- Rated: PG
- Run Time: 1 hours, 30 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: December 13, 2011
- Originally Released: 2011
- Label: Dreamworks Animated
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Note: Kickin' It With the Cast
- Filmmaker's Commentary
- World of DreamWorks Animation
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen
- Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English, French, Spanish
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French, Spanish
- Subtitles - English, French, Spanish
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Jonathan Aibel &
John Powell &
Jean-Claude Van Damme,
Lauren Tom &
Executive Production by
Guillermo del Toro
Box Office - 05/24/2011
"A fun and surprisingly affecting little adventure, KUNG FU PANDA 2 ranks among the best films DreamWorks has ever done..."
Los Angeles Times - 05/26/2011
"The look itself is a visual mash-up that evokes a nostalgia for both fairy tales and kung-fu fighting."
Wall Street Journal - 05/27/2011
"[C]onsistently entertaining....Hardly a scene goes by that isn't visually striking or kinetically thrilling, and all of it enhanced by 3-D."
Chicago Sun-Times - 05/25/2011
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he animation is elegant, the story is much more involving than in the original, and there's boundless energy."
Movieline - 05/26/2011
"[S]cenic, inventively playful, and successfully serious when it wants to be
Entertainment Weekly - 06/03/2011
"[A] more-than-worthy sequel. You'll taste, and savor, the victory through an irresistible gush of 'healing' tears." -- Grade: B+
Total Film - 06/01/2011
4 stars out of 5 -- "PANDA 2 retains the charm of the original while offering a more complex story on a much grander scale."
Sight and Sound - 08/01/2011
"[The direction] is superb, from a battle scene in a collapsing tower to a rickshaw race which resists the temptation to become simply a 3D rollercoaster ride."
Po, Tigress, and all the other fiercely feral fighters of KUNG FU PANDA return for this sequel to the Annie-award winning action/comedy. KUNG FU PANDA: THE KABOOM OF DOOM features the voices of Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, and a number of other talents from the original film.