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The Rugrats Movie (1998)

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Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil and newborn baby Dil get lost in the forest.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tommy Pickles (voice) (as E.G. Daily)
Chuckie Finster (voice)
Didi Pickles / Minka (voice)
Howard DeVille / Igor (voice)
Susie Carmichael (voice)
Woman Guest (voice)
Kevin McBride ...
Male Guest (voice)
Aunt Miriam (voice)
Stu Pickles (voice)
Reptar Wagon (voice)


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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Release Date:

20 November 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ipanat  »


Box Office


$24,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$27,321,470, 22 November 1998, Wide Release

Gross USA:


Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

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Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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First Nickelodeon Movie rated G. See more »


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


[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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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 »


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Yo Ho Ho and a Bottle of Yum!
by Mark Mothersbaugh
Performed by Elizabeth Daily (as E.G. Daily), Christine Cavanaugh and Kath Soucie
Produced by Mark Mothersbaugh and Bob Casale (as Robert Casale)
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A Cute Film
1 January 2005 | by See all my reviews

I remember seeing this movie when I was eleven years old in theaters. I saw it the opening weekend and then again two weeks later. I have always been a fan of the Rugrats ever since it started back in 1991 when I was four years old.

The plot of the movie evolves around the addition of Tommy's new baby brother Dil. The part when Tommy and Dil were alone in the woods together was so sad and cute. I also liked how there were many different parts occurring at the same time. Plus the songs on the movie were very catchy especially the one Angelica sang while looking for Cynthia.

Overall this movie was really good. However this movie led to the downfall of the "Rugrats". I give this movie 10/10 stars.

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