"I will try to express myself in some mode of life or art as freely as I can and as wholly as I can, using for my defense the only arms I allow myself to use -- silence, exile, and cunning." -- James Joyce
Well, I saw Shrek 2. Now, I am a big fan of the first Shrek. But as for two -- let's just say that every work of art has a central theme, and the theme of this one was, "We made a whole heap of money on Shrek, so we'd better make some more while we can."