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Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)

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While on vacation in Mexico, Chloe, a ritzy Beverly Hills chihuahua, finds herself lost and in need of assistance in order to get back home.

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Chloe, a diamond-clad ultra-pampered Beverly Hills Chihuahua finds herself being "puppy-sit" by the niece, Rachel, of her owner when she leaves for Europe for one of her fashion shows. Rachel is enjoying her aunt's wealthy home but can't resist a weekend trip to Mexico with her friends. With Chloe in tote, Rachel's partying quickly disgusts Chloe and she decides she will go home herself. Chloe quickly gets lost in Mexico and thrown into a dog-fighting ring where she meets Delgado, an ex police K9 who is there and finds himself between his old enemy Diablo, the drug-lord's dog who ruined his career, and Chloe. After saving her and himself, Delgado agrees to help her get home and they begin their journey across Mexico for Beverly Hills. Meanwhile, Rachel has enlisted the help of her Aunt's gardener and Papi, the gardener's Chihuahua who's crazy about Chloe, to help find and save her. At the same time Diablo's master has learned of Chloe's identity and plans on dog-napping her for a big ... Written by JRemingtonW

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Rated PG for some mild thematic elements | See all certifications »

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3 October 2008 (USA)  »

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$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$29,300,465 (USA) (5 October 2008)

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$94,514,402 (USA)
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Trivia

This is the second time director Raja Gosnell and composer Nick Glennie-Smith worked together. Their first collaboration was Gosnell's directorial debut Home Alone 3 (1997) where Glennie-Smith wrote the score. However this time Glennie-Smith is only the orchestra conductor and not the composer. The composer this time is instead Heitor Pereira. See more »

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Puerto Vallarta doesn't have any railroads at all. See more »

Quotes

Papi: [upon realizing Chloe is missing] Hold your tacos!
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Crazy Credits

"The producers, Walt Disney Company and American Humane Association want every pet to have a loving and permanent home. If you are adopting a pet, be sure you are ready for a lifetime commitment and research your choice carefully." See more »

Connections

Followed by Beverly Hills Chihuahua 3: Viva La Fiesta! (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Chihuahua a/k/a Chihuahua 2002
Written by Aloysio de Oliveira (as Alysio De Oliveira), Ray Gilbert, DJ Bobo (as Rene Baumann),
Axel Breitung
Performed by Luis Oliveira and His Bandodalua Boys
Courtesy of Capitol Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
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Should be MANDATORY to actually see the movie before voting!
8 November 2008 | by (Colorado) – See all my reviews

I agree with some of the previous reviewers - how can you rate a movie without even seeing it?!? Well, guess that gives us the right to rate THEM without even knowing them! I give those people a 1.5.

This is a KID'S movie and to rate it a 2 is ridiculous. It's not the best movie but it sure is much better than A LOT of recent kid's/animated films. My kids, 4 & 5, loved this movie and that's really my biggest requirement. There are many others where they were bored and wanted to leave in less than 30 minutes.

To the people voting it so low (especially ones who vote without viewing) - GET A LIFE!


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