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Digimon: The Movie (2000)

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Three different stories involving digital creatures collide together.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Kari / Young Kari (voice)
Joshua Seth ...
Young Tai / Tai (voice)
Bob Papenbrook ...
Red Greymon (voice)
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Parrotmon (voice)
Dorothy Elias-Fahn ...
Tal's Mom (voice)
Michael Sorich ...
Miko / Big Agumon / Gargomon (voice)
Peggy O'Neal ...
Botamon (voice)
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Sora / Male Student (voice)
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Koromon / Kuramon (voice)
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Truck Driver 1 / Tentomon / Phone Voice 1 / Kabuterimon / MegaKabuterimon / Floyd the Barber / Barney / Cabbie / Kid 3 (voice)
Bob Buchholz ...
Truck Driver 2 / Male Customer / Phone Voice 2 / Voice Mail Operator / Uncle Al / Andy / Squad Leader (voice)
Philece Sampler ...
Mimi / Cody / Matt's Grandma (voice)
Mona Marshall ...
Izzy / Terriermon (voice)
Michael Lindsay ...
Joe / Greymon (voice)
Michael Reisz ...
Matt (voice)
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Storyline

Three Japanese movies in one. There is narration by a continuing character, Kari. The first involes an encounter with a digimon of the third kind. The two kids Kari and Tai, raise this fast growing digimon from egg to giant monster. It's a good thing it showed up too, as an awsome fight ends this segment. The second of the movies involves Tai and Izzy. Some sort of computer virus sweeps th internet. It turns out to be a digimon. The digimon are uploaded to the internet and Tai tries to get others to help. Matt and T.K. help as well, with some more outstanding fight scenes. The third and Final segment starts in N.Y. with Kari and T.K., now years older, and they see 2 digimon fighitng and a kid with them. They try to follow him and they get there friends to follow as well. One of the new digimon belongs to Willis, the other, does as well, except this digimon seems to have a virus. The kids find a new power and once again, the fight scenes look spectacular. Written by chrombot

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

New Monsters. New Battles. Now on the Big Screen.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for action violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

6 October 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Digimon: Digital Monsters - The Movie  »

Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$4,233,304 (USA) (6 October 2000)

Gross:

$9,628,751 (USA) (5 January 2001)
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Did You Know?

Trivia

When the Digi-Egg emerges from the computer in the first part, the text in the background is from Psalm 109. See more »

Goofs

The Lopmon and Terriermon featured on the cover and poster art were drawn incredibly incorrectly. Some errors include wrong colorings, swapped markings, a wrong number of horns and incorrect shading. See more »

Quotes

Tentomon: [Agumon and Tentomon are entering the Internet]
Tentomon: Does this Information super-highway have a rest stop? I gotta go potty!
Agumon: You should've gone before we left! Just hold it!
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Crazy Credits

In the Japanese version of segment 3: During the credits a scene appears with a reddish tint and it slowly fades to a picture of Wallace with his two digimon flying around him. See more »

Connections

Spoofs The Andy Griffith Show (1960) See more »

Soundtracks

Digi Rap
Performed by M.C. Pea Pod and Paul Gordon
Produced by Paul Gordon
Written by Paul Gordon, Shuki Levy, and Haim Saban (as Kussa Mahchi)
Used by permission of Eifoata Music and Kukunia Music
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User Reviews

Animation at its best
21 February 2001 | by (London) – See all my reviews

I'll start with the bad news. Anyone who has never seen the series could get very confused.

Glad thats over. Digimon is a great movie, the sound track is awesome, the comedy is classic and the story line rocks.

The animation harks back to the Japanese style of 10/20 years ago, and is less simple and Americanised than the series. The script is full of one liners and hilarious slapstick. The humour will have kids and adults laughing out loud so parents can have a good time too.

The action is very fast paced and this where non-fans could fall down. It could get a little confusing even avid watchers of the show could get lost.

This was nothing like Pokemon, and cannot be called a rip off as there is no similarity apart from "mon" being in the title. But I greatly advise any fan off the growing "mon" world to see this one.


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