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Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins (2009)

The story of how Mystery Inc. was formed.

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The story of how Mystery Inc. was formed.

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From the director of 'Beethoven' and 'The Flintstones', learn the Who, What, Where, When and HOWL of Mystery Inc. (DVD) See more »


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Rated PG for some mild peril | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The first live-action Scooby-Doo film not to have a theatrical release. See more »

Goofs

In the scene in the library before the ghosts appear, it starts to get really cold. Shaggy breathes and you can see his breath. However, when the others in the room speak, you can't see theirs. See more »

Quotes

Fred: So, the Bears really slaughtered those Dolphins last night, huh?
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Follows Scooby-Doo and the Ghoul School (1988) See more »

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Written by Gigi Meroni and Rich Dickerson
Produced by Mike Green
Performed by Anarbor
Anarbor appears courtesy of Hopeless Records
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Different actors, but very enjoyable
13 September 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I give this a 7, because the acting is decent, the story is fairly original, and it's Scooby Doo! Now, for those who liked the first 2 live-action films, this is a cartoon network film, so while they are all Scooby movies, they have no other relationship to one another. That's not to say it has no faults. It's fairly campy, though not much, and it does stray from it's origins a bit. Scooby fans will know what I mean, once they see this. It does have good action, and CGI effects are well done. The story moves along without getting bogged down by trying to flesh out the characters. I think Hayley Kiyoko did an awesome job as Velma. It's hard to believe she's only 17. I recommend this one as a family fun film. Kids will love it, and adults will enjoy it as just as much.


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