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Baby Geniuses (1999)

 -  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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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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Dickie
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Sly / Whit
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Sly / Whit
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Basil
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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 Geniuses  »

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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

Sly: Have you said "Dada" yet? They'll love that.
Carrie: Nah, that's stupid!
Sly: Say it... he'll go nuts! Then he'll call Mom, and they'll both go nuts.
Carrie: I've decided the first words I want to say will be The Gettysburg Address.
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Spoofs Rambo III (1988) See more »

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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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This Is Suppose To Be A Movie For Kids Not Adults.
18 March 2011 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

i rate it 8/10 because if you think of it as a child and watch it you'll love it. i used to have the DVD when i was a little baby.. i used to watch it each day, because its a movie for kids, not adults.. so you can rate it as an adult. but you also gotta think about the kids side. its a fantasy for kids. its something funny to grow up on.

its a great movie for kids, not that great for adults, but for kids its actually one of my favorite kids movie.. don't watch it. something called, if you got nothing nice to say, don't say anything at all! this movie was made for kids not adults, and the best idea is to buy it for your kids, not for you.


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