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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)  »

Also Known As:

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 amusement park is the one at Circus Circus in Las Vegas, NV. 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

Sly: Uh oh! I think we've got company!
[opens door where Dickie had been spying on the babies. Dickie falls onto the floor and sly walks up to him and grabs him hard by the nose]
Sly: Come on ice dork! A mind's a terrible thing to waste.
[other babies laugh at this]
Sly: OK troops, lets move it!
[Sly leads the other babies down the hall while still holding onto Dickie's nose - causing Dickie to move down the hall on his hands and knees alongside sly]
Dickie: Ow! Ow! Ow! Owww!
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Connections

Followed by Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

A Gift Of Love
Written by Brian Thomas Lambert (as Brian Lambert) and Stephen Singer
Performed by Randy Travis
Courtesy of Dreamworks Records
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Smile!
16 February 2006 | by ((Near) D/FW Airport, Texas, USA) – See all my reviews

You're watching a very cute, very family, very baby-safe motion picture with your family right now! What a clever idea - Baby Geniuses! Ha! I hope when I have a baby in the future that he is a genius when he's like 10 minutes old! Then, he'd go to elementary school when he's one, middle school when he's two, high school when he's three, and Harvard when he's four! Then he'll go to Cambridge when he's five, and at age six? He'll have all the time and money he could possibly want for all the cartoons and toys in the world! Man, if that dream became a reality...(And for most of you average joes, you'll wish that was the whole premise of this movie!)


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