The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage!

Movie review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Impressive visual production wows amid underwhelming story.

G 2020 104 minutes

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 6 reviews

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