The myopic millionaire defeats jewel smugglers in his usual bumbling manner.

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Luanne
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Agent Chuck Stupak
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Agent Gus Anders
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Stacey Sampanahoditra
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Ortega Peru
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Schmitt
Art Irizawa ...
Gosha
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Hebzinski
Terence Kelly ...
McManus
Rick Burgess ...
Molinaro
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Javier
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Storyline

Mr.Magoo is an eccentric millionaire with very bad eyesight who refuses to use eyeglasses and therefore always gets into trouble. During the museum robbery he accidentally gets a priceless gem called the Star of Kurdistan, and begins to trace the way for the arch-criminals whose idea was to steal the gem - Austin Cloquet and Ortega "The Piranha" Peru, while two federal agents Stupak and Anders lead the manhunt for Mr.Magoo himself. Written by Anonymous

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Mr. Magoo is going undercover, but he doesn't have a clue. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild language and action sequences | See all certifications »

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25 December 1997 (USA)  »

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Bay sesibes  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,233,631 (USA) (26 December 1997)

Gross:

$21,382,456 (USA) (10 April 1998)
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Trivia

Contrary to popular belief, Mr. Magoo is severely nearsighted, not blind. See more »

Goofs

When the agents catch Luanne at the end, a cop takes a photo of the arrest. A little bit later, the photo displayed on the book is a different one. See more »

Quotes

Agent Chuck Stupak: [Discussing a jewel thief] No one has ever been able to finger her.
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Crazy Credits

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Connections

References Ban jin ba liang (1976) See more »

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Gentuza
Written by Steven John
Courtesy of Zomba Music Services
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Worth a Look
8 November 2002 | by (San Francisco, California) – See all my reviews

The movie "Mr. Magoo" is an adaptation of the popular cartoon. For what it's worth, it does a good job of presenting itself as a live-action cartoon. Leslie Nielsen has made a career of acting in screwball comedy. He seems to fit his role well as the famously weak-eyed character. In this day and age of political correctness, making a movie such as this was bound to raise a few hackles. The little disclaimer run by Disney about the blind should give you an idea what the PC movement has done to movies today. The point of the cartoon was not to put down the blind at all. So forget what others say, and look this "Magoo" over!


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