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D3: The Mighty Ducks (1996)

 -  Action | Comedy | Drama  -  4 October 1996 (USA)
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In the third episode of this series, the Ducks get scholarships to Eden Hall Academy, a high ranking prep school. But as freshmen, they will have to face the snob varsity team...

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In the third episode of this series, the Ducks get scholarships to Eden Hall Academy, a high ranking prep school. But as freshmen, they will have to face the snob varsity team... Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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No Fear. No Limits. No Brakes. Just Ducks.


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Rated PG for some hockey rough-housing and mild language | See all certifications »

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Campeões Imparáveis  »

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$6,170,358 (USA) (4 October 1996)

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$22,936,273 (USA) (31 January 1997)
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Trivia

Connie wears a Minnesota Moose jersey during the Ducks' first practice at the Eden Hall rink. The Minnesota Moose were a Minnesota ice hockey team in the International Hockey League from 1994 to 1996. See more »

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In the final game, towards the end of the second period, the scoreboard shows it being the third period. See more »

Quotes

Dwayne: Waiter I have too many forks... I only need one... Ya'll... It's just...
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References The Lone Ranger (1949) See more »

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Minuet #5 In E Major
Written by Luigi Boccherini
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This "Duck" drowns
18 June 2004 | by See all my reviews

D3:THE MIGHTY DUCKS is the follow-up to the original MIGHTY DUCKS, and its sequel, D2: THE MIGHTY DUCKS. Although it is not as good as the others, it is enjoyable at times, and has a very good storyline. It has all of Ducks attending college at Eden Hall University, where they are considered worthless scrubs. In order to prove themselves, they need to beat the Eden Hall varsity squad. The reason this movie is lacking is because Emilio Estevez, the standout star of the previous 2 movies, disappears 5 minutes into the movie, and does not even make another appearance until the end. Another reason is because some fan-favorites from the first two did not make it to the third, including the Hall brothers, Jesse and Terry, Peter, and Karp. Although the movie recieves a huge lift when Dean Portman returns to the squad and helps them win the game against the varsity team, it does not have the same feeling of a camaraderie as the first two. This could have been a great movie, if certain changes were made. It is still an enjoyable family movie.


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