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The Rugrats Movie (1998)

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Tommy, Angelica, Chuckie, Phil and Lil get lost while on vacation and must find their way home.

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Cast

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Tommy Pickles (voice) (as E.G. Daily)
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Chuckie Finster (voice)
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Didi Pickles / Minka (voice)
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Howard DeVille / Igor (voice)
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Woman Guest (voice)
Kevin McBride ...
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Aunt Miriam (voice)
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Charles 'Chaz' Finster, Sr. / Grandpa Boris / Drew Pickles (voice)
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Reptar Wagon (voice)
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Storyline

Tommy faces responsiblity when Dil, his new baby brother is born. As with all newborns, the child becomes a bane to Tommy and the rest of his gang. Even Phil and Lil don't like them. So they decide to return Dil to where he came from, the hospital. But they get lost along the way, REALLY lost, and get into even more trouble with a circus. Can they find their way home and can Tommy and Dil just get along? Written by Quentin R.

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lost | home | baby | hospital | spoiled brat | See more »

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An adventure for anyone that ever wore diapers.


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Release Date:

20 November 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Rugrats Movie  »

Box Office

Budget:

$28,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£1,971,685 (UK) (26 March 1999)

Gross:

£13,355,628 (UK) (20 August 1999)
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Trivia

One of the first nickelodeon movies released to DVD. See more »

Goofs

Near the end while Tommy is shouting at Dill. His voice is heard but Dill's mouth moves. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Chuckie Finster: This place gives me the juice bumps.
Phil: Maybe we should go back.
Lil: Very back!
Tommy Pickles: No! We can't go back now, you guys! Okey-Dokey Jones never goes back!
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Crazy Credits

During the opening credits, the show's opening sequence is shown in a small box above the credits which appear as subtitles. See more »

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Followed by Rugrats Go Wild (2003) See more »

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Wild Ride
Written by Kevin Krakower, Mario Caldato Jr, and Lisa Stone
Performed by Kevi from 1000 Clowns featuring Lisa Stone
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A disappointing feature-length adaptation of the enjoyable TV show.
2 December 1998 | by (Vernon, BC, Canada) – See all my reviews

Why do filmmakers find it necessary to try to turn cartoons into musicals? I found the many star-studded music numbers irritating, and a poor attempt to appear "cool" to the adult viewers. The entire plot element of the train-wrecked monkeys added nothing to the film, and seemed senseless. My 7 year old son enjoyed it except for the singing. The TV show is better.


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