Small Soldiers

"Good"

Small Soldiers Review


Joe Dante's action story, about military-chip-endowed toys that wreak havoc on the neighborhood, is well-intentioned, and with five writers it ought to be. But while Dante would love to recapture the magic of Gremlins, he ends up capturing only the disappointment of Gremlins 2: The New Batch. Phil Hartman's final movie.


Facts and Figures

Run time: 110 mins

In Theaters: Friday 10th July 1998

Box Office Worldwide: $54.7M

Budget: $40M

Distributed by: Dreamworks

Production compaines: DreamWorks Pictures, Universal Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 48%
Fresh: 21 Rotten: 23

IMDB: 6.1 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Starring: as Alan Abernathy, as Christy Fimple, as Gil Mars, as Phil Fimple, as Irwin Wayfair, as Larry Benson, as Stuart Abernathy, as Irene Abernathy, as Marion Fimple, as Timmy Fimple, as Chip Hazard, as Archer, as Kip Killagin, as Butch Meathook, as Link Static, as Brick Bazooka, Clint Walker as Nick Nitro, as Slamfist / Scratch-It, as Insaniac / Freakenstein, as Punch-It, as Gwendy Doll, as Gwendy Doll

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