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Gumby: The Movie (1995)

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In this offshoot of the 1950s "claymation" cartoon series, the crazy Blockheads threaten to ruin Gumby's benefit concert by replacing the entire city of Clokeytown with robots.

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Gumby / Professor Kapp / Lucky Claybert / Fatbuckle / Nobuckle (voice) (as Charles Farrington)
Art Clokey ...
Pokey / Prickle / Gumbo (voice)
Gloria Clokey ...
Goo (voice)
Manny La Carruba ...
Thinbuckle (voice) (as Manny LaCarruba)
Alice Young ...
Ginger (voice)
Janet MacDuff ...
Gumba (voice)
Patti Morse ...
Tara (voice)
Bonnie Rudolph ...
Lowbelly / Farm Lady (voice)
David Ozzie Ahlers ...
Radio Announcer (voice) (as Ozzie Ahlers)
David Archer ...
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In this offshoot of the 1950s "claymation" cartoon series, the crazy Blockheads threaten to ruin Gumby's benefit concert by replacing the entire city of Clokeytown with robots. Written by Hiphats

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Finally, a hero we can call our own! See more »


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1 December 1995 (USA)  »

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$2,800,000 (estimated)

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$57,100 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Despite being a major box office bomb during original theatrical release, the film was soon rushed to home video and has managed to gain a cult following ever since among Gumby fans. See more »

Goofs

During "Take Me Away", when Gumby and Tara are dancing as blockheads follow them through a tunnel filled with Pokeys, you can clearly see a mirror in the background used to create the illusion. A camera can be seen on the right in a few frames as well. See more »

Quotes

Pokey: Your car is a real clunker. It won't start.
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Crazy Credits

Scenes from the 1980's Gumby cartoon series play over the end credits. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Sanctuary: Revelations, Part 1 (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

He Was Once
Lyrics and Music by Pete Kleinow
Vocals by Ann Clokey and Friends
Produced by Ruth Goodell (Clokey Productions)
Recorded at Audio Effects Co., Hollywood
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Hot 90's Rock Soundtrack??!!!
23 February 2007 | by See all my reviews

The music.

Did anyone notice the music? Like ZZTop amped-up with Eddie Van Halen and a little Randy Rhodes thrown in for good measure? The song when Gumby's band is playing al fresco has absolutely killer guitar, and I'm trying to track down the guitarist now. Would anyone have or info. or help me in my quest? I'm a guitarist myself and I'll be transcribing all the electric guitar from this movie.

Haven't the faintest what the plot is about, but my 3-year old son enjoyed it, and we love G+P anyway. I have ancient memories of it so I bought a couple DVDs for me and my son; we enjoy it.

But by God who is playing guitar? Also the song "Take Me Away" is in a classic power-rock romantic-anthem mode, and sung by the perfect female voice. The bridge is boring but everything else in the song is top-notch.

I found the producer's name, David Ozzie Ahlers, and he's associated with Jerry Garcia, but that's as far as I could get. I'm lousy at this kind of research. Could anyone help? And yes, I'm going to buy the DVD!


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