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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 »

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Robert the Terrible / The King (voice)
Laura Gerow ...
Eloise (voice)
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Alexander (voice)
Alan Lee ...
Blind Man / One-Eyed Louie (voice)
Cydney Trent ...
Bernadette (voice)
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Ellen (voice) (as Keri Pisapia)
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Madame Blueberry (voice)
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Caroline (voice) (as Sondra Morton Chaffin)
Jim Poole ...
Pirate Scooter Carrot (voice)
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Jolly Joe / King's Ship Officer / Background Voices (voice)
Drake Lyle ...
George Jr. / Rock Monster Boy (voice)
Ally Nawrocki ...
Lucy / Rock Monster Girl (voice)
Patrick Kramer ...
Collin (voice)
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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 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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11 January 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Drôles de pirates  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,251,320, 13 January 2008, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$12,701,880, 2 March 2008
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Trivia

From the Creators of "Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie". 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

Followed by VeggieTales: It's a Meaningful Life (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

What We Gonna Do?
Written by Toby McKeehan, Randy Crawford, Richard Pena and Christopher Stevens
Performed by TobyMac
TobyMac appears courtesy of ForeFront Records/EMI CMG
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A Very Big Disappointment
13 January 2008 | by See all my reviews

I've been a fan of Veggie Tales since they came out. They were funny and sent a great message. This was possibly the most boring animated movie I've ever seen. Now granted I'm in my twenties but I still enjoy kids cartoon movies, so when I see one I don't like, I try to hear the reaction from the kids in the audience to see how they enjoy it. Aside from a chuckle every now and then, none of the kids were laughing during the movie. I think the main problem is that there's a lot of dialog. So, coming from a life long fan of the Veggie Tales, it's probably best to keep the kids at home and throw in one of Veggie classics.


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