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D3: The Mighty Ducks (1996)

The unruly team of hockey misfits grows up a bit and receives scholarships to a prestigious prep school, where they take on the snotty varsity team.

Director:

Robert Lieberman

Writers:

Steven Brill (characters), Kenneth Johnson (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Emilio Estevez ... Gordon Bombay
Jeffrey Nordling ... Coach Ted Orion
David Selby ... Dean Buckley
Heidi Kling ... Casey Conway
Joshua Jackson ... Charlie Conway
Joss Ackland ... Hans
Elden Henson ... Fulton Reed (as Elden Ryan Ratliff)
Shaun Weiss ... Greg "Goldie" Goldberg
Vincent LaRusso ... Adam Banks (as Vincent A. Larusso)
Matt Doherty ... Lester Averman
Garette Ratliff Henson ... Guy Germaine
Marguerite Moreau ... Connie Moreau
Michael Cudlitz ... Cole
Christopher Orr Christopher Orr ... Rick
Aaron Lohr ... Dean Portman
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Storyline

In the third episode of this series, the Ducks get scholarships to Eden Hall Academy, a high ranking prep school. But as freshmen, they will have to face the snob varsity team... Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

No Fear. No Limits. No Brakes. Just Ducks.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some hockey rough-housing and mild language | See all certifications »

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Details

Official Sites:

Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 October 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Los campeones 3 See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,170,358, 6 October 1996

Gross USA:

$22,955,097

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$22,955,097
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Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Filmed between 22 June 1995 and 11 August 1995. See more »

Goofs

When Charlie and Fulton are throwing up at the amusement park on their day of skipping school, the security guard tells them to "take it outside," but his mouth does not move. See more »

Quotes

Gordon Bombay: [while walking down the hall with Charlie, he leads him to a trophy cabinet and motions to a picture of himself] Check this out. Look at that hair. I look like Greg Brady.
[he and Charlie chuckle]
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Connections

Referenced in Deformed Monsters (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Never Coming Down (Part II)
Written by Royston Langdon and Edgar Jones
Performed by Spacehog
Courtesy of Sire Records
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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maybe the thrill is gone
4 October 1999 | by jaws!See all my reviews

because this movie just couldn't click for me. maybe a little too much over acting. the movie is not paced as good as the first two either. the hockey players don't seem as likeable as they once was,and estevez should've been in the movie longer. all in all an ok movie only because of cool hockey games,but the thrill is mostly gone. i give D3: the mighty ducks ** out of ****


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