Kung Fu Panda

Julia October 8, 2012 0
Kung Fu Panda

Kung Fu Panda is a 2008 American computer-animated action comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. Interesting facts about Kung Fu Panda:

  1. Much of the film’s cast are members of presently endangered species: this includes the Giant Panda (Po), Red Panda (Shifu), South China Tiger (Tigress), Golden Langur (Monkey), Snow Leopard (Tai Lung), and Javan Rhinoceros (Vachir).
  2. The moment in the film where Po straps fireworks to a chair to see the tournament resembles a real Chinese legend about a minor official in the Ming dynasty, who did the same thing trying to fly to the moon.[63]
  3. According to director John Stevenson, all of the animal characters in Kung Fu Panda are vegetarian. There are no carnivores.[64]
  4. The film is DreamWorks first computer-animated film that isn’t a pop-culture comedy or spoof.
  5. Po debuted at the Thanksgiving Parade on CBS as a helium balloon in 2010.
  6. In December 2010, Po appeared on Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines along with some of the characters from Shrek and Madagascar.
  7. Baseball player Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants is nicknamed “Kung Fu Panda”.[67]
  8. A scene from the film was parodied in the 2008 video game Sonic Unleashed. In the game, there is an extra unlockable movie that features Sonic the Hedgehog and Chip in Chun-Nan fighting over one of Lin’s meat buns, similar to Po and Shifu’s sparring game over a dumpling.
  9. At one point in Lil Wayne’s song “Sweet Dreams”, the lyrics say, “I am the kung fu panda.”

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