Description: Alex the lion loves living at the zoo. Everyone thinks he's the king of New York But his friend Marty the zebra in convinced that there is more to life. After Marty sets out to explore the wild, he, Alex and their friends, Gloria the hippo and Melman the giraffe, find themselves on a ship bound for Africa. But an accident shipwrecks the four on Madagascar and suddenly they have to learn how to survive on their own. Can they survive their wilder impulses and pull together? Or will nature take over?