The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run: Release Date, Plot, Cast, Trailer

The SpongeBob Movie_ Sponge on the Run

There is good news for animation lovers. The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run movie will be released on Netflix soon in November 2020.

This film is mainly inspired and based on the theme movie of 2004, i.e., ‘Spongebob SquarePants.’ After the release of ‘Spongebob SquarePants,’ other films of the same type came with the name ‘Sponge out of water’ in 2015. Almost eleven years gap was there in between these both the movies. Now, ‘SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run’ is ready to be there on Netflix.

The SpongeBob Movie: Tim Hill writes Sponge on the Run. He also worked on the main Nick series and watched Patrick and SpongeBob on a mission in saving Gary. The official makers of Sponge on the Run are Vital Productions, Nickelodeon Movies, and United Plankton. There are several Spongebob projects available in the market for future development.

The production of The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run has officially confirmed last year in January. Like other TV shows and films affected by the Coronavirus pandemic, this movie’s shoot was also stopped for some time, but then again, things resume to work with precautions.

Release Date:

Firstly, the makers decided to release Sponge on the Run in February 2019. But there is some delay in their release, which becomes continuous to fluctuate. The release date changed from August to July and then in May 2020. But due to the COVID Pandemic, the makers are waiting for the right time to release.

Now, the good time for release came, and finally, the Sponge on the Run is going to release on November 5th, 2020.


The audience will enjoy the movie. The movie’s story is based on SpongeBob and Patrick, who have a mission to rescue Gray. Gray is snailnapped (missing) by Poseidon. SpongeBob and Patrick will travel to the lost city of Atlantic City, where Gary was kidnapped.

There are some new characters in the movie, like John Wick as Cameo Role, Keanu Reeves as the Sage.

For sure, fans will enjoy the movie. SpongeBob rescue mission will be interesting to watch.


The cast from the series play their respective characters-

  • Tom Kenny (Spongebob and Gary)
  • Jill Talley (Karen Plankton)
  • Clancy Brown (Eugene Krabs)
  • Mary Jo Catlett ( Mrs. Puff)
  • Bill Fagerbakke (Patrick)
  • Rodger Bumpass (Squidward Tentacles)
  • Mr. Lawrence (Sheldon Plankton)
  • Carolyn Lawrence (Sandy Cheeks)
  • Lory Alan (pear Krabs)

Despite all, Snoop Dog as himself. Some more members are Keanu Reeves, Reggie Watts, and Awkwafina.


The first trailer of the movie is released, and after watching that, the waiting time for its release will be more challenging.

The trailer said that SpongeBob and his best friend Patrick Star would go for an adventurous mission, i.e., the mission for rescuing their friend Gary. The snail Gary is snail-napped due to which SpongeBob and Patrick decided to go to the lost city of Atlantic. They aim to bring Gary back to his home.

They are bearing that much for their friend, which shows the central theme as The Power Of Friendship.