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Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century (1999)

An inquisitive teenager pries into suspected dodgy dealings on her space station home - and ends up being sent down to Earth.

Director:

Kenneth Johnson

Writers:

Marilyn Sadler (book), Roger Bollen (book) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kirsten Storms ... Zenon Kar
Raven-Symoné ... Nebula Wade
Stuart Pankin ... Commander Edward Plank
Holly Fulger ... Aunt Judy Kling
Frederick Coffin ... Parker Wyndham
Bob Bancroft ... Mr. Lutz
Greg Thirloway ... Mark Kar
Phillip Rhys ... Proto Zoa
Gwynyth Walsh ... Astrid Kar
Lauren Maltby Lauren Maltby ... Margie Hammond
Danielle Fraser Danielle Fraser ... Lynx
Brenden Jefferson ... Andrew (as Brenden Richard Jefferson)
Blair Slater ... Aquillat
Zach Lipovsky Zach Lipovsky ... Matt
Neil Denis Neil Denis ... Leo
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Storyline

Zenon Car is a trouble-prone 13-year-old girl who, in the year 2049 AD, lives on a space station with the rest of her family. When she runs afoul of Parker Windom, the owner of the station, Zenon is determined to be "incorrigible", and as punishment is exiled to the worst place imaginable: The planet earth. After several painful weeks of adjustment to her new surroundings, Zenon enlists the aid of her earthbound pals to return to her "real" home with evidence that the "respectable" Mr. Windom is up to no good. Written by Hal Erickson

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She's one galactic girl who saves the day in a stellar way!


Certificate:

TV-G

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 January 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dziewczyna XXI-go wieku See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

De Passe Entertainment See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

The film takes place in April 2049. See more »

Goofs

When Zenon's dad is tell her that she was grounded to earth, he points outside, but the earth is moving one way and the stars are moving the other. See more »

Quotes

Zenon: Zetus lupetus!
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Alternate Versions

The film was originally shot in a 16:9 aspect ratio, but was cropped for 4:3 televisions when it was aired on the Disney Channel. More recent digital releases of the film and Disney Channel airings feature the original widescreen footage. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Dirty Soap: Starting Over (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Super Nova Girl
Music and Lyrics by Kristian Rex and Sabelle Breer
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Anyone else still love this movie?
12 July 2018 | by joshcardinal-08123See all my reviews

I'm an adult but I get songs from this movie stuck in my head allllll the time. As a kid I wanted to dress and act just like Zenon and live in Space and honestly it sucks that we don't? Anyway, great kids movie for all ages, good message without being saccharine, this is my favorite DCOM ever.


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