The Lizzie McGuire Movie is a 2003 comedy film, released on May 2, 2003, by Walt Disney Pictures. It was the first Disney Channel Original Series to have a theatrical film and also serves as a series finale to the television series Lizzie McGuire. The film stars Hilary Duff, Adam Lamberg, and Yani Gellman. The movie follows Lizzie McGuire on a graduation trip to Rome.
The film reached number two in the United States box office behind X2: X-Men United. It was released August 12, 2003 on VHS and DVD.
The film begins with Lizzie McGuire (Hilary Duff) preparing for her junior high graduation with her best friend, David "Gordo" Gordan (Adam Lamberg). Lizzie trips onstage and accidentally brings the curtains down on her fellow graduates, which causes her to be teased mercilessly by her nemesis, Kate Sanders (Ashlie Brillault) and her younger brother Matt (Jake Thomas).