The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius

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  • Cast & Crew
  • Frank Welker

    Goddard (voice)

  • Rob Paulsen

    Carlton Ulysses "Carl" Wheezer (voice)

  • Debi Derryberry

    James Isaac "Jimmy" Neutron (voice)

  • Megan Cavanaugh

    Judy Neutron; Jimmy's Computer (voice)

  • Mark DeCarlo

    Hugh Beaumont Neutron (voice)

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  • The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius follows Jimmy Neutron, his faithful robotic dog, Goddard, and his eclectic friends and family as they experience life in Retroville. Jimmy is a typical kid, who just happens to be a genius. He creates gadgets to improve his everyday life, but his inventions go awry more often than not, and hilarious trouble ensues.The show world premiered on July 20th, 2002 and it officially ended on November 25th, 2006.SHOW TIMES (USA):Weekdays: 6.30 a.m.; 7.30 p.m.; EST/PST; and 5.30 a.m.; 6:30 p.m.;CST;Daily: 3 p.m.;EST/PST; 2 p.m.;CST;Weekends: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. ;EST/PST; 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.; CSTLos Angeles: Episodes of Jimmy Neutron can be seen on NickToons Network.Weekdays: 12 p.m; 9.30 p.m; 12:30 a.m. Weekends: Sunday 7 p.m.Other ShowingsCanada: Episodes of Jimmy Neutron can be seen on YTV.Weekdays: 3.30 p.m.United Kingdom: Episodes of Jimmy Neutron can be seen on NickToons UK. 11 a.m.Characters:James Isaac "Jimmy" Neutron Jimmy is a very smart kid, a genuine boy genius! But he's still the shortest kid in 5th grade, and he can't go out after dark. He spends his time inventing the wackiest gizmos and gadgets you can think of, and then saving the town of Retroville from the unintended results.... Jimmy is an only child and loves it ... most of the time, anyway. Any way you look at it, he's not your average, everyday kind of kid.Carlton Ulysses "Carl" Wheezer Carl, Jimmy's best friend, loves llamas, and food, and sparkly, shiny things! His favorite channel is The Llama Channel, and one of his favorite activities is folding and hanging his pants! Carl is kinda like an old man trapped in a 5th grader's body. Nonetheless, he's still used as a test subject for many of Jimmy's inventions, and he usually goes along willingly. Although, one of these days, he's gonna end up in the hospital from helping science along....Sheen Juarerra Estevez Sheen, Jimmy's other best friend, is completely, 100% obsessed with UltraLord. UltraLord, as Sheen would be quick to explain, is an action figure (not a doll) from the TV show The UltraLord Show. Sheen almost always has at least one of his many action figures with him, and he can relate anything to UltraLord. He is usually pretty funny and is the most maniacal character in Retroville.Cynthia Aurora "Cindy" Vortex Cindy strongly believes that girls are better than boys, period. Especially if those boys are Jimmy, Carl, and Sheen. Cindy is the second smartest kid at Lindbergh Elementary, which really annoys her - she hates being second-best. But beneath her tough exterior, she secretly has a crush on the town's resident boy genius.Liberty Danielle "Libby" Folfax Libby is Cindy's best friend. She's also something like a walking electronic store, since she's usually wearing her headphones, listening to her CD Player, talking on her cell phone, or any combination thereof. Libby sort of keeps Cindy sane, but she is always there to back her friend up.Goddard Goddard is Jimmy's best invention, since nothing seems to go wrong with him. He's a living, metal, robotic dog who is very useful - he can do just about anything for Jimmy, like getting out tools or listing options. Goddard is actually a little smarter than Jimmy, and he can sometimes tell when an experiment will go wrong. But Jimmy always asures him that it will be fine.... Nick Dean Nick Dean is Mr. Cool according to the kids of Lindbergh Elementary. He can usually be seen with his helmet on, doing fancy tricks on his skateboard.Jimmy's Parents Jimmy's parents are about as normal as their son. Jimmy's dad, Hugh Beaumont Neutron, loves pie and ducks. He's nice and everything, but Jimmy can't help wishing his dad was less embarrasing. Jimmy's mom, Judy Neutron, is more serious than Hugh, and she's where Jimmy got his intelligence. She's the cook and mechanic around the house, always fixing up pies and cars.Miss Winifred Fowl Miss Fowl is the gang's 5th grade teacher. She sounds and looks much like a chicken. She's always willing to teach, even if Jimmy and Cindy are more like the teachers in the Betty Quinlan Our favorite boy genius has a bit of a crush on this older girl. And the more appearances