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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Spencer Klein ...
Arnold (voice)
Francesca Smith ...
Helga Geraldine Pataki / Deep Voice (voice) (as Francesca Marie Smith)
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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)
Blake McIver Ewing ...
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:

£35,881 (UK) (20 December 2002)

Gross:

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

Was originally scheduled to air on TV as 3 half hour episodes that would end the Hey Arnold! (1996) cartoon television series. See more »

Goofs

In one scene Grandpa packs up all of Arnold's stuff, but in the scene when Arnold and Gerald have a sleepover all of Arnold's stuff is suddenly back in his room. See more »

Quotes

Helga: I wish I had a sign.
[pigeon poops on her]
Helga: Perfect.
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Spoofs Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001) See more »

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Coconut
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Arnold is great on the big screen!

I have been a big Hey Arnold! fan from the beginning & was perfectly pleased with the movie. It flowed much like the cartoons in the series & I was very happy that it wasn't over done with bad graphics like other cartoons that have come to the big screen. The long awaited Helga Confession Scene was perfect in every sense, even in the aftermath. I feel that nothing has changed except a deeper understanding of each other.

Hey Arnold! is an awesome cartoon & is too often over looked by adults & children. Still the avid fans, it's classic characters & true to life storylines make it an excellent cartoon for both spectrums of the age group. It wouldn't be Nick's 2nd longest running Nicktoon if it wasn't a great cartoon. I say congrats to Arnold & Craig (the shows inspired creator) for a great show & look forward for greater ones to come.


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