Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

Overview

Hopelessly stranded on the remote shores of Madagascar, the New Yorkers hatch a plan to get back to Central Park that instead finds them soaking up sun in the picturesque plains of Africa. Madagascar may be a nice place to visit, but for the gang of animals who spent most of their lives in New York, there is truly no place like home. After discovering the remnants of a crashed airplane, the penguins quickly set about making the repairs needed to get the craft airborne again. When the plane finally takes to the ...
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Overview

Hopelessly stranded on the remote shores of Madagascar, the New Yorkers hatch a plan to get back to Central Park that instead finds them soaking up sun in the picturesque plains of Africa. Madagascar may be a nice place to visit, but for the gang of animals who spent most of their lives in New York, there is truly no place like home. After discovering the remnants of a crashed airplane, the penguins quickly set about making the repairs needed to get the craft airborne again. When the plane finally takes to the sky, it begins to look like it's only a matter of time before Alex the Lion voice of Ben Stiller and friends are soaring over New York Harbor. Unfortunately the penguins weren't the aviation experts they claimed to be, and before long the crew is coming in for a crash-landing in the untamed plains of Africa. Now, as the animals reared in the safety of the zoo come into contact with their decidedly wild counterparts for the very first time, they get a better feel for their roots while marveling over the differences between life in the concrete jungle and life on the world's second largest continent. Of course, while there's plenty to love about wandering the open plains, romantic rivalries and the risk of running into dangerous poachers soon begin to outweigh the joys of some long-overdue family reunions. With some particularly heavy cases of homesickness causing hearts to weigh heavy, the group gradually starts to wonder whether they'll ever find their way back home. Chris Rock, David Schwimmer, Jada Pinkett Smith, Sacha Baron Cohen, Cedric the Entertainer, and Andy Richter lend their voices to this animated sequel that re-teams original Madagascar co-directors Eric Darnell and Tom McGrath.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; The animators' corner: storyboards and interviews; Trivia track; Alex's dance-off (HD); The penguins of Madagascar (HD); Test flight of air penguin game; Jambo jambo: Swahili speak (HD); Crash landing; It's a family affair: the cast of Escape 2 Africa; Filmmakers' commentary; 4 mad music videos
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/30/2010
  • UPC: 097361099941
  • Original Release: 2008
  • Rating:

  • Source: Dreamworks Animated
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English, Français, Español
  • Time: 2:58:00
  • Format: Blu-ray
  • Sales rank: 6,873

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Ben Stiller Voice Only
Chris Rock Voice Only
David Schwimmer Voice Only
Jada Pinkett Smith Voice Only
Sacha Baron Cohen Voice Only
Cedric the Entertainer Voice Only
Andy Richter Voice Only
Bernie Mac Voice Only
Sherri Shepherd Voice Only
Alec Baldwin Voice Only
will.i.am Voice Only
Elisa Pensler Gabrielli Voice Only
Tom McGrath Voice Only
Chris Miller Voice Only
Christopher Knights Voice Only
Conrad Vernon Voice Only
Technical Credits
Eric Darnell Director, Screenwriter
Tom McGrath Director, Screenwriter
James Bolt Sound/Sound Designer
Etan Cohen Screenwriter
Kendal Cronkhite-Shaindlin Production Designer
Jennifer Dahlman Production Manager
Leslee Feldman Casting
Will E. Files Sound/Sound Designer
Shannon Jeffries Art Director
Robert Koo Original Story
Guillermo Navarro Cinematographer
Andy Nelson Sound Mixer
H. Lee Peterson Editor
Scott T. Peterson Special Effects Supervisor
Kenneth Smith Musical Direction/Supervision
Mireille Soria Producer
Claudia SouthMartin Production Manager
Mark Swift Producer
Randy Thom Sound/Sound Designer
will.i.am Score Composer, Songwriter
Hans Zimmer Score Composer, Songwriter
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
1. Chapter 1 [4:14]
2. Chapter 2 [2:30]
3. Chapter 3 [2:39]
4. Chapter 4 [6:25]
5. Chapter 5 [1:42]
6. Chapter 6 [2:52]
7. Chapter 7 [3:30]
8. Chapter 8 [4:05]
9. Chapter 9 [2:55]
10. Chapter 10 [2:53]
11. Chapter 11 [1:27]
12. Chapter 12 [2:55]
13. Chapter 13 [4:44]
14. Chapter 14 [2:35]
15. Chapter 15 [2:32]
16. Chapter 16 [1:13]
17. Chapter 17 [2:54]
18. Chapter 18 [3:00]
19. Chapter 19 [2:42]
20. Chapter 20 [5:28]
21. Chapter 21 [3:05]
22. Chapter 22 [8:43]
23. Chapter 23 [4:29]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
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   Audio
      English Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
      English Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround
      French Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
      Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
      Filmmakers' Commentary
   Subtitles
      English
      French
      Spanish
      None
   Special Features
      Filmmakers' Commentary
      It's a Family Affair: The Cast of Escape 2 Africa
      The Making of Escape 2 Africa
      Crash Landing
      African Adventure
      Jambo Jambo: Swahili Speak
      Test Flight of Air Penguin Game
      Mad Music
      Trailers
   Scene Selection
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