Puss in Boots (2011 movie)

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Puss In Boots is a 2011 animated movie. It is a spin-off prequel in the Shrek series of animated movies. It follows the character Puss in Boots, who first appeared in Shrek 2. It is about his adventures before appearing in Shrek 2. A sequel titled Puss In Boots 2: 9 Lives And 40 Thieves will be released on November 2, 2018.

The movie was directed by Chris Miller, produced by Guillermo del Toro, and written by Brian Lynch. It stars Antonio Banderas as Puss in Boots, Zach Galifianakis as Humpty Dumpty, Salma Hayek as Kitty Softpaws, and Billy Bob Thornton and Amy Sedaris as Jack and Jill. Like the Shrek movies, this movie is a parody of fairy tales.

Release dates[change | change source]

Country Premiere
 United States October 28, 2011
 Jamaica October 28, 2011
 Brunei November 1, 2011
 Denmark November 18, 2011 (limited)
 Togo December 22, 2011
 China December 25, 2011
 Niger December 31, 2011
 Cook Islands January 5, 2012
 Qatar January 5, 2012
 Bhutan February 2, 2012
 Bosnia and Herzegovina March 17, 2012

Home media release[change | change source]

Puss in Boots was released on DVD, Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D on February 24, 2012. The movie has a short animation called Puss in Boots: The Three Diablos.[1] 7.2 million home entertainment units have been sold worldwide.[2]

Another featured extra short is "Klepto Kitty"; a three-minute profile of Dusty the Klepto Kitty, a notorious cat in California who steals items from neighbors' yards. Some of it was filmed on a night vision kitty-cam, hung around Dusty's neck by the Animal Planet network for their own documentary.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Zahed, Ramin (February 17, 2012). "Check Out Exclusive Clip from "Puss In Boots"". Animation Magazine. Retrieved February 26, 2012.
  2. "DreamWorks Animation Reports Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results". DreamWorks Animation. July 31, 2013. Archived from the original on August 3, 2013. Retrieved August 3, 2013.
  3. Vic Lee (5 November 2012). "Klepto's Owners Find Out How He Operates". ABC News: San Francisco 7 News. Retrieved 14 June 2016.

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