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Rugrats Go Wild (2003)

PG  |   |  Animation, Adventure, Comedy  |  13 June 2003 (USA)
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The Rugrats get tangled in an exotic adventure, where they're helped by the Thornberrys, a family that travels the world making nature documentaries.




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Rated PG for mild crude humor | See all certifications »

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13 June 2003 (USA)  »

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$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$11,556,869 (USA) (13 June 2003)


$294,380 (Brazil) (23 January 2004)

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Rugrats Go Mild
14 June 2003 | by (Brocktroit, Massatucky) – See all my reviews

Nothing new here whatsoever. One of the more boring outings of the ever popular Rugrats. Bruce Willis adds nothing and songs are forgettable. Numbers 1 through 5 appear at various stages during the movie. Everyone was scratching his head wondering if they were supposed to remember them to perhaps win some terrific prize. A search on Google turns out they should have been scratching cards given out during a Burger King promotion where the smells coincided with the particular scenes. I guess I need to watch more television. Must have missed that commercial....somehow. In any case, was probably far more interesting than the movie. Luckily, the time flew by. Thank TPTB, it is a short one.

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