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Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves! (1997)

Wayne Szalinzki, a wacky, absent-minded inventor, is back again but only this time he decides to use his infamous shrink machine just one more time. His wife Diane asks him to get rid of ... See full summary »

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Wayne Szalinzki, a wacky, absent-minded inventor, is back again but only this time he decides to use his infamous shrink machine just one more time. His wife Diane asks him to get rid of the "Tiki Man" a large tiki sculpture. Wayne refuses to get rid of it so he decides to restart the shrink ray and reduces the Tiki Man to pocket-size. However, after Wayne shrinks the Tiki Man the machine is accidentally activated and Wayne ends up shrinking himself and his brother Gordon. Meanwhile, when Gordon's wife Patty and Diane were going on a vacation they went back to the house when Patty suddenly realizes she forgot Mitch's medicine for his potassium deficiency. When they were about to leave, they decide to sneak into the attic and surprise the men, but the shrink ray is activated once again, and the ladies are shrunk as well. So the team must be very brave of disgusting household insects the size of dinosaurs and more in their biggest adventure to get their children's attention. Written by Anthony Pereyra <hypersonic91@yahoo.com>

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Rated PG for mild language | See all certifications »

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18 March 1997 (USA)  »

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(at around 15 mins) When Wayne and Gordon first uncover the shrinking machine, the opening chime from the theme tune of Back to the Future (1985) can be heard. This film's director Dean Cundey was the director of photography of Back to the Future (1985), Back to the Future Part II (1989) and Back to the Future Part III (1990) See more »

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(at around 32 mins) When the parents are in the toy car riding on the track there is a scene where a bulldozer is about to wipe them out but in several shots the car has yet to cross in front of the bulldozer yet between those scenes the car has already passed the dozer. See more »

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Diane Szalinski: [on the phone] I'm so excited, Patty. I've been looking at the La Costa brochure every day for two months.
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During the opening credits, the Walt Disney Home Video logo appears. As soon as its finished, the studio credit that appears onscreen reads, "Walt Disney Pictures presents", despite the logo not appearing. See more »

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Follows Honey I Blew Up the Kid (1992) See more »

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Never Again
Written by Rob Nicholson
Performed by Suffer
Courtesy of Ultrafly Records USA
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This is not the worst sequel I have seen, but it was sadly pretty awful.
27 September 2010 | by See all my reviews

I liked Honey I Shrunk the Kids, Honey I Blew Up the Kid and the Disneyland 3D attraction Honey I Shrunk the Audience, but I didn't like this film. And part of the reason why is because I found it unnecessary pretty much. I wanted to like it, but I found too many problems in order to enjoy it. That said it is not the worst sequel ever like Home Alone 4 or Superbabies:Baby Geniuses 2, and Rick Moranis does at least try hard to still maintain the likable character he created in the other movies. But really, it is strictly direct-to-DVD, and regrettably it isn't good really...at all. The problems primarily lie in the predictable story, the leaden direction, the repetitive gags and the awful script, while the rushed camera work, lacking acting(with exception of Moranis) and forgettable soundtrack don't help matters either. In conclusion, for me this was disappointing and not recommended. 2/10 Bethany Cox


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