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The Chipmunks compete with the Chipettes in a round the world race.

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David Seville / Alvin Seville / Simon Seville (voice) (as Ross Bagdasarian)
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Klaus Furschtien (voice) (as Anthony DeLongis)
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Storyline

Alvin has entered himself and Simon and Theodore in a hot-air balloon race around the world against the Chipettes to deliver diamonds for a group of diamond smugglers. The winners will collect a prize of $100,000. Kids and adults will enjoy this film made with musical numbers by the Chipmunks and the Chipettes. Written by Corey Semple <corey.semple@earthlink.com>

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Here's Alvin, Simon, and Theodore in their first feature film See more »


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22 May 1987 (USA)  »

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$6,804,312 (USA)
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Trivia

Production of the movie became too time consuming, and with the deadline for the completed project fast approaching, several scenes in the original script had to be re-written to make them simpler for the animators to animate (including the sacrificing scene), or cut from the script completely, thus resulting in a much shorter movie with fewer locations The Chipmunks and Chipettes actually visit. See more »

Goofs

When the Chipmunks are in their bedroom getting ready to call Dave, we see Simon reading a book. When he turns a page he turns it to the right as if he was reading the book backwards. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
David Seville: The taxi will be here any minute and I'm not even ready! Has anyone seen my tie?
Simon Seville: You're wearing it, Dave.
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Crazy Credits

Siri Dharma Galliano(as Siri D. Galliano) receives a credit as "Chipmunk Masseuse." See more »

Connections

Referenced in Alvin and the Chipmunks (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Wooly Bully
Written by Domingo Samudio
Performed by The Chipmunks
Produced by Ross Bagdasarian Jr. and Janice Karman
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Extraordinarilly delightful!
16 June 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

One of my absolute favorite childhood films. The Chipmunk adventure packs incredible fun geared for young and old alike. The animation is lively and colorful and the film itself boasts some of the best songs ever put in an animated feature. Who could forget the dynamic "Boys/Girls of Rock n' Roll", the exciting "Diamond Dolls", and the heartrending "My Mother"?

This should be considered a nostalgic classic animated gem from the eighties. It's too bad they don't make them like this anymore. Most animated films today resort to violence, crude humor, or sentimental mush... except of course the folks from Pixar.

BOTTOM LINE: An amazing and unforgettable adventure for all ages.


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