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The Incredibles (2004)

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A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world.

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Lucius Best / Frozone (voice)
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Buddy Pine / Syndrome (voice)
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Bomb Voyage (voice)
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Newsreel Narrator (voice)
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Mrs. Hogenson (voice)
Eli Fucile ...
Jack Jack Parr (voice)
Maeve Andrews ...
Jack Jack Parr (voice)
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Gilbert Huph (voice)
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Bernie Kropp (voice)
Wayne Canney ...
Principal (voice)
Sarah Vowell ...
Violet Parr (voice)
Michael Bird ...
Tony Rydinger (voice)
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Storyline

Bob Parr (A.K.A. Mr. Incredible), and his wife Helen (A.K.A. Elastigirl), are the world's greatest famous crime-fighting superheroes in Metroville. Always saving lives and battling evil on a daily basis. But fifteen years later, they have been forced to adopt civilian identities and retreat to the suburbs where they have no choice but to retire as superheroes to live a "normal life" with their three children Violet, Dash and Jack-Jack (who were secretly born with superpowers). Itching to get back into action, Bob gets his chance when a mysterious communication summons him to a remote island for a top secret assignment. He soon discovers that it will take a super family effort to rescue the world from total destruction. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Rated PG for action violence | See all certifications »

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5 November 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$92,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$70,467,623 (USA) (5 November 2004)

Gross:

$261,437,578 (USA) (8 April 2005)
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The character of the teacher, "Bernie Kropp," was inspired by a real-life 6th-grade teacher named Bernie Kropp in director Brad Bird's hometown of Corvallis, Oregon. See more »

Goofs

While the Parr family is fighting the Omnidroid, Mr. Incredible tells Elastic Girl to press the first button of the Omnidroid controller. After telling him to wait, she presses the last button instead the first one. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Mr. Incredible: Is this on? I mean, can break through walls, I just can't... can't get this on...
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Crazy Credits

The credits are shown interacting with the film's characters and in stylized renditions of the film's key scenes. See more »

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References From Russia with Love (1963) See more »

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Good Entertainemt For About Any Age
17 February 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was somewhat of a surprise hit when it came out in 2004. Most of the attention was on a competing animated film but this is the one that turned out to be a huge box-office success. Word of mouth helped his immensely. It's what made me check it out, as several friends recommended it. I wound up agreeing with them: it's excellent entertainment.

The visuals and sound are very impressive, but it's the story that carries this film: a solid combination of humor, drama, suspense, family ties and action. The action, as in many modern-day films, was overdone in the last half hour of the movie but overall....the DVD is a good investment since people 3 to 63 should enjoy this.

As an adult, it's not always easy to keep my attention for two hours with animation but the fact this movie does, tells you how good the story is presented. There are wonderful colors in here, too, and a good 5.1 surround system with a sub-woofer would probably blow the roof off!


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