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D3: The Mighty Ducks (1996)

The unruly team of hockey misfits grows up a bit and receives scholarships to a prestigious prep school, where they take on the snotty varsity team.

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Fulton Reed (as Elden Ryan Ratliff)
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Storyline

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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4 October 1996 (USA)  »

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Campeões Imparáveis  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

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

The Eden Hall varsity team are played by the same actors who played The Hawks in the first movie. See more »

Goofs

When Charlie and Fulton are throwing up at the amusement park on their day of skipping school, the security guard tells them to "take it outside," but his mouth does not move. See more »

Quotes

Charlie Conway: [Gordon has set Charlie's alarm for 6AM] Go away.
Gordon Bombay: Can't do that. Come on.
[flips Charlie and his mattress over]
Gordon Bombay: Get dressed, Charlie.
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Connections

Follows D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Minuet #5 In E Major
Written by Luigi Boccherini
Courtesy of Zomba Music Services
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Quack!
13 June 2014 | by (Lincolnshire, UK) – See all my reviews

I've got a real soft spot for these movies; I adored the first movie when it was first released and although it's not that great now, all three films have a good deal of charm and the cast has genuine chemistry.

'D3' is just really enjoyable stuff. Emilio Estevez isn't around much (still billed first in the credits, though) and he is missed despite the original film's central relationship between him and the kids being repeated here with a new coach. But there's enough here that's new to the series (if not to cinema in general) to make this worthwhile once the weak opening is out of the way.

David Newman's score is genuinely good, making the hockey games rousing

  • as in 'D2', easily the highlight of the movie - and giving the movie


real momentum. It's no classic, but it's likable and engaging.


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