Betty makes, the more jealous Cindy becomes.Bolbi Stroganovsky Bolbi is a foreign exchange student hailing from Bakheristan. Many of our American customs are still a mystery to Bolbi, but he is quickly adapting. One of his first American experiences was being elected student body president on soon after he began attending Lindbergh Elementary.The enemies:King Goobot Goobot is the king of the planet Yolkus. After Jimmy's satellite-toaster lands on his ship, he kidnaps all the parents in Retroville and quickly transforms into Jimmy's worst enemy. Ooblar Ooblar is the brother and sidekick of Goobot. He is often hilarious and crazier than the king.Poultra Poultra is an enormous, mutant chicken. She used to be the chicken god of Yolkus, but she presumably left for another planet after the embarrassing incident with Retroville's kids and parents.Professor Finbarr Calamitous Calamitous is a bumbling, evil genius who never finishes anything, sometimes including his own sentences! Originally, he was plotting to use Jimmy to help him take over Retroville, but now his main goal is to destroy Jimmy and his friends.The Junkman The Junkman is an alien junk-dealer who kidnapped Jimmy's mechanical brother's parents, Mombot and Popbot, to turn them into Grava-Disks. All he cares about is making interstellar money. Also, Goddard appears to be in love with the Junkman's alien dog, Roxy.Eustace Strytch Eustace is a spoiled rich boy who started his enmity with Jimmy in a kite contest. His desire is to have Goddard and to make Jimmy's friends of his own, thought he doesn't trust in anybody but him, his lots of money and his butler, who happens to make him company and responds to every one of his foiled plans.Meldar Meldar is an alien who, using the power of matrix generators in his cuff links, forced different forms of life from different planets to play his game show, Intergalactic Showdown, where the losers got their home planet destroyed! Jimmy and the others got his show cancelled permanently, though, forcing Meldar to work on infomercials.Twonkies Twonkies are cute and fluffy creatures from the comet Twonkus 9 ... at least, they're cute and fluffy until they hear music! Music causes them to mutate into horrible, ugly creatures that try to tear up the town, eventually combining together to form a sort of mega twonkie, and this is the Final state. The Twonkies continue to make cameos in episodes throughout the 3rd season. Be on the lookout for them.Grandma Tatters Althought you can first think of her as a chubby and good-as-bread grandma, she's part of an evil race of aliens from outerspace who can control human's people emotions and make them all 'happy' zombies.Dr. Moist A scientific and crazy genius. He managed to build his own lab in the Bermuda Triangle, at the bottom of the sea. People who passes through, Dr. Moist abducts them to his lab and turns them into Algae Men.FAQWill The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius have more seasons? The third season has finished airing. As for a fourth season, there is only a minimal chance to have more adventures for the boy genius. It seems thought, the production is planning on doing a show spin-offIs it true Jimmy and Cindy love each other deep down? Steve Oedekerk said, in Making of Jimmy Neutron on the DVD of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, "Cindy and Jimmy actually like each other a lot, but, you know, they're at a time and they're at an age where they're very competitive." Carolyn Lawrence added, "It's kinda a love-hate friendship."When are the characters' birthdays? The birthdays for various JN characters, as confirmed by Keith Alcorn, are as follows:Carl: January 17 April: February 2 Judy: February 26 Jimmy: March 14 Hugh: April 1 Nick: May 29 Cindy: June 5 Bolbi: June 7 Ms.Fowl: June 8 Sheen: November 19 Libby: December 11The show is also known in other countries as:Las aventuras de Jimmy Neutrón, el niño inventor (Spanish Title) Las aventuras de Jimmy Neutrón, el niño genio (Mexican Title) As Aventuras de Jimmy Neutron o Menino Gênio (Brazilian Title) Jimmy Neutron der mutige Erfinder (German Title) Jimmy Neutron: Un garçon génial(French Title) Jimmy Neutron, Ragazzo Prodigio (Italian Title) Jimmy Neutron Wonderkind (Dutch Title)The show characters are known in other countries as:Cindy Vortex: Cindy Torbellino in Spain Carl Wheezer: Carl Sin Fuellen in Spain Mrs. Fowl: Urraca in Spain, Srta. Ave in Mexican Beautiful Gorgeous: Hermosa Preciosa in Spain, Linda Hermosa in Mexican The Junkman: Chatarrero in Spain, El Basurero in Mexicanmoreless

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  • Quotes (834)

    • Carl clones: No, no, not us, you got the wrong guys!

