Tom and Jerry: The Movie

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Tom and Jerry: The Movie is a 1992 American animated musical comedy film in which cat and mouse duo Tom and Jerry reluctantly work together to save a young girl from her evil aunt.

Directed by Phil Roman. Written by Dennis Marks.
The world's most famous cat and mouse in their first motion picture.(taglines)

Tom Cat[edit]

  • Hey, you little pipsqueak, I oughta-! Hey! How come you've never spoke before?

Jerry Mouse[edit]

  • Uh-oh! Don't look now, but here comes the dragon lady! [Tom and Robyn cower]

Robyn Starling[edit]

  • [repeated line] Tom, Jerry.

Michael Starling[edit]

  • Robyn, I'm coming! Hang on!
  • Robyn, I promise I'll never leave you again.

Pristine Figg[edit]

  • As for you, orphan. For running away, you're going to bed without dinner. And your bed is back in the attic where orphans belong.
  • She's escaped again! I've gotta call Lickboot.
  • This is where they found her last time.
  • [singsongy] Yoohoo! Robyn Starling, it's your Aunt Figg, darling, who has come to take you home!
  • Didn't he go before we left home?
  • You fools, look what you've done! Lickboot, grab the girl and let's get outta here!
  • [last words before their defeat] Gimme those keys! Look what you've done!


  • We've got to have money.
  • That's exactly what you're doing. [Figg: Shut up, you twit!]
  • [as Robyn kicks him] Ow! Why, you little…!
  • [last words before their defeat] But the girl!

Dr. Applecheek[edit]

  • [last words before his defeat] Sorry, boys! One good turn deserves another! [laughs evilly]


Puggsy: The name is Puggsy. What's yours?
Tom: I'm Tom.
Jerry: And I'm Jerry.
[They're shocked as they look at each other]
Both: You talked!
Tom: Well sure I talk, what do you think I am, a dummy?
Jerry: You said it, I didn't.
Tom: Hey, you little pipsqueak, I oughtta- Hey! How come you never spoke before?
Jerry: There was nothing I wanted to say that I thought you'd understand, and there still isn't!
Tom: All right, that does it, you little… Oh, boy, you get me angry!

Robyn Starling: Who are you?
Tom: Nobody.
Jerry: Just us. He's Tom, and I'm Jerry.

[Tom, Jerry and their new friend, Robyn Starling, are sitting near a fire under a bridge.]
Jerry: So your name's Robyn and you ran away from home.
Robyn: How did you know?
Jerry: Your name's on your locket.
[He points at Robyn's heart-shaped locket]
Robyn: Oh, yes. It's Robyn Starling. I'm afraid I don't have a home anymore. I'm an orphan. My mother died when I was a baby.
Jerry: What about your father? What happened to him?
Robyn: My father's on an expedition climbing a mountain, when the snow gave way in an-
Tom: Avalanche?
Robyn: [starts to cry] Uh-huh, and- he was the most wonderful father in the world.
[She opens the locket and shows the duo pictures of herself and her father]
Robyn: We had our own secret place just for the two of us, and-
Jerry: And that's where you were going?
[Robyn wipes a tear from her eye]
Robyn: Uh-huh, and to get away from… my Aunt Figg.
[Robyn stops crying, then scowls]
Robyn: She's not really my aunt, just my guardian. But she's taken over the house. She moved me into the attic and gave my room to her dog, Ferdinand.
Tom: Ferdinand?
Robyn: Aunt Figg was always calling me "orphan". She even stole my locket and threw it out the window, but I climbed down and found it, and–
Jerry: Kept on running.
Robyn: As fast as I could, and I'm never going back.
Tom: Oh, smart, real smart, kid. You got a roof over your head, three sure meals a day, a warm bed. Who'd wanna leave that?
Jerry: I hate to admit it, Robyn, but Tom's right. You never know what you're missing till you don't have it.
Robyn: You don't know Aunt Figg. She seems sweet, but underneath, she's mean. Real mean.
Jerry: Aw, come on. I'll bet she's frantic looking for you.
Tom: Oh, sure. She's crying her eyes out for you right this minute.

