreamWorks SKG, Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Endearing, Family, Spirited, Touching, Amusing, Underdog, Pursuit, Friend, Mystery, Revenge, Friendship

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Hardly a scene goes by that isn't visually striking or kinetically thrilling, and all of it enhanced by 3-D. show more

  • 90
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    It all moves along briskly, with a degree of visual grace and a solid feel for 3D. show more

  • 75
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Director Jennifer Yuh Nelson, who oversaw the elegant title sequences from the first film, likewise gives Kung Fu Panda 2's series of flashbacks a different look, harking back to Chinese shadow puppetry and delicate watercolors. With its mix of vibrant CG and classical elements, the movie dazzles. show more

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Nominated Animated Feature Film