This site is absolutely legal and contain only links to other sites on the Internet: youtube. The Furschteins' butler, Mario, is secretly an informant for Jamal, who dispatches two of his men to acquire the dolls. The film is filled to the brim with action and adventure and musical numbers. My sister actually bought this and brought it over to watch at my apartment the other day. Lengthy piece of music recorded for the underwater sequence. I'm 24 and she's 20 but we had both watched this when we were younger it actually came out a year before my sister was born! The children land at at the same time as Dave's returning flight, and are chased by the Furschteins, who get them to surrender by falsely claiming to have kidnapped Ms. The songs are cute and funny.
The girls escape but discover the diamonds and cash inside the dolls, realize they have been deceived, and set out to find the boys. The musical numbers, as hilarious as they are, present my first lukewarm feeling. But if you are the type to sing along. Other than Theodore mentioning the guilty feeling once and Simon somewhat bickering in the beginning the boys never really acknowledge how wrong their actions were, nether does Dave for that matter. Jamal's men tail them, but fail to get the dolls due to various mishaps.
I read somewhere--over a year ago--that it was slated to arrive in March of 2004, but was pushed back. In , the Chipettes to make their first exchange and Brittany is almost eaten by a shark. It just so happens that these two strangers, Klaus and Claudia, are in need of some transporters to smuggle their stolen diamonds. The girls perform a song to guarding their dolls, escape in their balloon, and detour to to return the baby penguin to its family. So, Alvin, Simon and Theodore set off in one direction while Brittany, Jeannette and Eleanor set off in the other and each of them meet danger in varying ways. I know this was the 80's and these songs were popular, but as a soon-to-be parent I find myself a little more judgmental of things. The Chipmunk Adventure; they're whiny, we've hated them, the brainless story, and the cheap animation.
It's funny and entertaining and enjoyable even in my adulthood. By late 1986, production had fallen far behind schedule, and a shortage of time and money resulted in major cuts being made to the film. He soon gets his opportunity when two shady strangers overhear a conversation, or a fight, between Alvin and Brittany leader of the Chipettes in regards to who could really win a race around the world. The film was planned for a Christmas 1986 release. First let's discuss the storyline.
Frustrated by his men's failures, Jamal enlists the aid of a young who has his mercenaries capture the Chipettes in. Like I said though, this is not enough for me to really complain about. Siskel and Ebert ultimately gave the film two thumbs down. When we were little we liked Alvin and Brittany the best as characters but as adults we found them to be annoying and liked characters like Simon much better. Archived from on October 14, 2017. One deleted scene had the Chipmunks go to Russia.
Miller is absentmindendly driving the wrong way on a one-way street on her way to pick up Dave, and accidentally runs the Furschteins off the road. Watching it the other day was the first time we had seen it since we were quite small and it was as fun and amusing as we remembered. Archived from on October 14, 2017. Regardless, this is still a fun time and not something I would hesitate to place before my daughter. Archived from on October 14, 2017. Sung briefly by Miss Miller. Their decision to work with several overseas studios led to major production delays.
Learning that they have deviated from their route, Claudia sends her thugs after them. Alvin and Brittany argue over who won the race, and Alvin frustrates the adults by demanding the promised prize money. Miller into believing that Dave wants the Chipmunks to meet him in Europe. Several songs throughout the film were performed by both the Chipmunks and the Chipettes. First of all, maybe it's just me, but was it easier to understand what they were singing when we were younger.
It remains a highlight of my youth and I'm hoping it becomes a highlight of hers. To participate, Alvin tricks Ms. I had the hardest time figuring out the words to the songs. On review aggregation website , the film has an approval rating of 75% based on 8 reviews, with an average rating of 6. It's kind of like fingernails on the blackboard Siskel. Though initially scheduled for Christmas 1986, The Chipmunk Adventure opened on May 22, 1987 through and Bagdasarian Productions.
Dave, the Chipmunks father figure, is traveling to Europe on business and is leaving the boys in the hands of absent minded babysitter Miss Miller. Genres are: Comedy, Family, here is the storyline: A struggling songwriter named Dave Seville finds success when he comes across a trio of singing chipmunks: mischievous leader Alvin, brainy Simon, and chubby, impressionable Theodore. There are a few things I found a little annoying but there's not enough here to really complain about. Of course, Dave would never allow this, and the scheme to keep him and babysitting Mrs. If you have any legal issues please contact the appropriate media file owners or host sites. Later, the Chipmunks and —Brittany, Jeanette, and Eleanor—play the Around the World in 30 Days, and Alvin and Brittany argue over which would win an actual race around the world. We never used to like him.
Then and now we love the idea of traveling around the world and doing fun and sometimes dangerous things. The Family Guide to Movies on Video. The storyline is engaging, the characters are likable and the entire feel of this cartoon, the vibe and atmosphere is sure to excite and entertain any child. I also would have liked to see the boys really understand the danger in what they did, leaving home unchaperoned, trusting strangers. Alvin is none to happy with this arrangement for he wants to travel with Dave and see the wonders of the world. The box-office failure of 's in 1985 had led to the layoff of a number of Disney animators such as , and , whom Bagdasarian promptly hired to work on his film. The film, directed by and written by Karman and , stars the voices of Karman, Bagdasarian, and , and follows the Chipmunks and the Chipettes as they go on a hot air balloon race around the world that is the cover for a diamond smuggling ring.