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Dadnapped (2009)

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Melissa has a bad case of sibling rivalry, only her competition is a fictional character in her father's best-selling novel about a teenage super spy. When her father is "dadnapped" by a ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Melissa Morris
... Wheeze
... Merv
... Trip Zoome
... Andre
... Sheldon
... Skunk
... Maurice Legarche
... Neal Morris
... Debbie (voice)
... Sammy
Brandon Luke Bringhurst ... Fan Guy
... Bobby-O
... Suzie
Bryson Kuan ... Pizza Driver
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Melissa has a bad case of sibling rivalry, only her competition is a fictional character in her father's best-selling novel about a teenage super spy. When her father is "dadnapped" by a group of overzealous fans, it's up to Melissa to help him by tapping her inner superhero. Written by Dadnapped

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16 February 2009 (USA)  »

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$4,500,000 (estimated)
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It was one of the movies that was put on hold due to the writer's strike. See more »

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After going through the car wash Melissa's hair is straightened, it goes from straight to curled and back again throughout the rest of the movie. See more »

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References Nim's Island (2008) See more »

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Hero in Me
Performed by Emily Osment
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Lame at first but gets better towards the end
8 March 2009 | by See all my reviews

This film is about a teenage girl whose father is the creator of the popular Trip Zoome man.

"Dadknapped" is a squeaky clean movie for children and teenagers. The script is rather lame at first, especially the annoyingly juvenile and irresponsible father who keeps immersing himself in a fantasy world. No wonder his daughter is so fed up with him! Towards the second half of the movie, when the elements for adults come in, it gets substantially better. Though the nonsense persists, the emotional subplot really strikes a chord with the viewers, because the bond between Mr Morris and Melissa is so real.

Overall, the plot and the humour is silly and lame, but because of this "Dadknapped" is fun to watch.


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