Movies like The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie

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The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004)
 7.1
 77K
The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: There's trouble brewing in Bikini Bottom. Someone has stolen King Neptune's crown, and it looks like Mr. Krab, SpongeBob's boss, is the culprit. Though he's just been passed over for the promotion of his dreams, SpongeBob stands by his boss, and along with his best pal Patrick, sets out on a treacherous mission to Shell City to reclaim the crown and save Mr. Krab's life.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, talky, road movie, buddy comedy, cult film, based on cult tv series, surreal ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: squid, friendship, fish, underwater, adventure, disorder, goofy hero, family, megalomaniac, heroes, ocean or sea, danger, heroic mission, dishonesty, race against time, sea, false accusation, mind control, dialogue, gas station, unlikely friendships, ocean, best friends, friends, life is a bitch ...
Time: 2000s
Place: pacific ocean

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Most similar movies to The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, clever, entertaining and sweet films with plots about adventure, friendship, family, friends, escapades, danger and computer animation mostly in Animation, Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie: SpongeBob SquarePants (1999), Ice Age (2002), Hey Arnold! The Movie (2002), Finding Dory (2016), Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
SpongeBob SquarePants (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea, North Korea, Canada, UK
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Deep down in the Pacific Ocean in the subterranean city of Bikini Bottom lives a square yellow sponge named SpongeBob SquarePants. SpongeBob lives in a pineapple with his pet snail, Gary, loves his job as a fry cook at the Krusty Krab, and has a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, surreal, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: best friends, underwater, imaginary, optimism, friendship, jellyfish, stupidity, dimwit, disorder, escapades, goofy hero, ocean or sea ...
Time: 1990s, 2020s, 2010s, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea, Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Burger Beard is a pirate who is in search of the final page of a magical book that makes any evil plan he writes in it come true, which happens to be the Krabby Patty secret formula. When the entire city of Bikini Bottom is put in danger, SpongeBob, ...
Style: humorous, surreal, not serious, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, underwater, superhero, best friends, good versus evil, save the world, heroic mission, computer animation, time travel, fish out of water, pirate, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An action epic that explores the origins of the Aqua Teen Hunger Force (better known as Master Shake, Frylock, and Meatwad,) who somehow become pitted in a battle over an immortal piece of exercise equipment.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, adult animation, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, farce, adventure, heroic mission, disorder, heroes, goofy hero, partners, robot, blood, surrealism, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new jersey, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 435K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the impending ice age almost upon them, a mismatched trio of prehistoric critters – Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger and Sid the giant sloth – find an orphaned infant and decide to return it to its human parents. ...
Style: touching, road movie, humorous, not serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, date night, pre-teens
Plot: unlikely friendships, rescue, adventure, friendship, talking animals, caveman, family, life risking, journey, ice, creature, bonding ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Hey Arnold! The Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a powerful developer named Mr. Scheck wants to knock down all the stores and houses in Arnold's neighborhood to build a huge "mall-plex", it looks likes the neighborhood is doomed to disappear. But with the help of a superhero ...
Style: humorous, feel good, melancholic, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, family, mischievous children, buddies, friendship, elementary school, escapades, save the day, danger, children, greed, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
SpongeBob SquarePants: Sea Side Story (2017)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bikini Bottom's baddest gang, the Sharks, just got a new member! But can SpongeBob prove that he isn't as square as he looks when they face their rivals, the Pods? Soak up the action and 7 more tales of nautical nonsense, including ...
Style: surreal, not serious, humorous, sincere, dark humor
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animal that acts human, best friends, stupidity, creature, 2d animation, disorder, anthropomorphic animal, sea creature, city, absurdism, popularity, imaginary ...
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 236K
Finding Dory (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dory is reunited with her friends Nemo and Marlin in the search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, disney, underwater, fish, memory loss, friendship, self doubt, amnesia, family, computer animation, teamwork, reunion ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and battle pirates as they explore a new world.
Style: humorous, stylized, light, not serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, family, talking animals, pirate, partners, natural disaster, iceberg, friendship, computer animation, getting home, ocean or sea, dimwit ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Happily N'Ever After (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An alliance of evil-doers, led by Frieda, looks to take over Fairy Tale Land. But when Ella realizes her stepmother is out to ruin her storybook existence, she takes a dramatic turn and blossoms into the leader of the resistance effort.
Style: fairy tale, not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, cinderella story, friendship, good versus evil, imaginary, friends, heroes, computer animation, prince, disorder, parody, danger ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Garfield Gets Real (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Garfield is back with a new look. Tired with his routine as a comic strip star, Garfield escapes the page and heads into the "real world." While living the low-key life of a real housecat, he learns his comic will be cancelled if he ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: pets, friendship, disorder, danger, mischievous children, adventure, race against time, rescue, family life, animal life, family relations, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, South Korea, India, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rocky and Bullwinkle have been living off the finances made from the reruns of their cartoon show. Boris and Natasha somehow manage to crossover into reality and team up with Fearless Leader, an evil criminal turned media mogul with some evil plans ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, melancholic, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens
Plot: family, adventure, partners, leadership, buddies, iron curtain, disorder, on the road, danger, satire, parody, hollywood ...
Place: usa, new york, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 111K
Flushed Away (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: London high-society mouse, Roddy is flushed down the toilet by Sid, a common sewer rat. Hang on for a madcap adventure deep in the sewer bowels of Ratropolis, where Roddy meets the resourceful Rita, the rodent-hating Toad and his faithful thugs, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: boat, getting home, frog, talking animals, friendship, heroic mission, anthropomorphic animal, rivalry, lifestyle change, disorder, fish out of water, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2006
Place: england, london, europe, buckingham palace, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eliza and Debbie are two sisters who don't always get along. But their relationship is put to the test when Debbie's life is in danger, and Eliza might have to give up her power to talk to animals....
