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Frog and Wombat (1998)

 |  Mystery  |  1 June 1999 (USA)
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Alli and Jane had their neighborhood under control until their new principal moved in next door and changed everything.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Emily Lipoma ...
Jane 'Wombat' Walker
Katie Stuart ...
Allison 'Frog' Parker
Principal Larry Struble
Jessica Cushman ...
Sydney Parker
Altair Peterson ...
Alexandra Schmid ...
Briana Michaud ...
Nadine Porterfield ...
News Reporter
Carla-Maria Sorey ...
Secretary Deemo
Steve Johnson
Kristin Rudrüd ...
Mrs. Reverend Walker
Security Guard
Nick Scoggin ...
Reverend Walker
Holly Mason


From her bedroom window, Alli (code name "Frog") thinks that she has discovered the cover up of a serious crime. She is convinced that her new school principal has committed a murder, and she is going to prove it! When her best friend, Jane (code name "Wombat"), rejects this idea, a brazen Frog decides to set up surveillance, collect some evidence and break the case. Written by <>

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Growing up can be murder.







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1 June 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Detektiv Kids - Dem Direktor auf der Spur  »

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1.85 : 1
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Marisa Rickerson is the director's sister. Marisa was six months pregnant when she was working on the movie and her son was born during post-production. Newborn Cole Rickerson is listed as an assistant to the director in the final movie credits. Marisa Rickerson has a cameo; look for the pregnant schoolteacher in the administrator's office. See more »


Allison 'Frog' Parker: What about the refrigerator?
Francesca: Do you think she's in there?
Jane 'Wombat' Walker: What?
Allison 'Frog' Parker: She thinks she's in the refrigerator.
Jane 'Wombat' Walker: What? Is she insane?
Francesca: The ring could have fallen off when he was stuffing her in there.
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A great mystery film for kids
3 November 1999 | by (Cardiff, Wales) – See all my reviews

Frog And Wombat is a great mystery movie for kids about this young girl who belives her new next door neighbour is a murdurer and will go to any lengths to prove it including bringing reluctent friend in to help. This is a great film with great acting from the youngstars especially the talented Katie Stuart as Frog.

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