Hiro: "They're these characters from a cartoon back in my world. Emphasis on 'cartoon'... then again I remember Dan telling me about how there are different world's besides this the real world and the digital world we know!." Hiro said scratching his temple.
I saw bits and pieces of temple of doom. In that one indie had a kid sidekick, and at one point the kid; short round, is driving Indie and the leading lady...who's name escapes me to safety. Short round and thrift would be about the same size and are both kid side kicks to the hero...and now I have a mental image of Dan as Indiana jones...he's already got the hat