Tad, The Lost Explorer poster

Tad, the Lost Explorer (Spanish: Las aventuras de Tadeo Jones) is a 2012 Spanish 3D computer-animated adventure comedy film directed by Enrique Gato. The film is the outgrowth of Gato's 2004 short film, Tadeo Jones and its sequel Tadeo Jones and the Basement of Doom. It was written by Javier Barreira, Gorka Magallón, Ignacio del Moral, Jordi Gasull and Neil Landau. The film's music was composed by Zacarías M. de la Riva. The English cast features voices of Kerry Shale, Ariel Winter, Bruce Mackinnon, Mac McDonald, Liza Ross, Cheech Marin and Adam Jones. The film was produced by Telecinco Cinema, El Toro Picture, Lightbox Entertainment, Ikiru Films, Telefónica Producciones, and Media Networks, with the participation of AXN, Canal Plus and TVC.

The film premiered at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival on 5 June 2012 and was theatrically released on 31 August 2012 in Spain by Paramount Pictures. It was nominated for 5 Goya Awards, winning 3 for Best Animated Film, Best New Director and Best Adapted Screenplay at the 27th Goya Awards. The film received negative reviews from critics and it earned €45 million on a €8 million budget. A sequel, titled Tad Jones: The Hero Returns, will be released in 2017.

Parodies (Don't delete, but you can add some more)

  1. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Aladdin
  2. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Hercules
  3. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Little Mermaid
  4. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs
  5. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Pinocchio
  6. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Sleeping Beauty
  7. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Pagemaster
  8. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Rescuers
  9. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Fantasia
  10. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Star Wars
  11. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Indiana Jones
  12. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Back to the Future
  13. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Lady and the Tramp
  14. Tad, The Lost Explorer/101 Dalmatians
  15. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Aristocats
  16. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Fox and the Hound
  17. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Balto
  18. Tad, The Lost Explorer/An American Tail
  19. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Secret of NIMH
  20. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Cindrella
  21. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Dinosaur
  22. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Land Before Time
  23. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Amazing World of Gumball
  24. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The New Amazing World of Gumball
  25. Tad, The Lost Explorer/T.U.F.F. Puppy
  26. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Skunk Fu!
  27. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Kung Fu Panda
  28. Tad, The Lost Explorer/How to Train Your Dragon
  29. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Spaceballs
  30. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Pocahontas
  31. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Patrol 03
  32. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Banjo the Woodpile Cat
  33. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Plague Dogs
  34. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Flight of Dragons
  35. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Last Unicorn
  36. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Surf's Up
  37. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs
  38. Tad, The Lost Explorer/Spongebob Squarepants
  39. Tad, The Lost Explorer/The Good Dinosaur