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Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez are the world's best secret agents. Their mission is to assassinate each other. When they get within one inch, they fall in love. They marry, and have two kids, Carmen and Juni. They don't tell their kids. Ten years later, they are called into a mission. When their Uncle Felix babysits the Cortez kids, and rogue agents invade the house, Uncle Felix reveals the truth, their parents are spies and were just kidnapped, and Felix is not their uncle. Carmen and Juni escape, and try to rescue Mom and Dad, and save the world.
Real Spies... only smaller
Title: Spy Kids
Release Date: March 18, 2001
Runtime: 88 mins
All Genres: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Languages: English, Spanish
Sound: Dolby Digital EX, SDDS, DTS-ES
IMDB Rating: 5.7
Buried.com Rating: 6.7 - (Rate This Horror Movie at Buried.com)
Category: Horror Movies Starting With S
MPAA Rating: PG
MPAA Rating Reason:
Rated PG for action sequences.
Antonio Banderas ...Gregorio Cortez
Carla Gugino ...Ingrid Cortez
Alexa Vega ...Carmen Cortez
Daryl Sabara ...Juni Cortez
Alan Cumming ...Fegan Floop
Tony Shalhoub ...Alexander Minion
Teri Hatcher ...Ms. Gradenko
Cheech Marin ...Felix Gumm
Robert Patrick ...Mr. Lisp
Danny Trejo ...Machete
Mike Judge ...Donnagon / Donnamight
Richard Linklater ...Cool Spy
Guillermo Navarro ...Pastor
Johnny Reno ...Agent Johnny
Shannon Shea ...FoOglie #1 / Flower
Norman Cabrera ...FoOglie #2 / Tall & Skinny
Trant Batey ...FoOglie #3 / Too Too
Andy W. Bossley ...Brat
Jeffrey J. Dashnaw ...Brat's Dad (as Jeff Dashnaw)
Kara Slack ...Carmen's Friend
Ermahn Ospina ...Cab Driver
Emilio Navarro Mackissack ...Excited Kid at Playground (as Emilio Navarro...
Evan Sabara ...'Intruder' Spy Kid
Rachel Duhame ...President's Robot Daughter
Houston Hooker ...Lisp's Robot Son
Addisyn Fair ...Baby Carmen
Louis Black ...Financier
Charles Ramirez Berg ...Financier
Dick Clark ...Financier
Steve Havens ...Financier
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Spy Kids Horror Film Trailer 1
"Oye Como Spy"
"Floop Castle Theme"
"Cortez Family Theme"
"Spy Kids (Save The World)"
More Movie Taglines:
- Real Spies... only smaller
- Carmen Cortez: Ooooh, shittake mushrooms.
Carmen Cortez: Never send an adult to do a kid's job.
Juni Cortez: It Needs Monsters.
Gregorio Cortez: Remind me to raise their allowance!
Juni Cortez: Eew, gross! Carmen Cortez: What do you see? Juni Cortez: You. Carmen Cortez: Very funny.
- Director Robert Rodriguez edited the movie in his garage. His garage is actually a state of the art editing studio that is in his home, but he calls it his garage.
The Thumb-Thumbs are based on a drawing that Robert Rodriguez did as a child.
The name of the Teri Hatcher character, Miss Gradenko, is a reference to a song by The Police on their 1983 "Synchronicity" album.
Director Trademark: [Robert Rodriguez] [Actors] - Danny Trejo. His characters in Rodriguez films are usually named after a type of knife. (He plays Isador "Machete" Cortez)
The characters in the film, Gregorio, Carmen and Juni are named after family members of Robert Rodriguez.
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