One of the most successful franchises in animated film is Shrek, which has in its collection four films and a spin-off, and although the last ones weren’t the best, it is a fact that they achieved a success at the box office. For that reason, it was announced years ago that Shrek 5 It was on its way, but why hasn’t it been released?
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After so long, why hasn’t it come Shrek 5 to cinemas?
In 2014, Dreamworks announced that Shrek 5 it was going to be a reality and it would bring back the original voice cast. In fact, Eddie Murphy, who played Burro, once said that he read the script for the fifth film and said it was very good. However, an official release date was never confirmed, although it was estimated that it would arrive for the year 2019 or 2020, something that obviously never happened.
It is said that the main reason why Shrek 5 It has not been released because DreamWorks has prioritized other projects before this one. For instance, How to Train Your Dragon, The Croods or A baby in diapers, productions which have already been able to release their sequels before others.
What do we know about the next movie of Shrek?
Although no details have been revealed, the latest rumored release date is the September 30, 2022 and that also Tom holland could join the cast of the tape.
A film that will feature the script by Michael McCullers, so it will be a different story that Eddie Murphy had access to.
“The challenge for us has been to find something that really feels like it’s not just another movie in a series of sequels.”mentioned Michael McCullers, confirmed screenwriter for the fifth installment.
But of something we are sure and that is Shrek 5 It will also be a great success at the box office, as many fans are waiting for its arrival. If you are one of them, remember that you can enjoy Shrek and Shrek 2, the best of the franchise, through Clear video, taking advantage of that with your Telcel Max Unlimited Plan 3000 or higher You have full access to the catalog of movies and series, with the connectivity of #TelcelLaMejorRed with the highest Coverage and Speed.
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Shrek 5 it will have to be wonderful to outperform its predecessors. In the meantime tell us, would you like to see Shrek, Donkey, Fiona and Puss in Boots again on the big screen?
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