But that’s not the most exciting part of the movie’s first trailer, which features our favorite yellow denizen of Bikini Bottom leaving his pineapple home behind to find Gary. That’s where they will meet one of our favorite celebrities. It’s an unlikely cameo that proves the series is still finding
From the film’s official synopsis:
“This Memorial Day weekend, SpongeBob SquarePants, his best friend Patrick Star and the rest of the gang from Bikini Bottom hit the big screen in the first-ever all CGI SpongeBob motion picture event. After SpongeBob’s beloved pet snail Gary is snail-napped, he and Patrick embark on an epic adventure to The Lost City of Atlantic City to bring Gary home. As they navigate the delights and dangers on this perilous and hilarious rescue mission, SpongeBob and his pals prove there’s nothing stronger than the power of friendship.”
Forget burying the lede, that official movie synopsis leaves the cameo out entirely! Yes, we’re excited to see a live-action, 3D CGI-animated
How many movies or TV shows wish they could have plastered this image on to the side of a bus?
Yes, the correct answer IS all of them.
Of course, we shouldn’t ignore what else is important in this trailer. It looks absolutely great. The world and characters fully come to life in CGI. And we are 100% committed to the main story. What kind of monster would take Gary and why? We’ve been living with that adorable, meowing snail for two decades and we can’t imagine life without him. Especially now that we can sit at a blackjack table with him.
Directed by former show writer Tim Hill (