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Baby Geniuses (1999)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Family  |  12 March 1999 (USA)
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Scientist hold talking, super-intelligent babies captive, but things take a turn for the worse when a mix-up occurs between a baby genius and its twin.

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Cast

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Elena
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Heep
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Robin
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Dan
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Lenny
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Margo
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Dickie
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Leo Fitzgerald ...
Sly / Whit
Myles Fitzgerald ...
Sly / Whit
Gerry Fitzgerald ...
Sly / Whit
Connor Leggett ...
Basil
Griffin Leggett ...
Basil
Megan Robbins ...
Carrie
Gabrielle Robbins ...
Carrie
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Storyline

Dr. Elena Kinder and Dr. Heap work for BABYCO, the world's leading manufacturer in baby products. What the public doesn't know, however, is that Dr. Kinder and Dr. Heap are secretly working on cracking the code to "baby talk" which is actually a highly sophisticated language which allows babies to communicate the knowledge of the secrets of the universe with which they are born. Problems arise when Sly, the smartest of the babies, escapes from the lab and unites the babies of the outside world to help free the babies trapped in the lab. Kinder and Heap must find Sly before it is too late. Written by Anonymous

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Think innocent. Think helpless. Think again. Naps are history.

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Comedy | Crime | Family | Sci-Fi

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Rated PG for some rude behavior and dialogue | See all certifications »

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12 March 1999 (USA)  »

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Baby Talking  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,613,587 (USA) (12 March 1999)

Gross:

ESP 248,892,775 (Spain) (13 July 2001)
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Trivia

The combination for Sly's alarm system at the beginning of the film is "1673." See more »

Goofs

Sly declares his "disguise sucks" and discards the hat, coat, scarf and cigar, then climbs into the baby carriage. Later, when he leaves the carriage, the baby girl has his cigar and scarf. See more »

Quotes

Robin: [seeing Dickie's new look] You look like Mt. Pepto Bismol erupted.
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Soundtracks

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Written by Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb and Maurice Gibb
Performed by The Bee Gees
Courtesy of PolyGram International Music B.V.
By Arrangement with PolyGram Film & TV Music
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Defintely not WORST
29 February 2004 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

I was shocked to see that it wass listed as so, We are very fond of it and the kids have a ball watching it. What is wrong with not being all blood or about car chases.Come on people, there is more to movies the special effects.Many should rewatch the movie and see the charm it truly holds.

Any more movies are all about violence, while this has some of what could be termed mild violence, on the whole it is a film the whole family can enjoy. It is a movie that we will watch over and over. While I wouldnt reccomend making a sequel to it. I would reccomend to my friends and family to watch it. The idea that it is somethign that COULD really happen as far as babies being raised and studied, not the being so intelligent part. You just never know. Give it a chance it doesnt derserve to be on the WORST list.


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