Madagascar (2005 film)

2005 film

Madagascar is a 2005 American computer-animatit comedy film produced bi DreamWorks Animation, an released in movie theaters on Mey 27, 2005. The film tells the story o fower Central Park Zoo animals who hae spent thair lives in blissful captivity an are unexpectedly shipped back tae Africae, gettin shipwrecked on the island o Madagascar. The voices o Ben Stiller, Jada Pinkett Smith, Chris Rock, an David Schwimmer are featured. Ither voices include Sacha Baron Cohen, Cedric the Entertainer, an Andy Richter.

Directit biEric Darnell
Tom McGrath
Produced biMireille Soria
Written biMark Burton
Billy Frolick
Eric Darnell
Tom McGrath
Muisic biHans Zimmer
Eeditit biClare De Chenu
Mark A. Hester
H. Lee Peterson
Distributit biDreamWorks Pictures
Release date
  • 25 Mey 2005 (2005-05-25) (Philippines)
  • 27 Mey 2005 (2005-05-27) (United States)
Rinnin time
86 minutes
KintraUnitit States
Budget$75 million[1]
Box office$532,680,671

Despite its mixed creetical reception, it wis a success at the box office.

A sequel, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, wis released on November 7, 2008. The third film in the series, Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted, wis released on Juin 8, 2012.


  1. "Madagascar". The Numbers. Retrieved December 3, 2012.