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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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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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An adventure for anyone that ever wore diapers.


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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

First non-Disney animated movie to gross over $100 million USD at the box office. See more »

Goofs

At the end the movie, when the parents find them, we see the cars' headlights shine light on the babies' backs; they turn around, but the lights are coming from the wrong direction (when they see Stu and Spike under the bridge, the babies are facing the ranger station, where the cars pull up to, indicating the light should have been in their faces, not at their backs). 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

After the credits there is an additional scene of the goat bucking the Reptar wagon down the street with Grandpa Lou inside napping. Edmund (Suzie's older brother) comes out of his house and waves as he watches them go down the street. After the scene ends, the Klasky Csupo logo and the Paramount logo are shown. The Klasky Csupo logo shown is different from the logo shown in the seasons leading up to the movie. See more »

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Followed by Rugrats: Still Babies After All These Years (2001) 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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Has Fun Moments But Is Too LOUD!!!
9 May 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a loud movie which was fun for about 40 minutes but then it just gets to be too much, too abrasive with the yelling. Do they think kids are hard-of-hearing? Are they trying to make kids deaf?

Whatever. . I guess this is geared a lot more for young kids who are used to the TV blasting away at them. For me, that loudness is okay for awhile, but it gets tiresome. In fact, the simple storyline in here goes on for too long, too. This is an 81- minute film, which is not long, but would have been far better at no m ore than 70 minutes. An hour would have been just right.

Still, on the plus side, there are plenty of interesting scenes, the colors are bright and visually attractive, the sound is very good and there are some decent subtleties as well as slapstick humor. There are things in here adults would enjoy.


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