Lickboot: [discussing the truth about Robyn] Just pray the police find her, or we're doomed to return to the ranks of the peasantry. And you'd better hope this rumor that dashing Daddy Starling may have survived the avalanche is just a rumor, or we'll be worse than ordinary. We'll be...
Figg: Don't say it!
Lickboot: Poor.
Figg: Penniless!
Lickboot: Bankrupt!
Figg: No more money?
Lickboot: [in a sinister tone] We've got to have... money!

[Tom and Jerry have just told Robyn that her father had survived the avalanche in Tibet]
Robyn: He's alive?! My dad's alive?! I've got to go find him. He might be hurt.
[She opens her drawer, then pulls out clothing and throws them aside]
Robyn: I’m sure he needs me. It’ll be cold in Tibet.
[As Robyn throws the clothing out of the drawer, a sock flies into Jerry's face. As Robyn puts on a raincoat, Jerry removes the sock. As a hat lands on Tom's head, Robyn takes it off of his head and puts it on her own]
Robyn: I better wear a hat.
Jerry: Tibet?
[Robyn sits on the bed to pull up her sock]
Robyn: If that's where my daddy is, that's where I'm going.
[She gets up and goes to the edge of the bed]
Tom: Do you have any idea where Tibet is?
Robyn: No.
[Robyn pulls the bedsheets off the bed]
Jerry: It's way, way, way out there.
Robyn: Put your finger here, please.
[Tom puts his finger on the knot, allowing Robyn to tie the line to the bedpost. Tom pulls his finger out]
Tom: It's across the river.
Jerry: Into the woods.
Tom: Over the hills.
Jerry: It's past Cleveland.
[Robyn picks up the bedsheets]
Robyn: Here, Tom.
[As she gives Tom the line of bedsheets, he catches them]
Robyn: Throw this end out the window.
[Tom makes his way over to the window. He opens it and drops the line of bedsheets down the front of the house. Robyn puts on her backpack. She looks down to the ground, then climbs down the line. Robyn lands on the ground. Tom and Jerry look down from the window.]
Robyn: Tom, hurry!
[Tom starts to climb down the line. Jerry hops onto his hands]
Jerry: Down, please.
Tom: I'll give you a down.
[As Tom grabs him, Jerry points down. Tom looks down and realizes he has let go of the line and gulps, looking wide-eyed as if saying, "Oh, dear!" Both he and Jerry fall to the ground. Figg wakes up, turns on the lamp, and removes her sleeping eye pieces. She sees the line of bedsheets hanging outside the window]
Figg: She's escaped again! I've gotta call Lickboot.
[She picks up the phone]

Robyn: What do we do?
Tom: I'll get us outta here. Come on!

Jerry: Push the red button. It's always red.
Tom: I know! I was just gonna push it!

[Michael Starling speaks into a radio while flying his helicopter]
Man on radio: Your daughter has run away, and no one knows where she is.
Michael: What? My daughter's run away? If Robyn's in trouble, there's only one place she'll go.
[He turns the helicopter around and flies back to find his daughter]

[After the cabin, Robyn's Nest, was collapsed by the fire, Tom surfaces and searches for Jerry]
Tom: Jerry! Jerry, where are you? Oh, don't leave me, little buddy. You just gotta be here!
[Jerry watches from a piece of debris from the house]
Tom: You're the best pal a guy could ever have! Please, be alive! I promise you. Uh, uh…
Jerry: [behind Tom] All the cheese I can eat?
Tom: Yeah, all the cheese you can eat. And, uh…
Jerry: No more traps?
Tom: No more traps.
Jerry: And no tricks?
Tom: No tricks.
Jerry: That's a promise?
Tom: That's a… Huh?
[He notices Jerry unharmed and gets angry. He then grabs him]
Tom: Ooh, I'm gonna…! Why, you little…!


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