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The Ugly Duckling and Me! (2006)

This modern version of Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale is charming. Ratso is a streetwise chancer of a rat whose theatre show is struggling. Then he finds an egg that hatches a mutant ... See full summary »

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Hans Christian Andersen (fairytale), Michael Hegner (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Morgan C. Jones ... Ratso / Frank (voice)
Paul Tylak ... Wesley (voice)
Anna Nugent ... Phyllis (voice) (as Anna Olson)
Gary Hetzler Gary Hetzler ... Stan (voice)
Danna Davis Danna Davis ... Chickens (voice)
Barbara Bergin Barbara Bergin ... Esmeralda (voice)
Michelle Read Michelle Read ... Peep Olga (voice)
Hilary Cahill Hilary Cahill ... Daphne (voice)
Kim Larney Kim Larney ... Baby Ugly (voice)
Hillary Kavanagh Hillary Kavanagh ... Pox (voice)
Laurann Rabbitt Laurann Rabbitt ... Lou (voice)
Aoife Murray Aoife Murray ... Emmy (voice)
Liz Lloyd Liz Lloyd ... Fox, Swan #2 (voice)
Aileen Mythen Aileen Mythen ... Jessie (voice)
Justin Gregg Justin Gregg ... Teen Ugly (voice)
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Storyline

This modern version of Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale is charming. Ratso is a streetwise chancer of a rat whose theatre show is struggling. Then he finds an egg that hatches a mutant swan. Ratso soon sees the potential of showing Ugly as a freak. But things go awry when rodent heavies appear... Written by Anonymous

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France | Germany | Ireland | UK | Denmark

Language:

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Release Date:

6 October 2006 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

El patito feo y yo See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$11,337,246
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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The scene where Ugly hatches out of his egg and jumps onto Ratso's head is a shot-for-shot parody of the scene in Alien (1979) where the Facehugger jumps out of its egg and latches onto Kane's face. See more »

Goofs

In the credits where they list the songs and artists they have "Kieth Richards", it should be "Keith Richards". See more »

Quotes

Ratso: Anyway, you're not as different as you might think. Deep down, everybody's -
Baby Ugly: Beautiful?
Ratso: No. Everybody's ugly.
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Version of Ruma ankanpoikanen (2004) See more »

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It was totally boring and no fun
8 January 2009 | by manikheroSee all my reviews

The movie was totally boring and no fun. I was not laughing much when I was seeing this movie. Even, the story was not at all. Only, when Ratso is crossing the frozen water, that scene was little thrilling otherwise the other scenes are not Comedy, thrill or anything. In some movies, the last scene will be awesome and cool, but in this movie, the last scene was boring and there was no thrill or entertainment at the last.So, this is was my another worst movie of the year. And some time only it is funny with the Ratso and that time I laughed a little. Animated movies are fun and entertaining, but this was not very Comedy or action or anything which is entertaining. So, I think the creators of "The Ugly Duckling and Me!" will do their future movies well and entertaining for the people.


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