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A boy dreams up shark-boy and lava-girl and the horror that lies within their planet.

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Dreamer Max, ridiculed by his classmates, conjures up his perfect dreamworld...the Planet Drool. But his dream is more powerful than even he suspects, and his favourite dream super-heroes, Sharkboy and Lavagirl, materialise on Earth. They need help from Max. All is not well in Max's dreamworld. An alien intelligence is interfering and darkness threatens his beloved Planet Drool. Is it true, as Sharkboy and Lavagirl say, that only Max, the powerful dreamer, can stop it? Max takes off on a wild and dangerous journey to the fantastic Planet Drool with Sharkboy and Lavagirl. Can they discover the source of the danger? Will they be able to stop it in time? Written by Yaalaast

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Rated PG for mild action and some rude humor | See all certifications »

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10 June 2005 (USA)  »

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$284,611 (Australia) (16 September 2005)

Gross:

£2,261,727 (UK) (14 October 2005)
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The movie was shot and completed so quickly that by the time Robert Rodriguez was ready to ship it, the advertisements weren't finished. See more »

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When Sharkboy is carrying Lavagirl towards the volcano, you can easily see it's a dummy he's holding. See more »

Quotes

Lavagirl: Thanks for saving me, Sharkboy.
[Lavagirl kisses Sharkboy on the cheek and he sizzles]
Sharkboy: [smiling a little painfully] Ouch.
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I hated it - the kids loved it.
8 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I hated it.

My two kids (5 and 7) thought it was the best movie of all time. And they've seen lots of movies. Let's face it: we can't always dictate what the kids should like. This one simply appeals to them, and from a parents perspective, its basically harmless (except to the older crowd

  • then it is painfully boring).


I would recommend bringing a book.

Or a pillow and a sweater.

Or, at least some thoughts that you wanted to concentrate on for a while.


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