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Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie (2004)

Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie (original title)
Underneath the sands of Egypt, Anubis, an ancient evil spirit, has awakened. It's up to Yugi, who defeated Anubis centuries ago, to use his skill and determination to rid the world of evil once again.

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Tea Garnder (voice)
Madeleine Blaustein ...
Solomon Moto (voice) (as Maddie Blaustein)
Darren Dunstan ...
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Joey Wheeler (voice)
Dan Green ...
Yugi Moto / Yami Yugi (voice)
Kôji Ishii ...
Anubis (voice)
Shunsuke Kazama ...
Yugi Muto / Yami Yugi (voice)
Hidehiro Kikuchi ...
Hiroto Honda (voice)
Ted Lewis ...
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Sugoroku Muto (voice)
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Storyline

Yugi, a smaller than average high school student, and an easy target for bullies, is given an ancient Egyptian riddle called the "Millennium Puzzle" by his grandfather, a local game shop manager. Yugi pieces the puzzle together and unexpectedly becomes the powerful "Game King." Now when Yugi gets into sticky situations, the "Game King" takes over and protects Yugi and his friends. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Para grande ação ele traz todas as cartas! (For ultimate action, he holds all the cards!) (Brazil DVD release) See more »


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Rated PG for scary combat and monster images | See all certifications »

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13 August 2004 (USA)  »

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Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie  »

Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£112,980 (UK) (13 August 2004)

Gross:

$19,762,690 (USA) (29 October 2004)
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Trivia

Norman J. Grossfeld (Executive Producer), Lloyd Goldfine (Writer) and Matt Drdek (Writer) are credited as the photographers of the Egyptian artifacts in the newspaper. See more »

Goofs

When Kaiba has his computer run a simulation of a duel between him and Yugi, Yugi is listed as using "Paladin of White Dragon". See more »

Quotes

Seto Kaiba: Let me get this straight. You're going to defeat me with a creampuff and an elf?
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Connections

Referenced in Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series: Puzzled Shipping (2015) See more »

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Fire
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It could have been a hell of a lot better.....
19 April 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Now I grew up with the television show and the trading cards this movie is based on, so I have no problem with the lack of character development. But the thing is, Pokemon the First Movie was better than this.

The story is very predictable and not too interesting either. I mean, it interested me when I first saw it, but keep in mind, I was young, and looking back, the story actually confused me at points. The duals were not that great. Which disappoints me, because most of the episodes of Yu-Gi-Oh were duals! The duals in the movie were either too slow, or too predictable, or just plain boring.

My suggestion to you and anyone who has seen the TV show (not that GX or 5Ds crap) If you must, watch this movie, I mean it was OK, but it was not that great either, you will only get it if you have seen the original TV show.


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