is bright, witty, and nearly without a dull spot in the entire
I can hardly remember when I've heard the
audience belly laughing all through a film.
They poke fun by mocking other animation,
movies, and TV shows, but most of the gags come from its own
sense of humor rather than outside sources.
You might have to see this flick twice
to catch all the jokes with pop culture references.
Don't miss this visual treat; there's
plenty for the whole family.
Despite how I feel about sequels, Shrek
2 contains some pretty funny moments.
It's the jabs at Cops, the red carpet,
Disney, Mission Impossible, and Lord of the Rings that
make it such an enjoyable escapade, with Antonio Banderas nearly
stealing the show as the loveable assassin, Puss in Boots.
Now this could easily have been a retread,
but clever writing and new characters make it as original as
As in the first film, it becomes clear
that the Shrek animators were having fun putting everything together
in this sequel.
The picture looks as bright and imaginative
as the original.
I thought it had an attractive mix of animated
comedy, romance and adventure.
A solid, enjoyable family movie.