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A fourth grader and his best friend set out to stop an industrialist from bulldozing their town.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Spencer Klein ...
Arnold (voice)
Francesca Marie Smith ...
Helga Geraldine Pataki / Deep Voice (voice)
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Gerald Martin Johanssen / Rasta Guy (voice) (as Jamil Smith)
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Scheck (voice)
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Bridget (voice)
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Coroner (voice)
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Mr. Bailey (voice)
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Big Bob Pataki / Head of Security (voice)
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Miriam Pataki / Mona / Reporter (voice) (as Kath E. Soucie)
Christopher Walberg ...
Stinky Peterson (voice) (as Christopher P. Walberg)
Sam Gifaldi ...
Sid (voice)
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Harold Berman (voice)
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Eugene Horowitz (voice) (as Blake Ewing)
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Storyline

When a powerful developer named Mr. Scheck wants to knock down all the stores and houses in Arnold's neighborhood to build a huge "mall-plex", it looks likes the neighborhood is doomed to disappear. But with the help of a superhero and a mysterious deep-voiced stranger, Arnold and Gerald will need to recover a crucial document in order to save their beloved neighborhood. Written by Britney

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A Big Problem Calls For A Big Head


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Rated PG for some thematic elements | See all certifications »

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28 June 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Arnold Saves the Neighborhood  »

Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,706,332 (USA) (28 June 2002)

Gross:

£113,047 (UK) (27 December 2002)
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Trivia

A store sign has the name "Viksten" on it, a reference to co-screenwriter Steve Viksten. See more »

Goofs

When Big Bob first asks to keep the pop-up version of the Arnold's neighborhood, he picks up Arnold's house and on the roof it only shows the sky window. Once it gets thrown in the trash the shed suddenly appears next to the sky window. See more »

Quotes

[last lines]
Eugene Horowitz: [singing] We saved our neighborhood. They could not tear it down, they could not turn our smile into a frown...
Gerald: [turns off the stereo] Show's over, Eugene.
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Spoofs Spawn (1997) See more »

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Coconut
Written by Harry Nilsson
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beautiful
31 December 2002 | by See all my reviews

i never get tired of watching this movie. every time i see it i find something new. and franny smith is great, as always. and gerald saying the Hebrew prayer! and, well, just everything! my father and i loved this movie. my dad has only gone to the theatres to see one movie in the past twenty years, THIS one, and he has no regrets. it's a great movie for any movie buffs with indiana jones, hulk, speed, prisoner, fugitive references, oh, beautiful. i love arnold so much. this movie is great for anyone with the intelligence to pay attention. the animation isn't as good as the show, but once you get past that it's the coolest movie.


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