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Movie Info & Cast
- Ben Stiller
- Chris Rock
- David Schwimmer
- Jada Pinkett Smith
- Sacha Baron Cohen
- Cedric the Entertainer
- Andy Richter
- Tom McGrath
- Christopher Knights
- Chris Miller
Did You Know?
- According to the patch the captain is wearing, the name of the boat is the "S.S. Act II."
- When towards the end Marty shows his butt to explain how he knows how much of a pain in the butt Alex is, it is the wrong side of his butt.
- Alex the Lion: The wild? Are you nuts? That is the worst idea I have ever heard!
- Melman the Giraffe: It's unsanitary!
- Marty the Zebra: The penguins are going, so why can't I?
- Alex the Lion: The penguins are psychotic!
Atom User Reviews
The plot really is basic, so the bafflement of the movie lies in its combination of visual riches and dramatic -- as well as thematic -- impoverishment.
It's frustrating to see this wonderful-looking, laugh-out-loud funny survival tale fall short of its potential.
The animals' personalities have been carefully calibrated: They have sufficient edge to amuse us as characters, yet they're cuddly enough to market as plush toys or action figures.