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Meet the Robinsons () Danny Elfman and Bridget Fonda at an event for .. Quotes. [first lines] Michael "Goob" Yagoobian: Then, um, I didn't choose that. (The Meatball Fight) Gaston: And so it begins Ready, aim, fire! (Fires a meatball from a miniature cannon) Franny: (gasps) Ha! Surely that is not the best you. I say that I would be a criminal mastermind like Moriarty but in reality I would I think Bowler Hat Guy from Meet the Robinsons and Yzma from from The.
Steve Anderson Notable Actors: Meet the Robinsons comes to us with the best intentions. It really really wants to be a good movie. It really really wants to take the ideals of Walt Disney and show them to us in a fun and entertaining way. It really really wants us to think that a dinosaur being thrown in the plot makes sense. Sometimes, especially near its final scenes, Meet the Robinsons gets what it wants.
Other times, it doggie paddles for help. The film itself originally shared the same name as the book. It was meant to come out in When Lasseter saw the film though, he found the villain to not be interesting or threatening and asked that things be retooled. Changes began to unfold and within 6 months, over half the movie had been thrown out and redone.
Also, a dinosaur was added. He is also looking for his mother, who left him at birth. This sets him on a path to create a machine that can look into the past so that he can find out who his real mother is. Of course, this is all thwarted when an evil guy in a bowler hat shows up to mess things up. Soon, Lewis is being taken away by a young man, Wilbur, from the future and the adventure ensues as they try to avoid being caught by Bowler Hat Guy, and DOR Dorishis hat.
The time travel aspect is actually pretty fun and makes for a fairly interesting time space continuum plot.
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How does the world change with one decision? Why are our failures just as important as our victories? These are the questions that start to unravel as Lewis begins to discover how the world got to be the way it is.
Lewis is a fairly strong main character and his plight of wanting to find a family and find his mother is one that is very easy to relate to within this crazy story that can sometimes seem a bit far fetched. Good Christ is he hilarious.
The way he moves is hilarious.
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Annoying little girl, I don't have time for this. I'm on a very important — Franny: Don't sass me, boy! Like Parent, Like Spouse: For her future husband, Lewis. Word of God stated that Franny's body model was used for Lewis's mother as well. As a child, Franny is able to push around Wilbur, who is much taller and older than she is.
As previously mentioned, she attacked a T-Rex when it tried to grab Lewis. Franny is feisty, sweet, and was willing to adopt Lewis the first day she met him. She doesn't because he turns out to be the younger self of her future husband. Black hair and a light complexion. Wears a red bowtie in her head and red heels, she's also one of the good guys. Implied to be this with Gaston. Single Woman Seeks Good Man: When Lewis and Franny first meet at the science fair, Franny gets lovestruck gaze after her future husband tells her he believes in her dream of teaching frogs to sing.
An expert in karate and would rather teach frogs to sing then play with dolls. Cornelius Robinson Click here to see Cornelius Voiced by: He is in charge of Robinson Industries. Of Robinson Industries, the leading scientific company in the world. A brilliant scientist who was responsible for the inventions that led to the good future.
He met his future wife, Franny, when they were both kids and at the science fair. He's this with inventing stuff. His motto isn't "Keep Moving Forward" for nothing. A major plot point, in fact.
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He kept the same spiky hairstyle he had in his youth when he went by Lewis. This is the reason Wilbur kept Present! Lewis' hair covered with a hat. He has shades of this with his wife. After all, she is always right. He's pretty darn good looking, even with wearing a labcoat and his necktie.
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In reality, Cornelius bares no resemblance to his voice actor. Thanks to the memory scanner, he was able to show what he could do, even owning his own company and building the inventions in them.
