Ice Age: The Meltdown

2006 American animated film directed by Carlos Saldanha

Ice Age: The Meltdown (also called Ice Age 2: The Meltdown or simply known as Ice Age 2) is an American 2006 animated comedy drama epic movie and is the second film in the Ice Age series. It was produced by Lori Forte and Chris Wedge. It was directed by Carlos Saldanha.

Ice Age: The Meltdown
Directed byCarlos Saldanha
Written byPeter Gaulke
Gerry Swallow
Produced byLori Forte
Chris Wedge (Executive Producer)
Chris Meledandri (Executive Producer)
Steven Spielberg (Executive Producer)
StarringRay Romano
John Leguizamo
Denis Leary
Queen Latifah
Jay Leno
Seann William Scott
Josh Peck
Will Arnett
Edited byHarry Hitner
Music byJohn Powell
Distributed by20th Century Fox
Release date
March 31, 2006
Running time
91 min.
CountryUnited States
Budget$80 million
Box office$651,899,282

The movie was released on March 31, 2006. Despite receiving mixed reviews from film critics, the film was positively welcomed from audience who praised its animation, humor, characters, emotional weight, soundtrack, action scenes, character development, and the visuals.

This movie is the first sequel to the 2002 movie, Ice Age. The other four sequels to the film are Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009), Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), Ice Age: Collision Course (2016), and The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild (2022).[1][2] The first sequel to this movie was even more positively welcomed from audience who often calls it the best Ice Age movie, the second one is called good, but not like the previous films while the fifth is hated by both film critics and audience.

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The characters are all prehistoric animals. Unlike real life, the animals can talk and understand each other.

References change

  1. Pamela McClintock (December 20, 2013). "Ice Age: Collision Course to Hit Theaters Summer 2016". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved December 12, 2014.
  2. Gleiberman, Owen (June 18, 2016). "Film Review: Ice Age: Collision Course". Variety. Retrieved November 12, 2016.

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