Last Updated on: January 20th, 2024

Quints (Disney Channel Original Movie)

“Quints” is a Disney Channel Original Movie that premiered in 2000. The film tells the story of Jamie Grover (played by Kimberly J. Brown), a 15-year-old girl who lives a fairly ordinary life until her mother, Nancy (played by Elizabeth Morehead), discovers that she is pregnant. The surprise takes an even more unexpected turn when they learn that they are expecting quintuplets – five babies at once.

As Nancy’s pregnancy progresses, the family faces numerous challenges in preparing for the arrival of the quintuplets. Jamie, who already struggles with being the middle child in her family, now worries about being overshadowed by the new babies. She feels neglected and fears losing her individuality and identity as her parents focus on the upcoming additions to the family.

To cope with her feelings, Jamie starts keeping a video diary to express her thoughts and emotions about the changes in her life. Throughout the film, she reflects on her experiences and her growing relationship with her family, particularly her father, Jim (played by Daniel Roebuck), who starts to understand the importance of being there for all his children, including Jamie.

As the quintuplets are born, Jamie finds herself thrust into a role of responsibility and caretaking. She struggles with managing her own life, school, and extracurricular activities while also helping her parents with the demands of taking care of five newborns.

Throughout “Quints,” Jamie learns valuable lessons about family, responsibility, and the importance of embracing change. She comes to realize that her fears of being forgotten or lost among her siblings are unfounded, and that her unique identity is something to be cherished.

The movie explores themes of sibling relationships, teenage identity, and the challenges of adapting to significant changes within a family. It also highlights the importance of communication, understanding, and support among family members during times of transition.

“Quints” is a heartwarming and lighthearted film that shows the ups and downs of family life, the power of love and understanding, and the strength that comes from embracing the uniqueness of each family member. It has become a beloved classic among Disney Channel Original Movies and continues to resonate with audiences of all ages.

Additional Details

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  • Year Released: 2000
  • Type of Movie: Live Action
  • Movie Platform: Disney Channel Original Movie
  • IMDB Link


  • Kimberly J. Brown: Jamie Grover
  • Daniel Roebuck: Jim Grover
  • Elizabeth Morehead: Nancy Grover
  • Shadia Simmons: Zoe
  • Jake Epstein: Brad
  • Robin Duke: Fiona
  • Don Knotts: The Governor
  • Vince Corazza: Albert
  • James Kall: Mr. Blackmer
  • Joseph Motiki: Cameraman


  • Director: Bill Corcoran
  • Producer: Nicholas Tabarrok

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