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Dudley Do-Right (1999)

Inept Canadian mountie Dudley Do-Right chases after villian Snidely Whiplash and woos girlfriend Nell Fenwick.

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Storyline

Based on the 60's-era cartoon of the same name. Royal Canadian Mountie Dudley Do-right is busy keeping the peace in his small mountain town when his old rival, Snidely Whiplash, comes up with a plot to buy all the property in town, then start a phony gold rush by seeding the river with nuggets. Can this well-meaning (though completely incompetent) Mountie stop Whiplash's evil plan? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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From the creator of "George of the Jungle" comes a new kind of hero.

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Comedy | Family | Romance

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Rated PG for mild comic action violence, and for brief language and innuendo | See all certifications »
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27 August 1999 (USA)  »

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Dudley de la montaña  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$70,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$3,018,345 (USA) (27 August 1999)

Gross:

$9,694,105 (USA) (1 October 1999)
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Trivia

In early development, Matt Frewer and Bernadette Peters were considered to play Dudley and Nell, respectively. See more »

Goofs

At the start of the movie, an ice cream cone is rubbed into young Dudley's hair. In the next shot, his hair is clean. See more »

Quotes

Voice of the Announcer: Meanwhile, back at Snidely's not-so-secret hideout...
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Crazy Credits

Jack Kehler is erroneously credited as "Howard"; his character's name is actually "Homer". See more »

Connections

Spoofs Riverdance: The Show (1995) See more »

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Lucky Man
Written by Steve Dorff, Rafe Van Hoy
Performed by Woody Lee
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A Big, Fat, Hot Mess
12 September 2000 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

What we have here is a failure to communicate any of the satire created by genius Jay Ward! Mr. Wilson made so many mistakes in telling Dudley's story that I believe this is simply not the Dudley Do-Right story, this was someone elses story. The set up should have centered more on the Mounties and less on Whiplash's plan, which dominated the entire film. Never once did Dudley have to rescue Nell, in fact, she seemed smittened by Whiplash. This gave less-than-attractive Sara Jessica Parker very little to do, not that as an actress, she has much to bring to the table. Aside from this, her character, Nell, was (under) written as though the writer (s) didn't want the character in the first place. Maybe, because Parker was re-cast in the role. Second Choice?

The character of Horse, which could have been an interesting character asset to Dudley were is not for the fact that he disappears a quarter into the film without explanation, was handled wrong. Likewise, Eric Idle's character seemed as though he might have been three separate characters in an original draft of the script. And now strung together, so the producers could use Idle's talents.

The flavor of the original cartoon is no where to be found.

Fraser and Alex Rocco were as wonderful as Parker and Molina were not up to snuff. However considering what they had to work with -- they were all okay ... silly set-ups, no pay offs and a script that seemed aimless at times leaves devotees of genius Jay Ward saddened.


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