PG | | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world into New York City.
Hank Azaria is the third actor to play Gargamel. Paul Winchell voiced Gargamel until the last season (1989-1990) of The Smurfs (1981), and Michael Bell took his place after Winchell allegedly walked out of his role, due to issues with the season nine scripts.
There is a place. A place that knows no sadness, where even feeling blue is a happy thing. A place inhabited by little blue beings three apples high. It lies deep within an enchanted forest, hidden away beyond the medieval village. Most people ...
When Patrick is using Google to search for information on smurfs, the icon on the bottom-right shows his laptop is charging the battery. Before and after this scene however, it is clear the laptop is not connected to anything, so it is certainly not connected to a power source.
SPOILER: There is a scene in the closing credits: Gargamel and Azrael, stuck in New York, moan their fate. Gargamel then notices the viewer and attacks the camera with his wand.
Also shown in 3D version.
$35,611,637 31 July 2011