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Frog and Wombat (1998)

Not Rated | | Mystery | 1 June 1999 (USA)
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Alli and Jane had their neighborhood under control until their new principal moved in next door and changed everything.

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Laurie Agard

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Laurie Agard
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Emily Lipoma Emily Lipoma ... Jane 'Wombat' Walker
Katie Stuart Katie Stuart ... Allison 'Frog' Parker
Ronny Cox ... Principal Larry Struble
Jessica Cushman Jessica Cushman ... Nancy
Lindsay Wagner ... Sydney Parker
Altair Peterson Altair Peterson ... Dee
Alexandra Schmid Alexandra Schmid ... Tina
Briana Michaud Briana Michaud ... Francesca
Nadine Porterfield Nadine Porterfield ... News Reporter
Carla-Maria Sorey Carla-Maria Sorey ... Secretary Deemo
Ross Malinger ... Steve Johnson
Kristin Rudrüd Kristin Rudrüd ... Mrs. Reverend Walker
Ken Norton ... Security Guard
Nick Scoggin Nick Scoggin ... Reverend Walker
Jean Carol ... Holly Mason
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Storyline

From her bedroom window, Alli (code name "Frog") thinks that she has discovered the cover up of a serious crime. She is convinced that her new school principal has committed a murder, and she is going to prove it! When her best friend, Jane (code name "Wombat"), rejects this idea, a brazen Frog decides to set up surveillance, collect some evidence and break the case. Written by <stacey@sierraimaging.com>

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Growing up can be murder.

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Mystery

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Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 June 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bakfis nyomozópáros See more »

Filming Locations:

California, USA

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Production Co:

Pigtail Productions See more »
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Color

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Marisa Rickerson is the director's sister. Marisa was six months pregnant when she was working on the movie and her son was born during post-production. Newborn Cole Rickerson is listed as an assistant to the director in the final movie credits. Marisa Rickerson has a cameo; look for the pregnant schoolteacher in the administrator's office. See more »

Quotes

Allison 'Frog' Parker: What about the refrigerator?
Francesca: Do you think she's in there?
Jane 'Wombat' Walker: What?
Allison 'Frog' Parker: She thinks she's in the refrigerator.
Jane 'Wombat' Walker: What? Is she insane?
Francesca: The ring could have fallen off when he was stuffing her in there.
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References Rear Window (1954) See more »

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A great mystery film for kids
3 November 1999 | by buffy-40See all my reviews

Frog And Wombat is a great mystery movie for kids about this young girl who belives her new next door neighbour is a murdurer and will go to any lengths to prove it including bringing reluctent friend in to help. This is a great film with great acting from the youngstars especially the talented Katie Stuart as Frog.

Check it out


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