The cartoon misadventures of four babies and their snotty older cousin as they face the things in life they don't understand.
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 Lil DeVille / ... 167 episodes, 1990-2006
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 Didi Pickles / ... 153 episodes, 1990-2005
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 Stu Pickles / ... 144 episodes, 1990-2005
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 Chas Finster / ... 141 episodes, 1991-2005
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 Grandpa Lou Pickles / ... 82 episodes, 1990-1997
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 Dil Pickles / ... 74 episodes, 1997-2006
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 Charlotte Pickles / ... 71 episodes, 1992-2003
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Rugrats is a show about 4 babies, Tommy Pickles, Chuckie Finster, and Phil and Lil Deville. As we see their lives unravel, we get to hear them talk. On the sidelines are Tommy's mean cousin Angelica, their friend Susie Carmichael (same age as Angelica), and everybody's parents. Written by Bounce <Bounce@aloha.net>

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The reason Tommy is always depicted as adventurous and "brave" is because he was born premature. Hence his "fighting" spirit. See more »

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Chuckie's Saturn shirt is usually a yellow planet with a red ring. In the first season, a common animation error is for the colors to be vice-versa - with the colors sometimes changing between scenes. See more »

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Chuckie: They're scary just like the English Muffins!
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lets morph! ...not
6 July 2006 | by See all my reviews

OK. Rugrats WAS an awesome show. They had good plot lines but the show was on t.v. too long. They ruined the reputation they previously had by allowing Nick to take over. Rugrats "all growed up" was an okay movie and a cheap excuse for a television show. I remember as a child running through the door, and grabbing the remote so that i could turn on my favourite show. Then it started to get ridiculous. The simple plot lines where babies outsmart adults morphed into plot lines where they, forced their parents to get married (or not get married), grew up and started dating, and i can't say what else because i found it too pathetic to watch. Nick took a great show and decided that it needed a larger audience (which was totally wrong). They polled people and decided that teens like watching shows about other teens (which is true) and they decided to lose the audience they had and gain a very,very,very small audience. I give the old rug rats a 10 out of 10 and the new rug rats a 0 out of 10 i vote a happy medium with a five out of ten. Good luck to the rest of you forced to watch the pathetic new episodes.


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