Garfield escapes from the car on a trip to the vet and finds the place where he grew up.

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Lorenzo Music ...
Garfield (voice)
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Jon Arbuckle (voice)
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Ràoul (voice)
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Odie / Ali Cat (voice)
Sandi Huge ...
Garfield's Mom (voice)
Julie Payne ...
Dr. Liz Wilson (voice)
C. Lindsay Workman ...
Garfield's Grandfather (voice) (as Lindsay Workman)
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Girl Cats 2 and 3 (voice)
Desirée Goyette ...
Girl Cat 1 (voice)
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Garfield escapes from the car on a trip to the vet and finds the place where he grew up.

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First special where Thom Huge provides the voice of Jon. See more »

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At the end, when Garfield watches his mom walking behind a bush, her tail doesn't completely disappear, the animation simply freezes. See more »

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[first lines]
Garfield: [waking up] Good morning, Morning. Guess I'll get up, wake Jon, exercise... unless, of course, that floor is cold. I hate cold floors. I'm not getting out of bed if that floor is the slightest bit chilly.
[He places one finger on the floor ever so slightly and cringes]
Garfield: Yii! It's freezing! Too bad.
[sighs]
Garfield: ...I'm hungry.
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Followed by Garfield's Babes and Bullets (1989) See more »

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Peter Venkman lives the city life
17 October 2011 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

When I was really little, I always thought that "Garfield on the Town" was really funny. As I aged, I thought less of it. Of course, I like the thought of someone's reconnection with his roots (such as Garfield's growing up in an Italian restaurant). What's really cool to me nowadays is knowing that Garfield's voice artist was Lorenzo Music, who was also the original voice artist of Peter Venkman (Bill Murray's character) on "The Real Ghostbusters"*. In all, Music was a sarcastic, lasagna-loving cat hunting evil spirits! Anyway, this movie isn't really anything special, unless you look at it from the perspective of retracing ones roots.

*Incidentally, Bill Murray provided Garfield's voice in the 2004 movie.


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