Though having a scientist for an adopted mom probably helped matters. Harland Williams The robot butler and honorary member of the Robinson family. Towards the end of the movie, Doris kills Carl by impaling him with her arm weapon. Impaled with Extreme Prejudice: By Doris, when Carl and Wilbur go to rescue Lewis.Tiny the T rex scene
Carl is a shiny, golden robot. Carl has shown to be consistently polite and helpful. He is the least strange member of the household Pick Your Human Half: Carl is completely robot in appearance and has the character traits of a human. To the Robinsons, but especially Wilbur. He is considered part of the family, even he's not blood related, and is treated like a Robinson. He works for the Robinsons and doesn't hide his snarky side. Stephen Anderson Grandma Lucille Voiced by: Lauri Metcalf Uncle Art Voiced by: Adam West Uncle Gaston Voiced by: Don Hall Cousin Tallulah Voiced by: Ethan Sandler Cousin Laszlo Voiced by: Ethan Sandler Uncle Joe Voiced by: Unknown Aunt Billie Voiced by: Ethan Sandler Lefty Voiced by: Nathan Greno The rest of the unique family.
When the T-Rex attacks Lewis, Billie slams its with her lifesize "toy train. When Lewis first meets Grandpa Bud, he is hunting for his false teeth, in quintessential Robinson style.
Petunia, her "daughter" Tallulah, and her "son" Laszlo. They show their fiery nature when Petunia's children were arguing while painting the house. A few minutes later, Petunia slaps her husband. Aunt Petunia berates and smacks him around Uncle Art most of the time, Uncle Gaston when food-fighting with Franny. You don't understand what's at stake here; Uncle Joe's seen the toast! We're past the point of no return!
He is briefly shown sucking his thumb a bit later. Franny's brothers, Gaston and Art, who all have black hair and light complexion. Implied to be this between Gaston and Franny. Played straight with Dmitri and Spike in a doorbell ringing contest. Tall, Dark, and Handsome: Art Framagucci is tall, muscular, has dark hair, and is quite handsome. Uncle Fritz, who seems to be the "voice" for his "wife" and puppet, Aunt Petunia.
Stephen Anderson "Everyone will tell you to let it go and move on, but don't! Instead, let it fester and boil inside of you! Take these feelings and lock them away. Let them fuel your actions. Let hate be your ally, and you will be capable of wonderfully horrid things. He's more pathetic than villainous.
Doris, on the other hand He tries to be this. He tries to serve as this to Goob, telling him to hold onto his resentment. Goob is just confused. Seems to be the inspiration for his design. Didn't Think This Through: Bowler Hat Guy's main downfall is that he doesn't think any of his plans through.
To Doris; without her assistance, he's virtually a Harmless Villain. Even Evil Has Standards: Even Bowler Hat Guy only wanted to ruin one kid's future, and never wanted to enslave humanity, as Doris ends up doing in the Bad Future.
He's constantly cackling, but instead of making him menacing it highlights how ineffective and pathetic he is. Evil Makes You Ugly: We get to see bits and pieces of him growing up from Goob to become Bowler Hat Guy - he starts out reasonably attractive, but then he starts getting lankier and spindlier from stewing incessantly in a cramped, dark room in the abandoned orphanage until he's his Dastardly Whiplash present self.
Face Death with Dignity: After going back in time and preventing himself from turning evil, he quietly leaves Lewis at the Robinson family house, knowing this version of himself will be Ret Gone from existence.
The basic difference between Bowler Hat Guy and Lewis especially Lewis' future as Cornelius is the essence of the movie's moral: Lewis points this out after the Motive Rantbut Bowler Hat Guy chooses to keep blaming other people for his problems.
Goob blamed Lewis for making him miss the winning ball for his team, which got him beaten up. The loss took such a toll on him that he never got adopted and stayed in the orphanage until he hit his thirties.
The director's commentary states that jealousy of Cornelius Robinson is Bowler Hat Guy's entire motivation for his villainy. Until he meets Doris, and even then he is hopelessly incompetent at being evil. When Lewis shows him the Bad Futureand of course, when his Start of Darkness is erased from history.
His attempts to pass off Lewis's invention as his own, and using Mini-Doris to make zombified slaves out of Frankie the Frog and the T-rex come across as these. At the Inventco offices: Uh, what do you hope to accomplish with this?
Oh, nothing of consequence, I simply wish to You mean you haven't thought this through? Now, my slave, seize the boy!
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Bring him to me. Did you not hear what I said, you idiot? Grab the boy and bring him! Frankie [in a monotonous robotic voice]: Well, it's just that there's a million people over there, and I have little arms. I'm just not so sure how well this plan was thought through