Puss in Boots is a 2011 American computer-animated comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It is directed by Chris Miller—who also directed Shrek the Third (2007)—and written by Tom Wheeler, from a story by Brian Lynch, Will Davies and Wheeler. It stars Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Zach Galifianakis, Billy Bob Thornton, Amy Sedaris and Constance Marie.
Puss in Boots – Trailer
Puss teams up with his friends, Humpty Dumpty and Kitty Softpaws, in order to defeat two criminals, Jack and Jill, and retrieve the magical beans that they possess.
Release date: 28 October 2011 (USA)
Director: Chris Miller
Box office: 555 million USD
Distributed by: Paramount Pictures
Story by: Charles Perrault, Tom Wheeler, William Davies, Brian Lynch, Giovanni Francesco Straparola
Nominations: Academy Award for Best Animated Feature Film
- Antonio Banderas as Puss in Boots, a cat fugitive from the law trying to restore his reputation as hero of San Ricardo.
- Salma Hayek as Kitty Softpaws, a street-savvy Tuxedo cat who is Puss’ female counterpart and love interest.
- Zach Galifianakis as Humpty Alexander Dumpty, the mastermind who intends to retrieve the Golden Eggs from the one-of-a-kind Goose.
- Billy Bob Thornton and Amy Sedaris as Jack and Jill respectively, a murderous outlaw married couple.
- Constance Marie as Imelda, Puss’ human adoptive mother
- Mike Mitchell as Andy “Jack” Beanstalk
- Guillermo del Toro as Commandante, the military leader of San Ricardo dispatched to capture Puss
- Chris Miller as Little Boy Blue, Friar Miller, Prison Guard, Manuel and Rafael