Everything old is new again in Shrek Forever After
, a highly enjoyable fourth outing that skillfully recaptures that old familiar magic by reintroducing our favorite characters as we’ve never seen them before. Essentially “How Shrek Got His Roar Back,” the visually dazzling final chapter in the saga of the lovable green ogre ends on a definite high note thanks to some gut-busting gags, inspired musical moments, and a clever screenplay that appeals to grown-ups and youngsters alike by touching on some mature themes while never neglecting its storybook roots.
Rumpelstiltskin (Walt Dohrn) is furious. His plan to take over Far Far Away was foiled when Sh...