In 1998, popular animated TV series Rugrats took the leap from the small screen to the big screen, for a feature-length adventure. The movie – about a loveable group of babies – was a hit and led to further films.
But how many Rugrats movies are there?
The Rugrats movies in order
To date, there are three Rugrats movies. The Rugrats movies are as follows:
- Rugrats: The Movie (1998)
- Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (2000)
- Rugrats Go Wild (2003)
Are all of the Rugrats movies part of the same series?
All three Rugrats movies are part of the same series, with events told in chronological order. The third film – Rugrats Go Wild – is also a crossover between Rugrats and fellow animated show, The Wild Thornberrys.
Who are the cast of the Rugrats films?
The Rugrats film series boasts a pretty impressive voice cast. Notable cast members in the series include E.G. Daily, Tara Strong, Christine Cavanaugh, Kath Soucie, Melanie Chartoff, Jack Riley, Joe Alaskey, Cree Summer, Tony Jay, Tim Curry, John Lithgow, Michael Bell, Mako, Casey Kasem, Debbie Reynolds, Danielle Harris, Lacey Chabert, Chrissie Hynde, and Bruce Willis.
I should also mention that various musicians cameo in Rugrats: The Movie as singing babies. These musicians include: Laurie Anderson, Beck, Lisa Loeb, B-Real, Jakob Dylan, Patti Smith, Lou Rawls, Gordon Gano, Lenny Kravitz, Dawn Robinson, Phife Dawg, Fred Schneider, Kate Pierson, Cindy Wilson and Iggy Pop.
Is the Rugrats series the work of the same director?
The Rugrats movies are the work of multiple directors. Igor Kovalyov & Norton Virgien directed Rugrats: The Movie, Stig Bergqvist & Paul Demeyer directed Rugrats in Paris, and John Eng & Norton Virgien directed Rugrats Go Wild.
What is the best Rugrats movie?
According to IMDb, the Rugrats films are ranked as follows:
- Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (2000) – 6.1/10
- Rugrats: The Movie (1998) – 5.9/10
- Rugrats Go Wild (2003) – 5.6/10
And on a side note, Rugrats in Paris is a particular fave of mine. It’s just so lovely. 🙂
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