Shrek 2

Synopsis: Shrek has rescued Princess Fiona, got married, and now is time to meet the parents. Shrek, Fiona, and Donkey set off to Far, Far Away to meet Fiona's mother and father. But not everyone is happy. Shrek and the King find it hard to get along, and there's tension in the marriage. It's not just the family who are unhappy. Prince Charming returns from a failed attempt at rescuing Fiona, and works alongside his mother, the Fairy Godmother, to try and find a way to get Shrek away from Fiona.
Production: DreamWorks SKG
  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 18 wins & 50 nominations.
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93 min

- Donkey!

- Yes, roomie?

You're bothering me.

Oh, OK. All right, cool. l guess...

Me and Pinocchio was going to catch

a tournament, anyway, so...

Maybe l'll see y'all Sunday

for a barbecue or something.

He'll be fine.

Now, where were we?


l think l remember.

- Donkey!

l know, l know! Alone!

l'm going! l'm going.

What do you want me

to tell these other guys?

Enough, Reggie.

''Dearest Princess Fiona.

''You are hereby summoned

to the Kingdom of Far, Far Away

''for a royal ball

in celebration of your marriage

''at which time the King

''will bestow his royal blessing...

upon you and your...''

uh... ''Prince Charming.

''Love, the King and Queen

of Far, Far Away.

''aka Mom and Dad.''

Mom and Dad?

- Prince Charming?

- Royal ball? Can l come?

- We're not going.

- What?

l mean, don't you think

they might be a bit...

shocked to see you like this?

Well, they might be

a bit surprised.

But they're my parents, Shrek.

They love me.

And don't worry.

They'll love you, too.

Yeah, right.

Somehow l don't think l'll be welcome

at the country club.

Stop it.

They're not like that.

How do you explain Sergeant Pompous

and the Fancy Pants Club Band?

Oh, come on! You could at least

give them a chance.

To do what?

Sharpen their pitchforks?

No! They just want

to give you their blessing.

Oh, great.

Now l need their blessing?

lf you want to be a part

of this family, yes!

Who says l want

to be part of this family?

You did!

When you married me!

Well, there's some fine print for you!

So that's it. You won't come?

Trust me. lt's a bad idea.

We are not going! And that's final!

Come on!

We don't want to hit traffic!

Don't worry!

We'll take care of everything.

- Hey, wait for me. Oof!

Hit it! Move 'em on! Head 'em up!

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William Steig

William Steig (November 14, 1907 – October 3, 2003) was an American cartoonist, sculptor, and, in his later life, an illustrator and writer of children's books. Best known for the picture books Sylvester and the Magic Pebble, Abel's Island, and Doctor De Soto, he was also the creator of Shrek!, which inspired the film series of the same name. He was the U.S. nominee for both of the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Awards, as a children's book illustrator in 1982 and a writer in 1988. more…

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