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The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: A VeggieTales Movie (2008)

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Three lazy misfits - very timid Elliot (Larry the Cucumber), lazy Sedgewick (Mr. Lunt) and no self-confident George (Pa Grape) - dream of the day of putting on a show about pirates. With ... See full summary »

Director:

Mike Nawrocki

Writers:

Phil Vischer, Mike Nawrocki (additional screenplay material)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Phil Vischer Phil Vischer ... George / Sedgewick / Willory / Sir Frederick / Mr. Hibbing / Bob the Tomato / Pirate Spy / Pirate Phillipe Pea (voice)
Mike Nawrocki ... Elliot / Pirate Jean Claude Pea / Theater Foe / Pirate Spy Sidekick / Pirate with Dummy / Rock Monster Father (voice)
Cam Clarke ... Robert the Terrible / The King (voice)
Laura Gerow Laura Gerow ... Eloise (voice)
Yuri Lowenthal ... Alexander (voice)
Alan Lee Alan Lee ... Blind Man / One-Eyed Louie (voice)
Cydney Trent Cydney Trent ... Bernadette (voice)
Keri Pagetta ... Ellen (voice) (as Keri Pisapia)
Megan Murphy Megan Murphy ... Madame Blueberry (voice)
Sondra Morton ... Caroline (voice) (as Sondra Morton Chaffin)
Jim Poole Jim Poole ... Pirate Scooter Carrot (voice)
Tim Hodge ... Jolly Joe / King's Ship Officer / Background Voices (voice)
Drake Lyle Drake Lyle ... George Jr. / Rock Monster Boy (voice)
Ally Nawrocki Ally Nawrocki ... Lucy / Rock Monster Girl (voice)
Patrick Kramer Patrick Kramer ... Collin (voice)
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Storyline

Three lazy misfits - very timid Elliot (Larry the Cucumber), lazy Sedgewick (Mr. Lunt) and no self-confident George (Pa Grape) - dream of the day of putting on a show about pirates. With their own problems of might not having this dream come true, they soon find themselves traveling back in time into the 17th century and begin a quest to rescue a royal family from an evil tyrant, and learn about being pirates. Written by rocknrollunderdawg

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Official Sites:

Universal [United States]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 January 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Drôles de pirates See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,251,320, 13 January 2008

Gross USA:

$12,981,269

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$13,155,091
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Sound Mix:

SDDS | Dolby Digital | DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Phil Vischer completed the script for this film in 2002 - before Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) was released. But because of the bankruptcy and buyout of Big Idea Productions, the film wasn't able to start production until late 2005. See more »

Quotes

Sedgewick: I don't think that's possible. And that's coming from a guy who just swam 92 nautical miles without arms or legs.
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Crazy Credits

The Killer Cheese Curls cavort around the closing credits. See more »

Connections

Follows VeggieTales: Are You My Neighbor? (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

Yo Ho Hero
Written and Produced by Steve Taylor
&copy Big Idea, Inc./Soylent Tunes (SESAC) (admin by Integrated Copyright Group)
Performed by Newsboys and Steve Taylor
Engineered by John Mark Painter
Mixed by F. Reid Shippen
Newsboys appear courtesy of Inpop Records
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Fun for the Whole Family
19 January 2008 | by fisherbee1-1See all my reviews

I took the kids to see this one, and they all thoroughly enjoyed themselves (even the teenager!). Personally, I got a kick out of the story; with all the twists and turns, you never know what is coming next, or where it will all lead. There are realistic personal situations for our favorite veggies to deal with, plenty of action to keep things moving along, and all the laughs and silliness that we have come to expect from Veggie Tales. The moral was there, of course, presented so wonderfully and cleverly that even the secular audience grasp and appreciate the lesson. Once again, Big Idea has served us up a delightful tale for the entire family, that children of all ages can see with no worries by their parents.


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