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A Plumm Summer (2007)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Family  |  14 October 2007 (USA)
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Based on a true-story - A Plumm Summer tells the remarkable tale of two young brothers, Elliott and Rocky Plumm, who go head-to-head with the FBI in order to crack the "frog-napping" case and get their beloved TV puppet, Froggy Doo back on the air, all the while become local heroes and best friends.

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Based on a true-story - A Plumm Summer tells the remarkable tale of two young brothers, Elliott and Rocky Plumm, who go head-to-head with the FBI in order to crack the "frog-napping" case and get their beloved TV puppet, Froggy Doo back on the air, all the while become local heroes and best friends.

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When the most popular frog on TV goes missing, two brothers go on the adventure of a lifetime to find him.

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Rated PG for thematic elements and some mild rude language | See all certifications »

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$4,200,000 (estimated)

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$53,752 (USA) (25 April 2008)

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$53,752 (USA) (25 April 2008)
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After Elliott yelled at his father in prison he had tears on his cheeks. When he walked away, 3 seconds later, the tears where gone. See more »

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Summer Of Our Life
Written by Keith Chagall / Larry Brown
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Plumm Awful
28 October 2009 | by (Bigtown, Montana USA) – See all my reviews

First off, I was there in Montana in the 60s when the real Froggy Doo did it. Yes, he was 'kidnapped' but that's about all there is in this story that's true. There was no FBI involvement. But I will hold off on pushing my facts onto the screenwriter's fantasies; I am not the target audience for this film. I'll judge it on its own merits. My biggest problem is that most of the characters in this film are repulsive. The adults of the family are whiny, self-indulgent adolescents. Pop starts out by driving up on a chopped hog. In the 1960s? Why? Because he needs to be cool? The beautiful-child teenagers 'rebel' even though they have no reason to do so, other than that their parents are soulless automatons. Happy Herb is a simpering wuss. But worst of all is Froggy Doo. Here he's a vulgar, farting, annoying pest, a clone of Ren and Stimpy instead of Howdy Doody. Why would anyone, including a 6-year-old, think that was funny? Why would any parent let their child watch this stuff? Junk like this makes our heavenly father Captain Kangaroo (peace be upon him) weep.


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