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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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Richie Rich'$ Christmas Wish  »

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$6,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

David Gallegher and Jake Richardson also appeared in an episode of 7th Heaven David Gallegher as Simon Camden and Jake Richardson as Johnny (Dina's ex boyfriend ) 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 It's a Wonderful Life (1946) See more »

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Written by Kussa Mohchi & Shuki Levy
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A Far Superior Movie To The Original
1 January 2003 | by (Scotland) – See all my reviews

i watched this with the opinion that it would probably be a duff/naff sequel as most are but i was shocked at how much better this one is for two reasons (1) it`s more fun to watch and (2) Michelle Christine Trachtenberg (Buffy`s Sister) is in it a reason in it`s self to watch it even although she is a little younger in it than what she is in the tv show Buffy but she`s damn cute in this film.

if anyone liked the first one then they should watch this one because it`s much more entertaining than first time round with (Culkin) or what ever his name is who originally played Richie Rich.

this is one good family movie it appeals to the young and to the old and that now a days is hard to find in a movie usually it appeals to the young or the old but not both.

rating for this movie 8/10 a good movie for all the family one to watch if you`ve never seen it or one to watch AGAIN if you have :).


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