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Hey Arnold! The Movie (2002)

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Based on the TV Series, Within the next seven days, the two boys must get the documents they need to stop the neighborhood from being bulldozed with their only help from Helga or it will be blown up.

Director:

Tuck Tucker

Writers:

Craig Bartlett (characters), Craig Bartlett | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Spencer Klein Spencer Klein ... Arnold (voice)
Francesca Marie Smith ... Helga Geraldine Pataki / Deep Voice (voice)
Jamil Walker Smith ... Gerald Johanssen / Rasta Guy (voice) (as Jamil Smith)
Dan Castellaneta ... Grandpa 'Steely' Phil / Nick Vermicelli (voice)
Tress MacNeille ... Grandma Gertie 'Pookie' / Mayor Dixie / Red (voice)
Paul Sorvino ... Scheck (voice)
Jennifer Jason Leigh ... Bridget (voice)
Christopher Lloyd ... Coroner (voice)
Vincent Schiavelli ... Mr. Bailey (voice)
Maurice LaMarche ... Big Bob Pataki / Head of Security (voice)
Kath Soucie ... Miriam Pataki / Mona / Reporter (voice) (as Kath E. Soucie)
Christopher Walberg Christopher Walberg ... Stinky Peterson (voice) (as Christopher P. Walberg)
Sam Gifaldi Sam Gifaldi ... Sid (voice)
Justin Shenkarow ... Harold Berman (voice)
Blake McIver Ewing ... Eugene Horowitz (voice) (as Blake Ewing)
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Storyline

When a powerful developer named Mr. Scheck wants to knock down all the stores and houses in Arnold's neighborhood to build a huge "mall-plex", it looks likes the neighborhood is doomed to disappear. But with the help of a superhero and a mysterious deep-voiced stranger, Arnold and Gerald will need to recover a crucial document in order to save their beloved neighborhood. Written by Britney

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

A Big Problem Calls For A Big Head


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some thematic elements | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 June 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Arnold Saves the Neighborhood See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,706,332, 30 June 2002

Gross USA:

$13,728,902

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$15,249,308
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

SDDS | Dolby | DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The film has many references to other films and media such as Mission: Impossible (1996), The Shawshank Redemption (1994), The Incredible Hulk (1978), All the President's Men (1976), Speed (1994), Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969), and more. See more »

Goofs

Arnold's deflated basketball disappears from his hand when he and Gerald walk over to the crowd who are watching the news coverage of Scheck on the T.V. See more »

Quotes

Arnold: Grandma!
Ernie Potts: She's still in jail.
Arnold: I thought they were keeping her one night.
Ernie Potts: Yeah, but she keeps trying to escape. Like she thinks it's a game. Fourth time they've brought her back in.
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Connections

References The Shawshank Redemption (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

2 Way
Written by James Brown & Rob Base (as Robert Ginyard)
Performed by Romeo Miller (as Lil' Romeo), featuring Master P
Courtesy of The New No Limit Records
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A Great Kid's Movie!
1 July 2002 | by movies2uSee all my reviews

This was a really great kid's movie! It is especially great for children who are fans of the cartoon. The movie is about Arnold, and his friends and family when they discover that a man named Sheck is going to knock down their city and install a giant mall. Now Arnold and his friends have six days to come up with a plan to save the neighborhood, with some help of the mysterious "Deep Voice", can they save the neighborhood before it's too late? All in all, this is a really good kid's movie. I give Hey Arnold! The Movie a 10 out of 10!!! :)


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