MyAnimeList is the largest online anime and manga database in the world! Now, in conclusion, if some network ever brings it back, I hope that you catch it one day before it goes off the air for good. I'll TALK! During Murray's Reddit AMA, he provided the role as the titular character because he mistook the screenplay writer's name, Joel Cohen, for Joel Coen of the Coen brothers. Each episode has 3 6-10 min. And I said, "Okay, you better show me the whole rest of the movie, so we can see what we're dealing with." ", "Garfield: The Movie Movie Review (2004)", The Garfield Show: Threat of the Space Lasagna. Shortly after, Garfield and Odie subdue Chapman by activating the collar. Invasion of the Big Robots: Garfield wakes up and finds himself in the wrong cartoon - an action packed cartoon. [beat] What the hell? A lasagne-loving pussycat adventures and explores the differences between good and bad, and right and wrong. So I worked all day and kept going, "That's the line? Brad Dourif, Thomas Lennon, and Michael Ironside were considered to play Happy Chapman. Puss In High Tops: In this fairy tale, Garfield wins the hand of a Princess for Jon. Search for "Garfield and Friends" on Amazon.com, Title: Finally, I went out to L.A. to record my lines. Jon tries to ask Liz out, but due to a misunderstanding, Jon is given custody of a dog named Odie, who is lovable, playful and friendly. However, the opening sequence and theme song are two things I remember very well. The performances were top-grade, too. Stories about Garfield the cat, Odie the dog, their owner Jon and the trouble they get into, and Orson the Pig and his adventures on a farm with fellow farm animals. Here, he and his dull-witted canine cohort Odie end up at the pound. With Lorenzo Music, Thom Huge, Gregg Berger, Howard Morris. Nermal and Arlene witness this as Odie runs away where he is then picked up by an elderly woman named Mrs. Baker. This page is for Garfield's English and foreign Voice Actors. Chapman and his assistant Wendell find a notice Mrs. Baker created of Odie and, recognizing the lucrative possibilities, claim Odie as Happy's own. https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Garfield:_The_Movie&oldid=990804560, Live-action films based on animated series, Short description is different from Wikidata, All Wikipedia articles written in American English, Articles with unsourced statements from November 2020, Articles with unsourced statements from October 2016, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 26 November 2020, at 16:23. During its theatrical run, it was preceded by an Ice Age short film, Gone Nutty. Before I wrap this up, I'd like to say that I'll always remember this show in my memory forever, even though I don't think I've seen every episode. So I sat down and watched the whole thing, and I kept saying, "Who the hell cut this thing? ", Murray said in an interview with GQ that he was confused when he agreed to play the voice of Garfield for the film.. Frankenstein Feline: Jon dreams he's Dr. Frankenstein building a cat. Garfield (2004) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. ", The film opened up with $21,727,611 domestically in its first weekend. With Frank Welker, Wally Wingert, Gregg Berger, Jason Marsden. While the film received negative reviews from critics, it was a box office success, grossing over $200 million on a $50 million budget. Garfield, created in 1978 by Jim Davis has become one of the most well-known cartoon felines in history. for the film and its soundtrack. When I think about it, I remember it pretty well. Jon and Liz arrive and find Chapman, whom Jon punches in the face for the theft of his pets. Chapman heads for the train station with Garfield in close pursuit. 5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film an average grade of "B+" on an A+ to F scale. Number of Comparisons: 4 Franchise: Garfield Garfield, created in 1978 by Jim Davis has become one of the most well-known cartoon felines in history. It's interesting. View production, box office, & company info. However, an animal control officer catches Garfield, mistaking him as a stray. When Odie comes out to comfort Garfield, he gets inside and locks Odie out on purpose. A. O. Scott of The New York Times wrote: "That Garfield speaks in the supercilious, world-weary drawl of Bill Murray is some small consolation, as are a few of the animal tricks. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. Meanwhile, Mrs. Baker tells Jon that Chapman took Odie, making him believe Garfield was taken by Chapman as well and then learn Chapman is leaving for the train station. Baha Men performed the song "Holla!" Jon, Garfield and Odie audition for the talent show "Pet Search" in hopes of winning the $1000 prize and a chance at the finals in Hollywood. Anime voice actor & seiyuu comparison Interesting Matchups MyAnimeList.net. Shelf Esteem: Roy bets Wade and Lanolin that Orson can't get his books put away ... Puss in High Tops/Egg Over Easy: Part 1/The Beast from Beyond. Garfield escapes from the car on a trip to the vet and finds the place where he grew up. , Rhythm and Hues provided special effects for the film. They attack Chapman and place the collar on his neck, allowing Odie to escape. All logos, images, video and audio clips pertaining to actors, characters and related indicia belong to their respective © and ™ owners. Garfield creator Jim Davis appeared as an uncredited drunken convention attendee, but his role was cut from the final version of the film. , This film was shot in Los Angeles, California, including some scenes that were shot at an Amtrak station in that city. They're funny. The star of the series was Garfield, a lazy feline whose only desires in life were lasagna, catnaps and kicking his hapless canine companion, Odie, off the table. I hope some network brings it back so I can see every episode. Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist. But, it's complete horse shit.  The special features includes a behind-the-scenes footage, deleted scenes, and the Baha Men music video "Holla!". He responds by saying "Garfield, maybe. The show also starred Garfield's hopelessly-single owner, Jon Arbuckle.