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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

Cast overview, first billed only:
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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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Aunt Miriam (voice)
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Charles 'Chaz' Finster, Sr. / Grandpa Boris / Drew Pickles (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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An adventure for anyone that ever wore diapers.


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Release Date:

20 November 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ipanat  »

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

Marked the first use of the infamous Klasky Csupo robot logo (the graffiti logo had been used more for Rugrats before then and, up until a certain point in the series, was still used) by Rugrats media and in the theatrical releases of Nick's movies. See more »

Goofs

When Chuckie breaks his glasses, they switch back from broken to fixed. 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

Aside from the Paramount Pictures logo animation and the Nickelodeon Movies logo animation, there are no opening credits after the title is shown. See more »

Connections

Spoofs The Fugitive (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

Take Me There
Written by Teddy Riley, Tamara Savage, Madeline Nelson, and Mason Betha, and Michael Foster
Performed by Blackstreet and Mya featuring Mase and Blink 182
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A fun-tastic enhancement of the TV cartoon series.
19 April 1999 | by (Suffolk, Virginia) – See all my reviews

This animated film feature of the RUGRATS is a thrill of an adventurous joyride for its fans, and has a cutest sense of humor more unique than some in this type (like the "poopie" jokes). The familiar artwork is breathtaking and fares far better than the recent DOUG in movie form. Angelica gets to steal the show like she always does, and sings a sample of Blondie's "One Way Or Another". Simply put, a great way for kids to escape the horrors of network television. As all that can be best explained, you know exactly what to predict here. The songs are nice, but they're nothing to brag about except for when the end credits scroll by.


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