PG | | Animation, Comedy, Family
Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce!
So You Think You Can Dance Australia judge, Matt Lee, was the motion capture principle for Mumble in the film. He went on to play Bert in Cameron Mackintosh's production of Mary Poppins which, coincidentally, does not feature dancing penguins as in ... ...
Once there was a way to get back homeward.
Penguin #2: Are the stars out tonight?
Penguin #1: Once there was a way to get back home.
Penguin #2: I only have eyes for you.
Penguin #1: Sleep, pretty darling, do not cry.
Penguin #2: For you.
Penguin #1: And I will sing a lullaby.
Penguin #3: With a song in my heart.
Penguin #4: So tell me / Tell ...
When Memphis and Norma Jean find each other in the crowd (when the females are returning), one penguin in the center of the screen walks through another penguin.
The closing credits are slanted upwards.
$41,533,432 (USA) (17 November 2006)
$197,992,827 (USA) (4 May 2007)
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