Shrek the Third
- 1 hr 32 min
In the kingdom of Far, Far Away King Harold is dying and his daughter Fiona and her ogre husband Shrek are set to take the throne. Shrek does not want the job and Harold reveals that his nephew Arthur Pendragon could take the throne. Prince Charming, also vying for the position, rounds up fairy tale villains to help him in his quest to take the kingdom. Meanwhile, Shrek and his friends go to find Arthur and, before they leave, Fiona tells Shrek that she is pregnant. Now worrying about fatherhood as well, Shrek arrives at the boarding school to find the nerdy Artie who is scared at the prospect of becoming king. He takes over their ship but crashes it on an island where they encounter Artie's old teacher Merlin. Back at the castle the villains invade and Fiona, her mother and several other princesses are captured and imprisoned. Captain Hook tracks Shrek to the island and try to take him and kill his companions. Hook reveals the coup at the castle before Shrek and Artie defeat the villains. Merlin magically transports the group back to Far, Far Away. There they learn Charming wants revenge on Shrek and intends to kill him that night. When Shrek confronts him, Charming takes he and his friends Captive. Sure that Artie is the next king, Charming tries to kill him but Shrek talks him out of it and Artie flees. The princesses escape their prison and launch a rescue mission to save Shrek. Shrek's other friends find Artie and convince him to help them save Shrek. Charming is about to kill him when the princesses and Shrek's friends arrive and confront the villains. The villains retake control but Artie, in kingly fashion, shows up and teaches them the error of their ways. Charming is accidentally killed, Artie takes the throne and Fiona and Shrek abdicate and become parents.