Madagascar (2005 movie)

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Madagascar is a computer-animated movie released in the year 2005 by Dreamworks. The story is about a group of animals from the zoo in Central Park, New York City. The main characters are Marty the Zebra (Chris Rock), Gloria the Hippotamus (Jada Pinkett Smith), Alex the Lion (Ben Stiller) and Melman the Giraffe (David Schwimmer). With the penguins Skipper (Thomas "Tom" McGrath), Private (Christopher Knights), Kowalski (Chris Miller) and Rico (John DiMaggio) also living in the zoo, they end up in Madagascar with King Julien (Sacha Baron Cohen), Maurice (Cedric the Entertainer) and Mort (Andy Richter).The movie has two sequels: Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa and Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted, as well as a Christmas special, a spinoff TV show on Nickelodeon, and a movie which shares the same name as the show.

Release Dates[change | change source]

Country Premiere
 Philippines 25 May 2005
 Malaysia 27 May 2005
 Singapore 27 May 2005
 United States 27 May 2005
 Ukraine 2 June 2005
 Estonia 3 June 2005
 Lithuania 3 June 2005
 Latvia 3 June 2005
 Turkey 3 June 2005
 Georgia 4 June 2005
 Croatia 9 June 2005
 Hungary 9 June 2005
 Netherlands 15 June 2005
 Australia 16 June 2005
 Czech Republic 16 June 2005
 Indonesia 16 June 2005
 Slovakia 16 June 2005
 Colombia 17 June 2005
 Spain 17 June 2005
Mexico Mexico 17 June 2005
 Uruguay 17 June 2005
 Belgium 22 June 2005
 France 22 June 2005
 New Zealand 23 June 2005
 Brazil 24 June 2005
 Ecuador 24 June 2005
 Israel 30 June 2005
 Portugal 30 June 2005
 Poland 1 July 2005
 South Africa 1 July 2005
 United Arab Emirates 6 July 2005
  Switzerland 6 July 2005 (French speaking region)
 Kuwait 6 July 2005
 Argentina 7 July 2005
 Chile 7 July 2005
 Peru 7 July 2005
 Panama 8 July 2005
  Switzerland 13 July 2005 (German speaking region)
 Germany 14 July 2005
 Hong Kong 14 July 2005
 South Korea 14 July 2005
 Austria 15 July 2005
 China 15 July 2005
 United Kingdom 15 July 2005
Republic of Ireland Ireland 15 July 2005
 Iceland 15 July 2005
 Taiwan 15 July 2005
 Lebanon 21 July 2005
 Venezuela 22 July 2005
 Egypt 27 July 2005
 Kenya 29 July 2005
 India 12 August 2005
 Japan 13 August 2005
 Cyprus 26 August 2005
 Slovenia 1 September 2005
  Switzerland 2 September 2005 (Italian speaking region)
 Denmark 2 September 2005
 Finland 2 September 2005
 Italy 2 September 2005
 Sweden 2 September 2005
 Serbia 8 September 2005
 Bulgaria 9 September 2005
 Thailand 29 September 2005
 Greece 27 October 2005