    • Jimmy: Carl have you been messing with the cloning machine again?

    • Hugh: When I was Jimmy's age, I too ran away from home. I made it about 3 blocks before my bladder gave out and I had to go home just to get a new diaper. Judy: You were Jimmy's age? Hugh: Ah, a little older actually. Judy: Oh!

    • Hugh: Hey, let me tell you a few things about love, Jimmy. You see, love is a many splendoured...thing. That's it. It's a splendoured thing, Jimmy!

    • Judy: That does it! I'm going after him. Hugh: Aw, now, Sugarbooger... Judy: Now don't you Sugarbooger me. Hugh: Sugarbooger... Judy: Nope, not listening. Hugh: Booger, Booger, Booger, Booger...

    • Ooblar: In a few moments, we will conquer the puny Earthlings-(notices Jimmy's hair) (in a teenage girl's voice) whoever cuts your hair, oh my God, like - (clears throat) with our superior technology!

    • Hugh: You're right, dear! This birthmark does resemble Leonardo DiCaprio!

    • Jimmy: What good is a ten-year-old if he can't test nuclear propulsion units?

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    Notes (241)

    • Most, if not all of the scenes from the movie's teaser trailer were from this episode.

    • The Poster above Jimmy's Bed Says PI IN THE SKY

    • Megan Cavanagh, the voice of Judy Neutron ("Mom") and VOX, was credited as Megan Cavanaugh.

    • The voice acting was done badly in this episode. The video and audio were out of sync with each other.

    • Goddard has a different voice artist here than in the rest of the series

    • This was made in 1998 as a pitch to Nickelodeon for a new TV series, but ended up being the plot for a feature film, and then the Jimmy Neutron TV series was developed.

    • This episode has never aired, but it's on the DVD Confusion Fusion.

    • There is a book based on this movie called "Parent-free Day".

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    Trivia (562)

    • In this short, Cindy wears a pink dress instead of her usual outfit.

    • The theme for this episode, with slightly different lyrics than the rest of the series, is done by the band Astroman.

    • The original, prototype Jimmy Neutron characters only had three fingers and a thumb. Also, Jimmy wore a striped shirt, and Carl had a very different outfit. Cindy's hair was also different in this episode than it is in the rest of the show

    • This episode is essentially a summary of the movie.

    • Although Hugh and Judy appeared in this episode they don't have names. They are just called Mom and Dad.

    • The radar says that there is no sign of adult life from, but when the kids are partying, you see Jimmy's teacher (who's tiny due to Jimmy's shrink ray) fighting a caterpillar. But isn't she an adult?

    • This is the only time Carl has shoulder straps.

    • When Goddard gives options in this movie, he reads them out loud. Later in the series, he is silent.

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    Allusions (569)

    • Goddard: Star Wars What Goddard says as a comeback to Cindy's dog "speaking" Goddard says "Luke, I am your father" This is obvious reference to Star Wars and Darth Vader

    • Name: Jimmy Neutron Jimmy Neutron is a nickname that was given to James Chadwick for discovering the neutron.

    • Jimmy: Fasten your seatbelt, Goddard. It's gonna be a bumpy ride. This quote is based on rides at theme parks.

    • N/A: TV Land When Hugh is flipping through the channels, you see the TV Land symbol. Tv Land is an actual channel that shows mainly old shows.

    • N/A: Girl-Eating Plant The Girl-Eating Plant looks strikingly similar to that of Audrey II from the musical stage show and movie, Little Shop of Horrors.

    • Sheen: This is Ultralord! Ultralord is a reference to the 1966 Japanese television series Ultraman.

    • Ultralord: Apperance Ultralord, Sheen's action figure, seems to be a combonation of "Superman" and "Batman."

    • Spaceship Race: Concept The "sun scene," where Jimmy's spaceship is flying faster and being followed by the Yokian spaceships (all of which explode, save for Goobot's) is a spoof of Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, when Anakin Skywalker competes in a race against Sebulba.

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  • Fan Reviews (384)
  • The show is nothing major

    By auggie-doggie, Jan 15, 2015

  • jimmy neutron

    By kuro_neko11, Jan 13, 2015

  • Not a fan of this show

    By yuss, Jan 13, 2015

  • A rather bland and terribly unfunny show

    By cat98, Jan 13, 2015

  • Jimmy is a hard character to like!

    By lunacat, Jan 13, 2015

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