Madagascar trilogy / DreamWorks Animation.
Madagascar: A lion and zebra and two other of their pampered friends, from New York's Central Park Zoo, accidentally find themselves on a ship heading for Africa. When their vessel is hijacked, they become shipwrecked on the exotic island of Madagascar where they discover it really is a jungle out there!
Madagascar 2: The castaways are back together--and still lost! Stranded in the middle of Africa, they soon learn that all is not as it seems.
Madagascar 3: Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria and the whole crew join the circus to escape Captain Dubois of Animal Control.
- ISBN: 9786316486240
- ISBN: 6316486243
- Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (86 min., 89 min., 93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: Glendale, CA : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, 
- Copyright: ©2016
Madagascar: originally produced as a motion picture in 2005.
Madagascar 2:Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Madagascar 3: originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Madagascar: special features Untamed games & activities; Enchanted island; Help the penguins "Crack the code"; Behind the crates; Meet the wild cast.
Madagascar 2: special features 4 mad music videos; test flight of Air Penguin; video game; Jambo Jambo: Swahili speak; Crash landing; African adventure.
Madagascar 3 : special features (High flying fun) Big top cast; Deleted scenes: Melman picks a circus act (test); Next performance: New York City (test); Lion meet Venom (test); Mad music mash-up; Circus acts (DVD-ROM); Filmmakers' commentary; Previews.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Madagascar: produced by Mireille Soria, Teresa Cheng ; written by Mark Burton & Billy Frolick and Eric Darnell & Tom McGrath ; directed by Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath; art director, Shannon Jeffries ; editor, H. Lee Peterson ; original music, Hans Zimmer ; visual effects supervisor: Philippe Gluckman ; production designer, Kendal Cronkkite-Shaindlin.
Madagascar 2: written by Etan Cohen, Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath ; produced by Mireille Soria, Mark Swift ; directed by Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath; music and songs by Hans Zimmer, will.i.am.
Madagascar 3: directed by Eric Darnell, Conrad Vernon, Tom McGrath ; produced by Mireille Soria, Mark Swift ; screenplay by Eric Darnell and Noah Baumbach; music by Hans Zimmer ; editor, Nick Fletcher ; production designer, Kendal Cronkhite-Shaindlin ; art director, Shannon Jeffries.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Madagascar: voices Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer, Jada Pinkett Smith, Sacha Baron Cohen, Cedric the Entertainer, Andy Richter, Tom McGrath, Christopher Knights, Chris Miller, Conrad Vernon.
Madagascar 2: voices Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer, Jada Pinkett Smith, Sacha Baron Cohen, Cedric the Entertainer, Andy Richter, Bernie Mac, Alec Baldwin.
Madagascar 3 : voices Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer, Jada Pinkett Smith, Sacha Baron Cohen, Cedric the Entertainer, Andy Richter, Tom McGrath, Jessica Chastain, Bryan Cranston, Martin Short, Frances McDormand.
|Target Audience Note:||
MPAA rating: PG; for some mild action and rude humor.
|System Details Note:||
DVD; region 1, widescreen enhanced for 16x9 TVs, Dolby Digital, 2.0 surround, 5.1 surround, NTSC. DVD-ROM requirements: Microsoft Windows XP or higher, Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher, Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0 or higher, on Internet connection, a DVD-ROM drive and a software or hardware DVD player.
English, French or Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; optional English audio description for the visually impaired; closed-captioned.
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