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Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue (1990)

Many different cartoon stars like Bugs Bunny, the Muppet Babies and Garfield join forces to convince a boy that drugs aren't cool.
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Cast

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Alvin / Simon (voice) (as Ross Bagdasarian)
Jeff Bergman ...
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Michelangelo / Dad (voice)
Wayne Collins ...
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The Dealer (voice)
Danny Goldman ...
Brainy Smurf (voice)
Georgi Irene ...
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Theodore (voice)
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Michael (voice)
Don Messick ...
Papa Smurf (voice)
Lorenzo Music ...
Garfield (voice)
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Baby Piggy / Mom (voice)
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Corey (voice)
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Storyline

Many different cartoon stars like Bugs Bunny, the Muppet Babies and Garfield join forces to convince Michael, a teenage boy that drugs aren't cool. His sister, Corey, is worried about him because he's started acting differently than he used to. Many of her cartoon tie-in toys come to life, to help find her stolen piggy bank, ending up in the boy's room, finding Michael's stash of drugs, and also finding out that Michael was the one who stole Corey's money to buy marijuana! The various cartoon characters then proceed to band together, and take Michael on a fantasy journey to teach him the risks a life of drug-use can bring. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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21 April 1990 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Astros do Desenho Animado Contra as Drogas  »

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Trivia

Michelangelo is the only character in this special that doesn't appear on the Poster/VHS Cover. See more »

Quotes

Gordon 'ALF' Shumway: That kid's got a one-way ticket to Nowheresville.
Theodore: Simon suspects drugs.
Pooh: Oh, my!
Slimer: Ooh! That's bad moves!
Alvin: Michael needs our help!
Slimer: Then let's help him!
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References A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

Wonderful Ways to Say No
Lyrics by Howard Ashman
Music by Alan Menken
Produced by Steve Tyrell
Singing Direction Janis Liebhart
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Hilarious anti-drug movie ftw
2 November 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

When I was in seventh grade, our health teacher made us watch this movie. He prefaced it with a Serious Business Discussion about drugs, and then somehow managed to show us this with a straight face. Yes, it's THAT ridiculous . . . people were laughing hysterically throughout the whole movie and several people commented that if being high meant you got to meet the Smurfs, they wanted to get high.

The teacher refused to comment on whether or not he intended this movie to seriously affect us.

We were all born in the same year this movie was made, but I for one had seen all the cartoons with characters in the movie except The Smurfs, so it's not really true that you can't like it if you weren't young in the late eighties/ early nineties.

The only thing that could possibly have made this movie better is if the Care Bears were in it.


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