WHO’S IN IT?
Tom Kenny (Adventure Time), Bill Fagerbakke (The Artist), Rodger Bumpass (Cars), Clancy Brown (Avatar: The Last Airbender), Carolyn Lawrence (Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius), Mr. Lawrence (Camp Lazio), Antonio Banderas (The Mask of Zorro)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Paul Tibbitt (SpongeBob SquarePants), director, producer; Mike Mitchell (Shrek Forever After), director; Glenn Berger (Kung Fu Panda) and Jonathan Aibel (Kung Fu Panda 2), writers; Mary Parent (Pacific Rim), producer; John Debney (Sin City), composer; Phil Meheux (Casino Royale), cinematographer; David Ian Salter (Finding Nemo), editor
WHAT’S IT ABOUT?
In the underwater town of Bikini Bottom, the secret recipe for the Krabby Patty – the primary item on the menu at popular establishment the Krusty Krab – is stolen by forces unknown, causing the town to descend into chaos. It is up to SpongeBob SquarePants (Kenny) and his friends Patrick the Starfish (Fagerbakke), Squidward Tentacles (Bumpass), Mr. Krabs (Brown) and Sandy the Squirrel (Lawrence) to reclaim it, in a journey which eventually requires them to go up to the surface…
IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?
Nickelodeon’s most popular cartoon series gets a second big-screen adventure, this time incorporating more CG animation, more creativity to go with its overall strangeness, and Antonio Banderas let off the chain as a burger-consuming pirate.