Most of the budget went to nose prosthetics, it seems.
Watch Walt Disney As A Struggling Young Man In The ‘Walt Before Mickey’ Trailer
Wednesday, September 10 by

Who knew that one day this guy would own Boba Fett? Inspiring.

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Napoleon Dynamite Tenth Anniversary Celebration Includes A Hilariously Bad Statue
Wednesday, June 11 by

If they didn’t have tater tots, I would have stormed out of that party so quick.

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New Fox Comedy Trailers: ‘Napoleon Dynamite’, ‘New Girl’ And Others
Monday, May 16 by

Check out the trailers for “Napoleon Dynamite,” “I Hate My Teenage Daughter,” “New Girl” and “Allen Gregory.” They’re all Fox-y.

‘Napoleon Dynamite’ Gets Animated…for Some Reason
Monday, May 17 by

When it comes to flops, you can't get much bigger than Gentlemen Broncos. And like a wounded solider crying out for his mother, filmmakers Jared and Jerusha Hess are longing to return to familiar territory after their critical and financial depantsing. The pair is currently in talks with Fox to develop a pilot based their first, and some would say only success: Napoleon Dynamite. Sources close to the story state that many of the actors from the film will return to lend their voices to the cartoon, including star Jon Heder, Efran Ramirez (Pedro), Aaron Ruell (Kip), and Jon Gries (Uncle Rico). No word on whether or not Tina Majorino will return as Deb. No story details have been revealed, but it seems likely that it would work mainly as a continuation of the film, which followed Napoleon through the hilarious awfulness of his day-to-day existence.  I could make a joke about the fact that all of the original actors are "available" to do the voices, but hey, we can't all be successful "overnight writers" for screenjunkies.com. Besides, if you ask me, it sounds like a great plan. When Kevin Smith's career hit a rough patch, he developed an animated version of his first sucess, Clerks. He then went on to direct Jersey Girl. (Cinematical)