Caillou

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (152)

  • Caillou: (after his car's wheel pops off while he's playing with it) Silly old car! (picks it up and shakes it) Silly! Silly! SILLY! (throws the broken car on the floor and starts throwing a temper tantrum WAAAAAH!

  • (When Caillou's mom took the Teddy shirt off Rosie) Rosie: Teddy shirt?

  • Caillou's Mom: Gilbert's a kitty cat, and he likes to play kitty cat games--not people games.

  • Rosie: Rhino, Dino! Rhino, Dino!

  • Daddy: I'll tell you what we're going to do. Were going to take care of business. That's what we're going to do. Caillou: Yeah!

  • Caillou: (exploding at Clementine) I don't WANT to play families! I want to play...DINOSAURS!!! Grrrrr!

  • Caillou: What are those little white things on the ground, Daddy? Daddy: Those are houses, Caillou. We're high up in a plane.

  • Caillou: Mommy! Rosie won't stop bothering me!
    Doris: (folding laundry) Maybe she just wants to play with you!
    Caillou: But I don't want to play with her!
    Doris: (losing patience) Caillou...I'm busy, and I can't be solving your problems all the time.
    Caillou: (whining) But, MommyyYYYY...!
    Doris: (starting to get angry) You and Rosie have to learn how to work out your own problems!
    Caillou: No! We can't! (stomps up the basement stairs)
    Doris: (furiously, stomps her foot) Caillou!

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Notes (258)

  • Caillou is only 3 in this episode.

  • Caillou is only 3 in this episode.

  • First known apparance of Mr. Hinkle.

  • Mr. Hinkle is known as Monsieur Lajoie in the french version of the show.

  • Caillou is only 3 in this episode.

  • "Caillou Hates Vegetables" is based on the book "Caillou-Mealtime".

  • Mrs. Martin's full name is revealed in this episode: it's Anne Martin.

  • We see in this episode that Leo started out as a bully, but soon befriends Caillou (and in later episodes, become inseperatable).

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Trivia (110)

  • Caillou is only 3 in this episode.

  • First known apparance of Mr. Hinkle.

  • Mr. Hinkle is known as Monsieur Lajoie in the french version of the show.

  • Caillou is only 3 in this episode.

  • "Caillou Hates Vegetables" is based on the book "Caillou-Mealtime".

  • When Caillou says "oops!" after he made his daddy splash himself with the hose, his mouth doesn't move.

  • At the end of the episode when Rosie is looking at Gilbert through her play pen,the sleeves on her dress are missing.

  • Rosie's dress was blue when she was sleeping but shortly after she woke up, her dress was green.

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Allusions (5)

  • Sarah: "Xin Nien Hau!"
    Generally, this means "Happy new year". However, some Chinese communities say "Gong Xi Fa Chai" instead, which is synonymous to the Vulcans' "Live Long and Prosper".

  • Sarah: "Have you got your special coin today"
    The special coin in a red packet was originally given during Chinese New Year as a sign of prosperity. Nowadays, though, the packet contains money for the child to spend or save up (more often the former) instead.

  • "Caillou and the Sheep" is a reference to Mary Had a Little Lamb.

  • Title: Caillou the Brave The title of this episode is a play on the children's book by Beverly Cleary, Ramona the Brave.

  • Title: Caillou the Explorer The title of this episode is a play on words of the popular Nickelodeon animated series, Dora the Explorer.