• Shrek Forever After (2010)

Shrek Forever After

Release Date: May 21st, 2010

DVD Release Date: December 7th, 2010

PG |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

Long-settled into married life and fully domesticated, Shrek (Mike Myers) begins to long for the days when he felt like a real ogre. Duped into signing a contract with devious Rumpelstiltskin, he finds himself in an alternate version of Far Far Away, where ogres are hunted, Rumpelstiltskin rules, and he and Fiona (Cameron Diaz) have never met. Shrek must find a way out of the contract to restore his world and reclaim his true love.

Cast: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, Antonio Banderas, Julie Andrews, John Cleese, Walt Dohrn, Jon Hamm

Director: Mike Mitchell

Genres: Adventure , Children , Fantasy , Animated , Comedy

Production Co: DreamWorks Animation

Distributors: Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks SKG

Keywords: Transformation, Cheeky, Deception, Love, Amusing, Playful, Family

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Having run its course in the third installment, the franchise jogs and lurches but mostly meanders through a story that tests the limits of true love (Shrek's, and ours). show more

  • 50
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Reveals a definite been-there, done-that feeling. show more

  • 75
    Ella TaylorNPR

    The visual jokes -- one standout is an army of ogres condemned by the Pied Piper to perpetual line-dancing -- are pretty irresistible. show more

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