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Ri¢hie Ri¢h's Christmas Wish (1998)

After getting blamed for spoiling Christmas, the richest kid in the world wishes he'd never been born. Unfortunately, a wishing machine, invented by professor Keenbean, picked up the wish ... See full summary »

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After getting blamed for spoiling Christmas, the richest kid in the world wishes he'd never been born. Unfortunately, a wishing machine, invented by professor Keenbean, picked up the wish and made it come true. Now Richie finds himself in a parallel world where his only hope is to find professor Keenbean and the wishing machine so he can wish things back to normal. Written by Peter Huiskes <huiskes@westbrabant.net>

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Trivia

Martin Mull and 'Leslie Ann Warren' had previously worked together in the movie Clue (1985) as Colonel Mustard and Miss Scarlett, respectively. See more »

Goofs

During the bank scene, Richie hops over a divider, knocking a statue down. In the next scene when the officers follow, the statue is back up. See more »

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Sergeant Mooney: I would never work for someone who would cancel Christmas!
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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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Coffin of Nails
Performed by Paul Gordon
Produced by Paul Gordon
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Published by Kukunia Music
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Spoiled brat ruins Christmas for Richie
28 February 2002 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

After being sabotaged on his yearly Christmas run to the orphans home, Richie Rich begins feeling sorry for himself and wishes he was never born. What happens is a total surprise to the boy and leads to situation much worse than the one he was so upset over. Some of the acting was extremely bad as was much of the tale; so silly it was pretty much for kids only. The one truly bright spot was the beastly little Reggie Rich, a little snot I would take pleasure in permanently maiming.


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