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Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)

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The world famous singing pre-teen chipmunk trio return to contend with the pressures of school, celebrity, and a rival female music group known as The Chipettes.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Toby
... Ian
... Dave
... Alvin (voice)
... Simon (voice)
... Theodore (voice)
... Eleanor (voice)
... Jeanette (voice)
... Brittany (voice)
... Dr. Rubin
... Julie (as Anjelah Johnson)
... Aunt Jackie
... Ryan
... Xander (as Chris Warren Jr.)
... Becca
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Storyline

After a concert mishap lands Dave in the hospital, Alvin, Simon, and Theodore end up in the care of Dave's twenty-something cousin Toby. When the Chipmunks put aside their stardom to return to school to win a annual "Battle of the Bands" competition to save the school's music program. But the boys meet their match with the Chipettes, Brittany, Jeanette, & Eleanor, who are working for the Chipmunks's ex-manager Ian Hawke. Romantic sparks and crazy mishaps happen when the Chipmunks and Chipettes square off.

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The Boys are back in town... and they have competition


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild rude humor | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

23 December 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alvin and the Chipmunks 2: The Squeakquel  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$75,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$48,875,415, 27 December 2009, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$219,614,612

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$443,140,005
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Chris Pratt is married to Anna Faris, (who plays Jeanette) also worked with Amy Poehler (who plays Eleanor) in Parks and Recreation (2009). See more »

Goofs

(at around 30 mins) When Toby is playing dodgeball in the high school flashback and admiring Julie, he closes his eyes and flinches just before getting hit in the head with a ball. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Alvin: [laughs] We're back!
Alvin: Let's go!
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Crazy Credits

After the very last credit scrolls off the top of the screen, there is one more little scene. See more »


Soundtracks

I Want to Know What Love Is
Written by Mick Jones
Performed by Foreigner
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.
By Arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
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The Kids Loved It
11 January 2010 | by See all my reviews

I asked my 11 year old and 7 year old daughters what they thought of this film. They both loved it.

The 3 on IMDb is a bit misleading. This is a film for children, not a campaign to win an Academy Award! Obviously there are people out there who take things a little toooooo seriously when rating kid's movies.

My 11 year old daughter writes the following: the movie was great. i love the sounds of those little voices. why are kids films usually getting a 2,3,4? the film the music, adventure,scenes were all entertaining for me.

Remember folks, this is a film for children, the chipmunks have been around for more than 30 years so they must be doing something right. If you want to over analyze a film then do a search on the French new age section and go your hardest, on the other hand if you are looking for pure entertainment for your under 12's then go no further.


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