Rugrats Movie, The (1998, USA) C-79m. ** D: Igor Kovalyov, Norton Virgien. Starring (the voices of) David Spade, Whoopi Goldberg, Elizabeth Daily, Christine Cavanaugh, Tim Curry. Big-screen debut for Nickelodeon's hit series puts Tommy, Chucky, Angelica et al in danger as they end up in a forest right after the arrival of Baby Dylan. Larger than life episodes take away some of the cuteness of the TV version, but fans shouldn't be disappointed. Many musicians like Lenny Kravitz, Iggy Pop, Lisa Loeb or Patti Smith have small cameos. Followed by two sequels.

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