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The Rugrats Movie (1998)

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Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil and newborn baby Dil get lost in the forest.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Tommy Pickles (voice) (as E.G. Daily)
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Chuckie Finster (voice)
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Didi Pickles / Minka (voice)
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Howard DeVille / Igor (voice)
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Susie Carmichael (voice)
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Woman Guest (voice)
Kevin McBride ...
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Aunt Miriam (voice)
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Stu Pickles (voice)
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Reptar Wagon (voice)
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Storyline

Tommy faces responsiblity when Dil, his new baby brother is born. As with all newborns, the child becomes a bane to Tommy and the rest of his gang. Even Phil and Lil don't like them. So they decide to return Dil to where he came from, the hospital. But they get lost along the way, REALLY lost, and get into even more trouble with a circus. Can they find their way home and can Tommy and Dil just get along? Written by Quentin R.

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An adventure for anyone that ever wore diapers. See more »


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20 November 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ipanat  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$24,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$27,321,470, 22 November 1998, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$100,494,675

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$140,894,675
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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

In theaters, the CatDog (1998) short "Fetch!" was featured before the movie, though the CatDog short "Winslow's Documentary" (aka "Winslow's Home Videos") was featured as a bonus feature on the original VHS and DVD releases. See more »

Goofs

In the Rangers' station, the tuning dial on the radio disappears and then re-appears. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Chuckie Finster: This place gives me the juice bumps.
Phil: Maybe we should go back.
Lil: Very back!
Tommy Pickles: No! We can't go back now, you guys! Okey-Dokey Jones never goes back!
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Crazy Credits

After the credits there is an additional scene of the goat bucking the Reptar wagon down the street with Grandpa Lou inside napping. Edmund (Suzie's older brother) comes out of his house and waves as he watches them go down the street. After the scene ends, the Klasky Csupo logo and the Paramount logo are shown. The Klasky Csupo logo shown is different from the logo shown in the seasons leading up to the movie. See more »

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Has Fun Moments But Is Too LOUD!!!
9 May 2007 | by See all my reviews

This is a loud movie which was fun for about 40 minutes but then it just gets to be too much, too abrasive with the yelling. Do they think kids are hard-of-hearing? Are they trying to make kids deaf?

Whatever. . I guess this is geared a lot more for young kids who are used to the TV blasting away at them. For me, that loudness is okay for awhile, but it gets tiresome. In fact, the simple storyline in here goes on for too long, too. This is an 81- minute film, which is not long, but would have been far better at no m ore than 70 minutes. An hour would have been just right.

Still, on the plus side, there are plenty of interesting scenes, the colors are bright and visually attractive, the sound is very good and there are some decent subtleties as well as slapstick humor. There are things in here adults would enjoy.


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