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, clever, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: rescue, adventure, family, eccentric family, mischievous children, supernatural, supernatural ability, friendship, heroic mission, wildlife, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, london, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 6K
A Fish Tale (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, Ireland, Denmark, USA, France, Canada, UK, Spain, Estonia, Latvia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three children accidentally get turned into fish after drinking a potion made by an eccentric scientist. The kids end up in the sea, with one problem. They must find and drink the antidote within 48 hours, or forever remain as fish.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: underwater, mad scientist, transformation, fish, race against time, antidote, laboratory, adventure, survival, rescue, friendship, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.5
 11K
Space Chimps (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three chimps are sent into space to explore the possibility of alien life when an unmanned space shuttle crash lands on an uncharted planet.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, exciting, toilet humor ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: space travel, chimpanzee, adventure, heroic mission, daring rescue, save the world, fish out of water, friendship, nasa, danger, race against time, disorder ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Animals United (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of animals waiting for the annual flood they rely on for food and water discover that the humans, who have been destroying their habitats have built a dam for a leisure resort. The animals endeavour to save the delta and send a message to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animal life, animals, save the day, obsessive quest, heroic mission, friendship, partners, animal, escapades, buddies, danger, ecological disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.6
 20K
Yogi Bear (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker travels to Jellystone Park to shoot a project and soon crosses paths with Yogi Bear, his sidekick Boo-Boo, and Ranger Smith.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: bear, adventure, friendship, escapades, save the day, disorder, animal life, buddies, danger, environmental health, park, endangered species ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 276K
Shrek the Third (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The King of Far Far Away has died and Shrek and Fiona are to become King & Queen. However, Shrek wants to return to his cozy swamp and live in peace and quiet, so when he finds out there is another heir to the throne, they set off to bring ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens, preschoolers ...
Plot: dragon, imaginary kingdom, prince, princess, rescue, funeral, cat, adventure, donkey, family, computer animation, queen ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 6.8
 54K
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, steampunk, fantasy world, family, good versus evil, friendship, young heroes, prejudice, escapades, danger, disorder, fish out of water ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, intense, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: firefighter, disney, airplane, rescue, adventure, friends, friendship, danger, aviation, love, anthropomorphism, national park ...
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Stuart Little 2 (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Stuart, an adorable white mouse, still lives happily with his adoptive family, the Littles, on the east side of Manhattan's Central Park. More crazy mouse adventures are in store as Stuart, his human brother, George, and their mischievous cat, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sweet, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: mouse, friendship, bird, skyscraper, family, falcon, adventure, rivalry, dangerous animal, heroes, rescue, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new york yankees, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.8
 5K
Doogal (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This is the story of Doogal, an adorable candy-loving mutt who goes on a mission to save the world.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, pets, obsessive quest, save the world, heroic mission, escapades, rivalry, disorder, animal life, goofy hero, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.7
 321K
The Lego Movie (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Denmark, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An ordinary Lego mini-figure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary MasterBuilder, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil Lego tyrant from gluing the universe together.
Style: not serious, humorous, stylized, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: lego, toys, adventure, save the world, creativity, chosen one, friendship, prophecy, heroic mission, family, teamwork, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Diego, Manny and Sid return in this sequel to the hit animated movie Ice Age. This time around, the deep freeze is over, and the ice-covered earth is starting to melt, which will destroy the trio's cherished valley. The impending disaster ...
Style: funny, humorous, touching, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: global warming, friendship, dinosaur, extinction, iceberg, talking animals, computer animation, sacrifice, mammoth, sea monster, creature, journey ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Times are changing for Manny the moody mammoth, Sid the motor mouthed sloth and Diego the crafty saber-toothed tiger. Life heats up for our heroes when they meet some new and none-too-friendly neighbors – the mighty dinosaurs.
Style: humorous, exciting, touching, funny, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, talking animals, jungle, ice age, friendship, computer animation, squirrel, pregnancy, rescue, birth, bridge ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.9
 360K
Madagascar (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex the lion is the king of the urban jungle, the main attraction at New York's Central Park Zoo. He and his best friends -- Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippo -- have spent their whole lives in blissful captivity before ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, funny, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: friendship, lion, talking animals, island, jungle, rescue, adventure, escape, journey, wilderness, animal life, giraffe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, madagascar, antarctica, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.2
 249K
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five - Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey. But Po’s new life of awesomeness is threatened by the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, psychotronic, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: martial arts, adventure, talking animals, master warrior, mentor, danger, goofy hero, family, hopes, mission, chosen one, villain ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and non-violent. They agree to go to the Middle Future in order to grant the wishes of children in New York city. They are to meet Dr. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, friendship, time travel, disorder, animal life, rescue, escapades, young heroes, prehistoric creature, danger, talking animals ...
Time: prehistory, 90s, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.7
 85K
Chicken Little (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When the sky really is falling and sanity has flown the coop, who will rise to save the day? Together with his hysterical band of misfit friends, Chicken Little must hatch a plan to save the planet from alien invasion and prove that the world's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: chicken, young heroes, friendship, alien, spacecraft, fish, disney, adventure, family, small town, danger, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.3
 3K
Delgo (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a divided land, it takes a rebellious boy and his clandestine love for a Princess of an opposing race to stop a war orchestrated by a power hungry villain.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, rescue, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, race against time, danger, intrigue, computer animation, good versus evil, culture clash, escapades, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%