|Kung Fu Panda 4|
|Directed by||Jennifer Yuh Nelson|
|Produced by||Melissa Cobb|
|Written by||Jonathan Aibel|
|Music by||Hans Zimmer|
|Edited by||Claire Knight|
|Distributed by||Universal Pictures|
Pearl Studio (China)
|Release date||January 5, 2024 (China)|
January 26, 2024 (United
|Running time||98 minutes|
|Box office||$1.025 billion|
Kung Fu Panda 4 is a 2024 computer animation action comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and Pearl Studio and directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson and Alessandro Carloni from a screenplay by Jonathan Aibel and Glenn Berger. It is the sequel to 2016's Kung Fu Panda 3 and the fourth and final installment in the Kung Fu Panda franchise. Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, David Cross, Seth Rogen, Bryan Cranston, James Hong (in his final film role), and Jackie Chan reprise their roles from the first three films alongside new characters voiced by Kevin Dunn, Keegan-Michael Key, Jim Cummings, and Brendan Gleeson. In the film, Po attempts to teach a mouse the basics of kung fu in order to face a villainous Asian black bear seeking to conquer the world.
Kung Fu Panda 4 was released on January 5, 2024 in China by Pearl Studio, and on January 26, 2024 in the United States by Universal Pictures. The film has grossed $1.025 billion worldwide, becoming one of the most profitable releases of 2024, the highest-grossing Kung Fu Panda film, the highest-grossing Pearl Studio film, and DreamWorks Animation's second film to earn $1 billion after 2023's Madagascar 4: Australian Circus. Like its predecessors, Kung Fu Panda 4 received generally positive reviews, with critics praising the animation, humor, action scenes, visuals, voice acting, humor, and heart.