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Meet the Robinsons is a American computer-animated science fiction comedy film . Originally titled A Day with Wilbur Robinson, production began in June , Danny Minton of the Beaumont Journal said that "The Robinsons might not be a family you want to hang out with, but they sure were fun to meet in this. Michael "Goob" Yagoobian; Lewis (Meet the Robinsons); Franny Robinson; Wilbur Robinson; DOR; Lewis's Mother; Bud Robinson; Lucille Krunklehorn. The Swiss Family Robinson (German: Der Schweizerische Robinson) is a novel by Johann Although movie and television adaptations typically name the family "Robinson", it is not a Swiss name. The German title translates as The Swiss.
William and Fritz make several trips to the ship in their efforts to bring ashore everything useful from the vessel. The domesticated animals on the ship are towed back to the island.
Initially they construct a treehouse, but as time passes and after Elizabeth is injured climbing the stairs down from itthey settle in a more permanent dwelling in part of a cave.
Fritz rescues a young Englishwoman Jenny Montrose shipwrecked elsewhere on their island. The book covers more than ten years.
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The father and older boys explore various environments and develop homes and gardens in various sites about the island. At the end, the father wonders if they will ever again see the rest of humanity. Eventually a British ship that is in search of Jenny Montrose anchors near the island and is discovered by the family. The captain is given the journal containing the story of their life on the island which is eventually published.
Several members of the family choose to continue to live tranquilly on their island while several of them return to Europe with the British. Characters[ edit ] William — The father. He is the narrator of the story and leads the family. He knows an enormous amount of information on almost everything the family comes across, demonstrating bravery and self-reliance.
Elizabeth — The mother.
She is intelligent and resourceful, arming herself even before leaving the ship with a "magic bag" filled with supplies, including sewing materials and seeds for food crops. She is also a remarkably versatile cook, taking on anything from porcupine soup to roast penguin.
Fritz — The oldest of the four boys, he is Fritz is intelligent but impetuous. He is the strongest and accompanies his father on many quests.
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Ernest — The second oldest of the boys, he is Ernest is the most intelligent, but a less physically active boy, often described by his father as "indolent". Like Fritz however, he comes to be an excellent shot. Jack — The third oldest of the boys, 11 years old. He is thoughtless, bold, vivacious, and the quickest of the group. Franz sometimes translated as Francis — The youngest of the boys, he is 8 years old when the story opens.
He usually stays home with his mother. Turk — The family's English dog. Juno — The family's Danish dog. She is shy but is soon adopted into the family.
Because he was kept awake by Lewis' work on the scanner, Goob fell asleep during an important Little League game and failed to make an important catch that cost the game. Goob became so bitter as a result that he was never adopted and remained in the orphanage long after it closed.
Doris is "DOR", one of Lewis' failed and abandoned inventions. They both blamed Lewis for their misfortunes and decided to ruin his career by stealing the memory scanner and claiming credit for it.Meet the Robinsons Opening Scenes Lewis Best Moments #2
Leaving Lewis behind, they take off with the scanner, drastically altering the future to a world where Doris' clones have enslaved humanity. Lewis repairs the second time machine, confronts Doris and destroys her by promising to never invent her, restoring the future to its Utopian self.
After persuasion from Lewis, Wilbur tries to ask the adult Goob to join the family, but he has disappeared, apparently ashamed at what he has done. Back in Wilbur's time, Lewis finally meets Cornelius face to face.
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Cornelius explains how the memory scanner started their successful career, and persuades Lewis to return to the science fair. Wilbur takes Lewis back, but makes one stop first: Wilbur drops Lewis off in his own time and leaves.
Lewis heads to the fair, but en route wakes up Goob just in time for him to make the winning catch. Back at the fair, Lewis asks for one more chance to demonstrate his scanner, which this time succeeds. He is adopted by Lucille, one of the science fair judges, and her husband Bud, who nicknames him "Cornelius" and takes him home.