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Spice World (1997)

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World famous pop group The Spice Girls zip around London in their luxurious double decker tour bus having various adventures and performing for their fans.

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Ginger Spice (as Geraldine Halliwell)
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Posh Spice (as Victoria Adams)
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Storyline

Climb aboard the double decker Spice Bus and get ready for a madcap musical adventure with the sexy phenomenons of pop - the Spice Girls. An encounter with extra-terrestrials, a night in a haunted castle, and a moment of truth in a maternity ward are just a few of the escapades the endeavored upon as the Girls gear up for their first live concert at London's Royal Albert Hall. Written by Anonymous

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They Don't Just Sing! See more »

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Comedy | Family | Music

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some vulgarity, brief nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

23 January 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Spice Girls  »

Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$4,200,000 (Non-US) (26 December 1997)

Gross:

$29,247,405 (USA) (17 April 1998)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Among the many in-jokes (which may become obscured by the mists of time) is Dennis saying, when asked to fix the toilets, that he'd do anything for the girls, "but I won't do that!" - a reference to Meat Loaf's single, "I Would Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)". See more »

Goofs

Reflected in Clifford's glasses when talking to Greydon about the movie for the first time. See more »

Quotes

[the Spice Girls have all just stormed out after a huge row about an incident where they ran off with two competition winners and several of them fall into the River Thames]
Clifford: So what do you think? No I don't want to hear what you think?
[pauses]
Clifford: What do you think?
Deborah: I think you have definitely, definitely lost
Clifford: I think I may have just started the breakup of The Spice Girls
Clifford: [as Deborah stalks off] AAAAAAGGGGHHHHHHH!
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Crazy Credits

As credits roll, principal actors mill around, talking 'off-character' - eg Alan Cumming complains about chestwig, Richard E Grant talks into mobile phone, saying role requires him to talk into mobile phone, Alan Cumming is referred to as 'Alan', not Piers, etc. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Dancing with the Stars: 2012 Semi-Final (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Lady Is A Vamp
Written by Spice Girls (as The Spice Girls), Andy Watkins and Paul Wilson
Performed by Spice Girls (as The Spice Girls)
Produced by Absolute (Andy Watkins/Paul Wilson)
Courtesy of Virgin Records Ltd.
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Its a fun movie - no brains required
1 September 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I've read comments about this movie being awful - and OK so its not something you have to use your brains for, but its FUNNY! These are the greatest pop legends of the 90's, Girl Power shook the world and so of course they were gonna exploit it for all their worth, but the thing that makes this pop band movie so much better than any other are the cameos, the list is endless.

Its got more start turns than an Austin Powers movie, and thats saying something, and great thing is everyone has a sense of humour about their own position, even the girls themselves.

I grew up with the Spice Girls and was a major fan - I'm 19 now but watching it now i find it even funnier - cos now i understand the jokes that flew over my head 8 years ago, and i know exactly who all these brilliant actors and musicians who make their cameos.

It has great lines, a great and beautiful cast and shows the lives of the spice girls at their most normal and bizarre at the height of their fame, for the young girls the world over who loved the spice girls this is a great film to bring back the memories of almost 10 years ago.

A must for fans - avoid if you had no love for these girls


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