Curious George 2 Review and Giveaway


I’m not sure who was more excited about getting this DVD in the mail, me or Bryan.  I loved the first Curious George and the music from it.  But Bryan LOVES George.  We have this one large board book of Curious George and its one of a very few in our house that without actual abuse is about to fall apart just from being so loved.  (Note, this is NOT because we don’t read but because we have soooo many books that it takes a really special book to be used that much.)
As soon as I opened it, Bryan yelled, “My monkey,” and stole it from me.  Of course then there was an issue with the DVD player and I thought he was going to have a break down until we started the movie.  He was so stinkin’ cute watching it too and would get mad at the scenes without George in them.  The very first thing the next morning he was asking to watch “Monkey George” again.
And as much as I missed my Jack Johnson music, it was still a super cute movie and we’ll be watching it many more times for sure.  The older boys (6 and 7) got just as into it as Bryan.  So it truly is a great family movie!!
And to make the DVD even sweeter, the extra features include two bonus episodes of the TV show.

Synopsis:
The world’s most beloved and inquisitive monkey is back in Curious George 2:
Follow That Monkey, the fun-filled sequel to the hit animated movie. Join
Curious George and The Man with the Yellow Hat as they set out on a madcap
cross-country adventure to reunite Kayla, a homesick elephant, with her family.
This unlikely trio faces all types of comic calamities and colorful characters
and in the end learn that with family, friends and determination you can achieve
anything. Featuring the voices of Tim Curry, Matt Lauer, Jamie Kennedy and Jerry
Lewis

Trailer:

Buy It! Find this and other Curious George DVD’s online (here) or at retailers nationwide.
Win It: Thanks to Universal Home Entertainment you can win a copy of Curious George 2 on DVD!!

Giveaway Rules

Required Entry: Share your favorite Curious George story (ie, in our house is Curious George and the Puppies) or memory.

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Contest ends 3-24-10

US Residents Only!

Please be sure that I have a way to contact you either with a email available on your blogger account or leave your email in your comment. If I can not contact you via email, or you do not respond with in approx. 48 hours to my email, I have to pick a new winner. And I really hate doing that!



Disclaimer: I did receive a free copy of the DVD for review purposes but all feedback is my HONEST personal opinion.

Comments

  1. I think the book was called Curious George goes to the Doctor…it’s been a long time!
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  4. royaldixie says:

    My son loves George George a lot!! Thanks

  5. royaldixie says:

    Follower on GFC

  6. royaldixie says:

    Fan of yours on FB

  7. royaldixie says:

    Fan of Curious George on FB. Maggie Smith

  8. How do you pick a favorite…CG is hilarious! My son loves them all.
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  9. I’m a FB fan of yours.
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  10. I”m a FB fan of Curious George.
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  11. I follow on Twitter.
    Just notice I was supposed to leave user names. They will show as Frugal Reality or Pinch That Penny.

  12. Busy Working Mama says:

    My daughter loves George and the kite
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  13. Busy Working Mama says:

    blog follower
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  14. Busy Working Mama says:

    email subscriber
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  15. Busy Working Mama says:

    @BusyWorkingMama is following you on twitter
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  16. Our favorites are the one where he makes Pancakes, and Curious George Visits the Candy Factory.

  17. madwoman-doing-cartwheels says:

    My quick Curious George memory was a few years back we were finishing potty training our son and he was hooked on a CG book (carried it everywhere). He went to go potty carrying it under his arm and didn’t know where to lay it so dropped it in the toilet. Climbed up on the toilet and went. We had to scramble to replace the book as he was in tears.

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  18. madwoman-doing-cartwheels says:

    Follower (publicly) GFC/Ally

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  19. madwoman-doing-cartwheels says:

    Entered Kroger GC giveaway

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  20. madwoman-doing-cartwheels says:

    Entered Pampers giveaway

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  21. madwoman-doing-cartwheels says:

    Email subscriber

    1

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  22. madwoman-doing-cartwheels says:

    Email subscriber

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  23. madwoman-doing-cartwheels says:

    Your Facebook Fan/rose manning

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  24. madwoman-doing-cartwheels says:

    Curious George’s FB Fan/rose manning

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  25. madwoman-doing-cartwheels says:

    Follow your Tweets

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    Follow you on Networked Blogs/rose manning

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  27. "Miss" Anita says:

    It’s hard to pick just one favorite Curious George story, but I really like the one where he helps “deliver” newspapers. 🙂
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  28. "Miss" Anita says:

    I follow you via Google Friend Connect.
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  29. "Miss" Anita says:

    I follow you on Twitter (@HSBSuzanne).
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  30. "Miss" Anita says:

    I tweeted about this for 3/11…

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  31. Theresa N. says:

    Curious George and the Circus, he does have lots of adventures.
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  32. I follow with google friend connect!

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  33. I follow on twitter!
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  34. #2 I subscribe by email
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  35. I follow you on Networked Blogs (Rachel Honsvick DeMille)
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  36. Our favorite Curious George story is Curious George goes to the zoo. It blows my daughter’s mind that a monkey would visit the zoo. LOL

  37. I follow on Google Friends Connect.

  38. I am a verified email subscriber.

  39. I follow on Networked Blogs.

  40. I am a fan on Facebook (Cheryl Wilson)

  41. I follow on twitter @HeartnSoulmom

  42. Tracysweetangl says:

    I remember Curious George when I was little! The kids love him too!

  43. Tracysweetangl says:

    follow on google friend connect

  44. The Worthy's says:

    We Haven’t read a lot of the Curious George books but one of our favorites is Makes Pancakes, Goes to the Hospital…But best of all the movie!!

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  45. The Worthy's says:

    Subcriber #1

  46. The Worthy's says:

    Subscriber #2

  47. The Worthy's says:

    I tweeted about this giveaway!!

  48. koopermom says:

    Our favorite story is the Christmas one, where he decorates the tree at the hospital!

  49. We love Curious George and the Donut Delivery.

  50. We enjoy the episode when Curious George keeps getting sprayed by the skunk. 🙂

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  51. "Miss" Anita says:

    entry 3 of 3
    I blogged about this…

    http://anitamartin.wordpress.com/2010/03/18/thirsty-thursday/

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  52. "Miss" Anita says:

    I’m subscribed by email (entry 2 of 2)
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  53. In our house we haven’t had any curious george books or dvds ! bargainfun 1 at yahoo

  54. I follow on google friend
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  55. Carolsue says:

    I remember this was the very first book my daughter owned! We read it many times at bedtime.
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  56. Carolsue says:

    I am a Friend/Fan of yours on Facebook
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  57. Carolsue says:

    I subscribe to your blog’s newsletter by e-mail #1
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  58. "Miss" Anita says:

    I tweeted about this for 3/24…

    http://twitter.com/HSBSuzanne/status/10987040627

    thanks!
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  59. We have an old Curious George book about George and winter. It’s a great one, our favorite.

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