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The Spongebob Squarepants Movie

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The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
82 minutes
Wide Release Date:
11/19/04
performer:
Alec Baldwin, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke, Tom Kenny, Scarlett Johansson, James Earl Jones
director:
Stephen Hillenburg, Sherm Cohen
distributor:
Paramount Pictures
author:
Stephen Hillenburg
genre:
Comedy, Animation

We gave it a B-

On his first feature outing, the reliably absorbent and yellow and porous SBSP gets stuck in Celebrity Shoals, where a TV-size idea is beached by plot padding.