It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a fire-breathing dragon, Shrek teams up with an unlikely compatriot -- a wisecracking donkey.
- Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure, Family
- Studio: DreamWorks Pictures, Pacific Data Images, DreamWorks Animation
- Keyword: magic, liberation, lordship, prince, castle, fairy tale, robin hood, enchantment, swamp, princess, parody, anthropomorphism, dragon, woman director, ogre, cartoon donkey
- Cast: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, John Lithgow, Vincent Cassel, Peter Dennis