Shrek, an animate feature film by DreamWorks Animation, debuted in 2001, and is based upon William Steig's 1990 fairy tale picture book entitled Shrek! It was directed by New Zealander Andrew Adamson and Los Angeles artist Vicky Jenson and animated by DreamWorks Animation SKG. Shrek was the first film to win an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature, a category introduced in 2001. It was released on DVD and VHS on November 7, 2001.

Trivia about shrek

  • This animated 2001 movie about a green ogre was based on a William Steig story
  • The minivan in front of me is playing this 2001 movie where Fiona turns into a somewhat attractive ogre
  • Smash Mouth covered "I'm A Believer" in this "ogrish" 2001 film
  • Once upon a time, a flavor called "Fiona's Fairytale" celebrated the release of this movie's sequel
  • In 2005 the 2nd film about this lovable animated ogre was named Best Comedy Film by the People's Choice Awards
  • Yule have a green (ogre) Christmas in the land of Far Far Away:"____ the Halls"
  • Broadway is going green--a lovely ogre shade of green--with the musical based on this animated 2001 film
  • Tim Hatley won a 2009 Tony for Best Costume Design for the musical about this green ogre
  • In this 2001 animated feature, an ogre rescues the princess Fiona from a firebreathing dragon
  • Sutton Foster was Broadway's "Thoroughly Modern Millie" before playing Princess Fiona in this musical
  • Dwarves join Donkey to dance & sing "I'm A Believer" in this 2001 animated film
  • It's arguably the only movie ever in which a fire-breathing dragon falls in love with a donkey
  • In the third film of this title guy's animated series, Fiona's planned attack on 2 tree/ guards doesn't make them happy
  • This Oscar-winning film featured the talents of Mike Myers
  • The voices ofMike Myers,Cameron Diaz
  • 2001:"Ogres are like onions"