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Garfield: The Movie
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Directed by Peter Hewitt
Produced by John Davis
John Kilkenny
Michele Imperato
Neil A. Machlis
Brian Manis
Written by Screenplay:
Joel Cohen
Alec Sokolow
Jim Davis
Starring Breckin Meyer
Mac Davis
Anne Murray
Jennifer Love Hewitt
Stephen Tobolowsky
Bill Murray
Music by Christophe Beck
Tim Boland
Cinematography Dean Cundey
Editing by Michael A. Stevenson
Distributed by 20th Century Fox
Release date(s) June 11, 2004
Running time 82 mins.
Country United States
Language English
Budget $50 million
Money made $198,964,901

Garfield: The Movie is an 2004 animated comedy movie that was produced by John Davis, John Kilkenny, Michele Imperato, Neil A. Machlis and Brian Manis and was directed by Peter Hewitt. Garfield: The Movie was released on June 11, 2004 in North America. The movie received negative reviews with a 14% rating on Rotten Tomatoes and a 27 out of 100 from Metacritic. A sequel to the movie was released in 2006 and was called, Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties.


  • Breckin Meyer as Jon Arbuckle
  • Jennifer Love Hewitt as Dr. Liz Wilson
  • Stephen Tobolowsky as Happy Chapman
  • Stephen Tobolowsky as Happy's brother
  • Evan Arnold as Wendall
  • Mark Christopher Lawrence as Christopher Mello
  • Eve Brent Ashe as Mrs. Baker
  • Juliette Goglia as Little Girl
  • Joe Bays as Raccoon Lodge Member
  • Leyna Nguyen as News Reporter
  • Joe Ochman as Engineer
  • Jim Davis as a drunken conventioner (uncredited)
  • Bill Murray as Garfield (Voice)
  • Gregg Berger as Odie the Dog (Voice)
  • Nick Cannon as Louis (Voice)
  • Alan Cumming as Persnikitty/Sir Roland (Voice)
  • David Eigenberg as Nermal (Voice)
  • Brad Garrett as Luca (Voice)
  • Debra Messing as Arlene (Voice)
  • Richard Kind as Dad Rat (Voice)
  • Debra Jo Rupp as Mom Rat (Voice)
  • Wyatt Smith as Kid Rat #1 (Voice)
  • Jordan Kaiser as Kid Rat #2 (Voice)
  • Alyson Stoner as Kid Rat #3 (Voice)
  • Billy West as Dog (Voice)
  • Jimmy Kimmel as Spanky (Voice)
  • Mo'Nique as a rat. Her part was deleted in the final cut of the movie. (Voice)

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