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Scooby-Doo! And Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery (2015)

Not Rated | | Animation, Comedy, Family | Video 21 July 2015
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Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Gang team up with the one and only rock band KISS in this all-new, out-of-this-world adventure. We join the Gang at Kiss World - the all-things-Kiss theme park, ... See full summary »

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Kevin Shinick (teleplay), James Krieg (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Frank Welker ... Fred Jones / Scooby-Doo (voice)
Mindy Cohn ... Velma Dinkley (voice)
Grey Griffin ... Daphne Blake (voice)
Matthew Lillard ... Shaggy Rogers (voice)
Gene Simmons ... The Demon (voice)
Paul Stanley ... The Starchild (voice)
Eric Singer ... The Catman (voice)
Tommy Thayer ... The Spaceman (voice)
Jennifer Carpenter Jennifer Carpenter ... Chikara (voice)
Garry Marshall ... Manny Goldman (voice)
Penny Marshall ... The Elder (voice)
Doc McGhee Doc McGhee ... Chip McGhoo (voice)
Jason Mewes ... Worker #1 (voice)
Pauley Perrette ... Delilah Domino / The Crimson Witch (voice)
Rachel Ramras ... Shandi Strutter (voice)
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Storyline

Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Gang team up with the one and only rock band KISS in this all-new, out-of-this-world adventure. We join the Gang at Kiss World - the all-things-Kiss theme park, as they investigate a series of strange hauntings. With help from Kiss, they discover that the Crimson Witch has returned to summon the Destroyer from the alternate dimension of Kissteria. The evil duo's ghastly plan - to destroy the earth once the Crimson Witch summons the Destroyer with the black diamond. Can the Gang's cunning and Kiss's power of rock and roll save the day? Tune into this Rock and Roll Mystery for some thunderous, heavy amusement.

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Fred's favorite group is The Ascot Five. When he plays their song "Don't Tug My Ascot," it is actually the members of KISS singing. See more »

Goofs

When Shaggy and Scooby are approaching the Demon as he eats, it is shown that he is eating from a platter of hamburgers and french fries. Scooby and Shaggy bump into his table, knocking the food all on the floor and angering him. The two of them put all the food back on the tray and offer it back hoping he will calm down. But now it is shown to be hot dogs and french fries, not the burgers as previously. See more »

Quotes

Fred Jones: [after watching Daphne passionately kiss the Starchild] You know, you could've cut it off a little earlier, it was kind of gross. I mean, I was right there, I was there!
Daphne Blake: [mesmerized] Oh I'm sorry, did you say something, "Frank"?
[giggles then kisses him]
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Don't Touch My Ascot
Written by Tony Cervone, Greg Collins and Jared Faber
Performed by Greg Collins and Jared Faber
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A bit too goofy and cartoony...
31 July 2019 | by paul_haakonsenSee all my reviews

Of course you'd find KISS to be the band that put their name to the "Scooby-Doo" franchise, for better or worse. And of course you see a lot of shameless KISS merchandise promotion here, which I really hope was a spoof on themselves and their ability to put KISS on everything that can make a buck.

Now, "Scooby-Doo! And Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery" was your average run-of-the-mill Scooby-Doo adventure. But throw the rock band KISS into the equation and you end up with this movie. Plus, there were some very trippy scenes throughout the story as well.

While the story is entertaining for what a Scooby-Doo animated movie usually is, then "Scooby-Doo! And Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery" is not the best of animated Scooby-Doo adventures available.

It is, of course, always nice to have the same cast return to do the voicing for the characters in the franchise; Frank Welker (as Fred and Scooby-Doo), Mindy Cohn (as Velma), Grey Griffin (as Daphne) and Matthew Lillard (as Shaggy).

And having KISS in the animated movie was a bit of a mixed experience for me. Sure, with their history of putting KISS on anything with commercial value, I can relate to them joining in here on the Scooby-Doo franchise. However, giving the KISS members superabilities and being able to fly? Come on... No, that just gave this particular animated Scooby-Doo movie a way too cartoony and childish feel. Something that worked against the entertainment value of this 2015 animated movie in my opinion.

Sure, there were fun moments to the storyline as well. But the overall enjoyment of it was just mediocre. Hence I am rating "Scooby-Doo! And Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery" a five out of ten stars.


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21 July 2015 (USA) See more »

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