Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)

Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Gloria the Hippo, and Melman the Giraffe are still fighting to get home to their beloved Big Apple and of course, King Julien, Maurice and the Penguins are all along for the comedic adventure. Their journey… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: October 16, 2012
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79%
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73%

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Critic Score: 79% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Dazzlingly colorful and frenetic, Madagascar 3 is silly enough for young kids, but boasts enough surprising smarts to engage parents along the way.

Guy Lodge
Time Out

This is that rare thing: a franchise that grows more winning with each instalment.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

A fun and fast family entertainment.

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Nour Habib
Tulsa World

Once Madagascar 3 starts focusing on being a kids' movie, it's really quite cute.

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Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

From time to time the improbable occurs: A sequel outdoes its original.

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Jennie Punter
Globe and Mail

The clever lines and themes of friendship and finding home are almost completely overwhelmed here by the breathless pace and sensory overload...

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Wesley Lovell
Cinema Sight

Fans of the original and its familial sequel will love this colorful, vibrant excursion through Europe.

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Amy Biancolli
San Francisco Chronicle

The screenplay, by Eric Darnell and Noah Baumbach, churns out the snappy witticisms with admirable creative gusto, but it whizzes along at such a frenetic pace that you'll probably miss half of them.

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Lou Lumenick
New York Post

What might be barely tolerable in a seven-minute short gave me the biggest headache since "Transformers: Dark of the Moon.''

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Andy Lea
Daily Star

For a frantic, action-packed 80-odd minutes, it seldom puts a foot, paw or cloven hoof wrong.

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Flixster Audience Score: 73% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalh„es
This useless sequel has a very great beginning but all the rest simply doesn't work. It fails to engage, fails to be amusing, fails in every lousy attempt… More
Phil Hubbs
Third and final outing for the crazy animals? probably not lets be honest but do we really need another?. Not overly sure to be honest as this film is pretty… More
Jens S.
Part three of the animated adventure takes the somewhat simple initial premise and turns it into an action adventure in the circus milieu. That doesn't… More
Film Crazy
Like most sequels, starts with fireworks but inevitably visels out!
KJ Proulx
Well that escalated quickly! "Madagascar 3: Europes Most Wanted" comes out of nowhere and surpasses the first two films by a mile. This time, picking… More
Dean McKenna
Wonderful, adventure and lots of laugh in this third animation film of four animals. It starts as it means to go on: with scant regard for anything approaching… More