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Melissa has a bad case of sibling rivalry, only her competition is a fictional character in her father's best-selling novel about a teenage super spy... See more » | Full synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Emily Osment ... Melissa Morris

David Henrie ... Wheeze

Jason Earles ... Merv

Jonathan Keltz ... Trip Zoome

Moises Arias ... Andre

Denzel Whitaker ... Sheldon

Charles Halford ... Skunk

Phill Lewis ... Maurice Legarche

George Newbern ... Neal Morris

Jennifer Stone ... Debbie (voice)

Seth Packard ... Sammy

Brandon Luke Bringhurst ... Fan Guy

Trevor Snarr ... Bobby-O

Kenda Benward ... Suzie
Bryson Kuan ... Pizza Driver

Ryan Templeman ... Car Wash Dude
M. Christian Jacobs ... Larry (as Christian Jacobs)
Joey Miyashima ... Cop
Andrew Jay Rindlisbach ... Jeff Zimmer (as Andy Rindlisbach)
Nenetzi Scott ... Tina
Eric Deng ... Fan Kid

Alyx Gaudio ... Fan

Eugene Osment ... Mr. Walsh
Stan Ellsworth ... Rudolpho
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Erin Empey-Baxter ... Female Sheriff
Lafe Jordan ... Plant Guy

Angella Joy ... Double Agent

Vyvan Pham ... Additional voices (voice)
Hunter Schone ... Joe

Kortnee Simmons ... Ryan

Laura Summer ... (voice)

Mary Alice Nelson ... Zoome Fan (uncredited)

Directed by
Paul Hoen 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Alan Silberberg 

Produced by
Douglas Sloan .... executive producer
Original Music by
Adam Cohen 
Cinematography by
David A. Makin 
Film Editing by
Terry Stokes 
Casting by
Barbie Block 
Sally Stiner 
Production Design by
Mark Hofeling 
Set Decoration by
Ken Kirchner 
Costume Design by
Carolyn Leone 
Makeup Department
Jodi Gleave .... assistant makeup artist
Lora Laing .... hair department head
Robin Michelle Patrick .... hair designer
Robin Michelle Patrick .... makeup designer
Tara Starling .... makeup artist
Production Management
Shauna Miller .... production supervisor
Tom Summers .... post-production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Matias Alvarez .... first assistant director
Brent Geisler .... second second assistant director
Art Department
Burke Bowthorpe .... assistant property master
David Brothers .... scenic
Russell Evans .... foreman
Wray Featherstone .... property master
Jason Haase .... set dresser
Adam Henderson .... set dresser
Derek Hunter .... props
Derek Hunter .... storyboard artist
Konnor Jenson .... leadman
Michael Kirkland .... scenic
John Malmborg .... construction coordinator
Richard T. Olson .... art department coordinator
Rob Peterson .... painter
L.S. Prickett .... painter
Sound Department
Douglas Cameron .... production sound mixer
Tim Chilton .... foley artist
Bob Costanza .... sound effects editor
David S. DiPietro .... sound recordist
Mark Friedgen .... supervising sound editor
Erich Gann .... sound effects editor
Joseph L. Garrard .... boom operator
Kurt Kassulke .... sound re-recording mixer
Larry Stensvold .... sound re-recording mixer
Special Effects by
Kevin Carter .... special effects contact lenses
Visual Effects by
Michael Caplan .... visual effects producer
Dan Schmit .... visual effects supervisor
Eric Heavens .... digital compositor (uncredited)
Frank L. Bare II .... utility stunts (as Frank Bare)
Jeff Chumas .... utility stunts
Kofi Elam .... utility stunts
Kathy Jarvis .... stunt double
Tyke Martin .... utility stunts
Don Shanks .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
Mary Boregino .... second assistant camera
Jeff Gustafson .... camera loader
Fred Hayes .... still photographer
Shawn Lacy .... key grip
Kory Mills .... lighting technician
Andrew Mitchell .... Steadicam operator
David 'D.R.' Rhineer .... first assistant camera
Jonathan Roatcap .... grip
Brian Sullivan .... camera operator
Craig Sullivan .... best boy grip
Jason Walser .... dolly grip
Garlan Wilde .... gaffer
Mike Woodward .... assistant camera
Casting Department
Joe Cappelletti .... adr voice casting
Tye Nelson .... casting assistant
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jennifer Breeden .... costumer
Barbara Nelson .... costume supervisor
Natalie Pascual .... costumer
Christina Phipps Johnson .... assistant costume designer
Brooke Westberg .... set costumer
Editorial Department
Johnny Kirkwood .... final colorist
Kindra Marra .... additional editor
Benjamin D. Stokes .... post-production associate producer
Music Department
Steven Vincent .... music supervisor (as Steven Christopher)
Lodge Worster .... music editor
Transportation Department
Barry Tuttle .... transportation coordinator (as Barry J. Tuttle)
Other crew
Jennifer Chapman .... production coordinator
Linda DeVilliers .... studio teacher
Kathleen Dombo .... payroll accountant
Ray Filippazzo .... studio finance executive
Carole Fontana .... location manager
Kipling Hicks .... assistant production coordinator
Andrew Langton .... location manager (as Andy Langton)
Ryan Little .... production staff
Josh Moceri .... production assistant
Rachel Moceri .... set production assistant
Kate Morrison .... script supervisor
Jennifer Ricci .... production accountant

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84 min
Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

The sign for the Merc Hotel can be found in the junkyard in High School Musical 3: Senior Year (2008), where Troy and Chad sing "The Boys Are Back!"See more »
Continuity: When Melissa is splatted with the blue gook in the library, she comes out spotless. It was in her hair and she could have not removed it all that quick in the library bathroom.See more »
Movie Connections:
References Nim's Island (2008)See more »
Hero in MeSee more »


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Everybody is kind of annoying, 1 March 2014
Author: SnoopyStyle

Melissa Morris (Emily Osment) wants to get the attention of her preoccupied best selling author father Neil (George Newbern) during their vacation. She is constantly talking to her father hero character Tripp Zoome (Jonathan Keltz). Then Neil gets kidnapped by his super fans Wheeze (David Henrie), Andre (Moises Arias), and Sheldon (Denzel Whitaker). Next she and her dad gets kidnapped by brothers Maurice (Phill Lewis) and Skunk (Charles Halford) who want Neil to fix their book. There is also hotel manager Merv (Jason Earles).

It's a cheap Disney production with their stars of the moment. There is a lot of complaining from the daughter Melissa. And her imaginary conversations are kind of annoying. In fact, everybody is annoying to some degree. The dad isn't that appealing either. After they reunite, the father daughter relationship could develop better. But nothing could really save this mess.

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