Kung Fu Panda 3 is a 2016 action comedy film produced under the banner of 20th Century Fox. It is the third instalment in the Kung Fu Panda Franchise and the sequel of Kung Fu panda 2.the film was directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson and Alessandro Carloni. Jonathan Aibel and Glen Bereger are the screenwriter of Kung Fu Panda 3. The film was dedicated to Nancy Bernstein, who died from colorectal cancer at the age of 55. Nancy was the Head of Production at Dream Works Animation.
After the events of the second film, Shifu relinquishes from his duties at Jade Palace. Po has more responsibilities than before and he reunites with his biological father. The news arrived that General Kaii has returned from the realm and making an army against Po. Po found out about the secret village of Pandas and learns the technique of Chi, which can defeat Kai. Po re-joins his forces with Tigress, Ping and all Pandas to make a stand against Kai and ending him for good.
The film got positive reviews from the critics. Kung Fu Panda 3 grossed about $521 million worldwide while the budget of the film was $145 million. It was the second highest grossing movie in the month of January behind American Sniper. The approval rating on IMDB is 7.1/10 and on Rotten Tomatoes is 87%. The film got many nominations in award function and won the award of Top Box Office Films on May 14, 2017 by ASCAP Award.
Production Company: DreamWorks Animation
Produced by: Melissa Cobb
Directed by: Jennifer Yuh Nelson and Alessandro Carloni
Running Time: 95 minutes
Release Date: January 23, 2016
Amazing facts about Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
The CEO of DreamWorks confirmed that there will be more Panda movies.
The character of Kai has green eyes referring to the Chinese legend about having green eyes meaning evil.
Angelina Jolie’s four kids do the extra voices of Pandas in Panda village.
All the three movies represent challenging villains. Tai Lung is force, Shen is mental and Kai is spiritual.
Kai’s name is originally Tian Sha which remains same in the Chinese dubbed version of the film.
Cast Members of Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
Jack Black as Po (Voice)
Dustin Hoffman as Shifu (Voice)
Angelina Jolie as Tigress (Voice)
Ian McShane as Tai Lung (Voice)
Jackie Chan as Monkey (Voice)
Seth Rogen as Mantis (Voice)
Lucy Liu as Viper (Voice)
David Cross as Crane (Voice)
Randall Dukkim as Oogway (Voice)
James Hong as Mr. Ping (Voice)
Bryan Cranston as Li (Voice)