The Rugrats Movie

1998 animated film

The Rugrats Movie is the first Nickelodeon Rugrats movie. It is about Tommy, the main character, getting a new baby brother named Dil. Tommy is jealous because Dil gets the most attention. Tommy and friends try to return Dil to the hospital in their toy Reptar wagon and manage to get lost in the forest.

The Rugrats Movie
Directed by
Written byLee Unkrich
Screenplay by
Based onRugrats
by Arlene Klasky
Gabor Csupo
Paul Germain
Produced by
Edited by
  • John Bryant
  • Kimberly Rettberg
Music byMark Mothersbaugh[1]
Distributed by
Release dates
  • November 20, 1998 (1998-11-20) (United States)
Running time
80 minutes[2]
CountryUnited States
Budget$24 million
Box office$141 million


Burger King

  • Shirleylock homes Angelica
  • Spike to the rescue
  • Phil and Lil my reptar
  • Okey dokey Tommy
  • Dectargo glider
  • Chuckie's treasure hunt
  • Baby Dil awakened
  • Aqua Reptar
  • Clip on Tommy
  • Scootin' Susie
  • Reptar wagon
  • Monkey mayhem


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Detail view of Movies Page". AFI Catalog of Feature Films. Retrieved May 16, 2015.
  2. "The Rugrats Movie (U)". British Board of Film Classification. December 16, 1998. Retrieved August 28, 2016.