Puss in Boots is a 2011 computer-animated adventure swashbuckling comedy drama film produced by DreamWorks Animation. The film was released in theaters on October 28, 2011 in 3D format. The film is set after the Shrek movies but at the same time it tells the story of Puss in Boots.
Plot[edit | edit source]
At first, little Puss lived in the orphanage there he got acquainted with Humpty Alexander Dumpty. They became friends and they both dreamed about the golden goose eggs. The golden goose produce these eggs. But to reach it was possible only with the help of the magic beans.
After few years people began to think that Puss in Boots was a crimanal. It happened because of the deceit of Humpty Alexander Dumpty.
After the events of Shrek Forever After, Puss in Boots left the Swamp to repay his debt and recognizes that the outlaw couple Jack and Jill have the magic beans. He wants to steal them but he meets his former friend Humpty Dumpty and Kitty Softpaws who secretly admires Puss.
The trio steals the beans from Jack and Jill. With the help of them they go after golden eggs.
However they are too heavy that's why they take the goose with them. When they are resting from their adventures then during a dance Puss and Kitty get close and after Humpy is asleep the two cats quietly throw aside their belts boots and his hat and had a little mouth to mouth Jack and Jill suddenly comes up behind Puss and knocks him out.
When Puss wakes up, he tracks Jack and Jill back to his old hometown, where he learns that Humpty Dumpty deceived him again. He wants to revenge to Puss and his hometown. Puss recognizes that the Golden Goose's mother will come to the town and destroy it trying to get her baby back.
Puss with the help of Kitty Softpaws and thought again Humpty Dumpty saves the town. Unluckily in the end Humpty Dumpty falls from the big height turns into a golden egg, which the mother takes with her along with the chick.
Puss in Boots and Kitty Softpaws then go out of town to find a new life together.
Cast[edit | edit source]
- Antonio Banderas - Puss in Boots (voice) the main protagonist.
- Salma Hayek - Kitty Softpaws (voice) the love interest of Puss.
- Zach Galifianakis - Humpty Dumpty (voice) the mastermind, and also the main antagonist.
- Billy Bob Thornton - Jack (voice) the secondary antagonist.
- Amy Sedaris - Jill (voice) the teirtary antagonist.
- Constance Marie - Imelda (voice)
- Guillermo del Toro - Moustache Man / Comandate (voice)
- Rich Dietl - Bounty Hunter (voice)
- Ryan Crego - Luis (voice)
- Tom Wheeler - Bartender / Hotel Owner / Mean Boy / Wagon Driver / Rodrigo (voice)
- Conrad Vernon - Raoul / Soldier (voice)
- Tom McGrath - Bar Thief (voice)
- Bob Joles - Giuseppe (voice)
- Latifa Ouaou - Crazy Woman / Mean Girl / Milk Lady / Little Boy (voice)
- Robert Persichetti Jr. - Ohhh Cat (voice) (as Bob Persichetti)
Sequel[edit | edit source]
On 2018, it was rumored that a sequel is currently in development at Dreamworks, with Bob Persichetti as the director. On 2020 it was apparently discovered in the Dreamworks schedule (Wich was leaked from a photo) that the title will be "Puss in Boots: The Last Wish".
On March 2021, it was confirmed that the title would be The Last Wish, that Banderas and Hayek would reprise their roles and that it will be released on 23 September 2022.
Video games[edit | edit source]
Nowadays there are two video games which is connected with "Puss in Boots". It's Puss in Boots, developed by Blitz Games, and released by THQ on October 25, 2011 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii and Nintendo DS. And Fruit Ninja: Puss in Boots, a Puss in Boots-themed Fruit Ninja video game is for Android devices.
Interesting facts[edit | edit source]
The main character, Puss, makes a "P" as his signature; a signature very similar to the "Z" El Zorro makes.
Mother Goose appears in the film."Puss in Boots" was originally published as a story in the "Mother Goose Fairytales" by Charles Perrault.
Amy Sedaris, who voices Jill, also voiced Cinderella in Shrek the Third.