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Dadnapped (2009)

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Melissa has a bad case of sibling rivalry, only her competition is a fictional character in her father's best-selling novel about a teenage super spy. When her father is "dadnapped" by a ... See full summary »

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Paul Hoen

Writer:

Alan Silberberg
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Emily Osment ... Melissa Morris
David Henrie ... Wheeze
Jason Earles ... Merv
Jonathan Keltz ... Trip Zoome
Moises Arias ... Andre
Denzel Whitaker ... Sheldon
Charles Halford ... Skunk
Phill Lewis ... Maurice Legarche
George Newbern ... Neal Morris
Jennifer Stone ... Debbie (voice)
Seth Packard ... Sammy
Brandon Luke Bringhurst Brandon Luke Bringhurst ... Fan Guy
Trevor Snarr Trevor Snarr ... Bobby-O
Kenda Benward Kenda Benward ... Suzie
Bryson Kuan Bryson Kuan ... Pizza Driver
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Storyline

Melissa has a bad case of sibling rivalry, only her competition is a fictional character in her father's best-selling novel about a teenage super spy. When her father is "dadnapped" by a group of overzealous fans, it's up to Melissa to help him by tapping her inner superhero. Written by Dadnapped

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TV-G | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 February 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Apurablók See more »

Filming Locations:

Magna, Utah, USA See more »

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Budget:

$4,500,000 (estimated)
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Production Co:

Salty Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Sabrina Bryan was originally supposed to play Melissa Morris. See more »

Goofs

After Melissa and her father get taken by Skunk and his brother they are handcuffed together. Later when they are in the van the are cuffed separate. Then cuffed together again later on. See more »

Connections

References Nim's Island (2008) See more »

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Hero in Me
Performed by Emily Osment
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It was dad-tackler!
3 February 2013 | by GirlGoneWildeSee all my reviews

Very very very interesting. Father gets dad-napped, kids chase after the wannabe cops around town in order to save the girl.

I found halfway through the movie that "dad-napped" is a play-on word. Cause "kid-napped" would imply that kids get kid-napped...but in the case of this film, one of the paternal fathers of one of the stars (Emily O.) is dad-napped.

The movie however was poorly filmed, it reminded me of a short tube clip but what more can you expect from a low budget Disney movie? I felt the 'family' connection. They should have come up with a song.

This film remind me of a beautiful mind, in that is showed a real portrayal of a person with schizophrenia. Can somebody say Oscars? (winky face) I laughed, I cried, I even ate my heart.


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