Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

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Madagascar 2 - Escape to Africa
Directed by Eric Darnell
Tom McGrath
Produced by Mireille Soria
Mark Swift
Written by Eric Darnell
Tom McGrath
Starring Ben Stiller
Chris Rock
Jada Pinkett Smith
David Schwimmer
Sacha Baron Cohen
Cedric the Entertainer
Andy Richter
Bernie Mac
Sherri Shepherd
Alec Baldwin
will.i.am
Music by Hans Zimmer
will.i.am
Editing by Mark A. Hester
Distributed by DreamWorks
Paramount Pictures
Release date(s) November 7, 2008
Running time 89 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $150 million
Money made $594,728,447

Madagascar 2 - Escape to Africa is a 2008 American computer-animated comedy/adventure movie, and the sequel to the 2005 movie Madagascar about the continuing adventures of Alex the Lion, Gloria the Hippo, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, The Penguins and The Chimpanzees. It is directed by Eric Darnell and written by Thomas "Tom" McGrath. It stars the voices of Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, Jada Pinkett Smith, David Schwimmer, Sacha Baron Cohen, Cedric the Entertainer and Andy Richter. Also providing voices are Alec Baldwin, will.i.am, Bernie Mac, Sherri Shepherd. It was produced by DreamWorks Animation and was released on November 7, 2008.

In the movie, the New York Zoo Animals, Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe and Gloria the Hippo, still stranded on Madagascar, started to leave the island. All of the sudden, they landed in the wilderness of Africa. There, Alex soon meet the rest of his family and starting to have trouble communicating with them after much of his time at the Central Park Zoo. It was followed by Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted in 2012.

Release Dates[change | change source]

Country Premiere
 Kazakhstan October 30, 2008
 Russia October 30, 2008
 Ukraine October 30, 2008
 Hungary November 6, 2008
 Philippines November 7, 2008
 United States November 7, 2008
 Czech Republic November 13, 2008
 Malaysia November 13, 2008
 Singapore November 13, 2008
 Slovakia November 13, 2008
 Netherlands November 19, 2008
 Denmark November 21, 2008
 Finland November 21, 2008
 Norway November 21, 2008
 Sweden November 21, 2008
 Egypt November 26, 2008
 United Arab Emirates November 27, 2008
 Portugal November 27, 2008
 Bulgaria November 28, 2008
 Colombia November 28, 2008
 Spain November 28, 2008
 Iceland November 28, 2008
 Lithuania November 28, 2008
 Romania November 28, 2008
 Turkey November 28, 2008
 Vietnam November 28, 2008
 Belgium December 3, 2008
 Switzerland December 3, 2008 (French speaking region)
 France December 3, 2008
 Argentina December 4, 2008
 Bolivia December 4, 2008
 Switzerland December 4, 2008 (German speaking region)
 Chile December 4, 2008
 Germany December 4, 2008
 Peru December 4, 2008
 Austria December 5, 2008
 United Kingdom December 5, 2008
Republic of Ireland Ireland December 5, 2008
Mexico Mexico December 5, 2008
 Nigeria December 5, 2008
 Uruguay December 5, 2008
 South Africa December 5, 2008
 Lebanon December 8, 2008
 Pakistan December 9, 2008
 Croatia December 11, 2008
 Serbia December 11, 2008
 Slovenia December 11, 2008
 Brazil December 12, 2008
 Ecuador December 12, 2008
 Estonia December 12, 2008
 Latvia December 12, 2008
 Venezuela December 12, 2008
 Australia December 18, 2008
 Greece December 18, 2008
 Israel December 18, 2008
 New Zealand December 18, 2008
 India December 19, 2008
 Italy December 19, 2008
 Panama December 19, 2008
 Hong Kong December 20, 2008
 Indonesia December 24, 2008
 Thailand December 25, 2008
 China January 1, 2009
 Poland January 1, 2009
 South Korea January 8, 2009
 Taiwan January 23, 2009
 Japan March 14, 2009

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