4.4/10
629
13 user 15 critic

Spark: A Space Tail (2016)

Trailer
2:21 | Trailer

Watch Now

With Prime Video

WATCH NOW
Spark, a teenage monkey and his friends, Chunk and Vix, are on a mission to regain Planet Bana - a kingdom overtaken by the evil overlord Zhong.

Director:

Writers:

, (story by) | 6 more credits »
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

When a spaceship crashes to Earth and reveals a group of quirky little space aliens on the run for their lives, the "GadgetGang" kids-Gus, Phoebe, Francesco, Mitsue, Mary Ann, Banana and ... See full summary »

Director: Ale McHaddo
Stars: Danilo Gentili, Brian Munn, Mia Kowalski
Rock Dog (2016)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician, setting into motion a series of completely unexpected events.

Director: Ash Brannon
Stars: Luke Wilson, Eddie Izzard, J.K. Simmons
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Following the events of the first film, Surly and his friends must stop Oakton City's mayor from destroying their home to make way for a dysfunctional amusement park.

Director: Cal Brunker
Stars: Will Arnett, Maya Rudolph, Bobby Cannavale
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Even though everybody else thinks he's a sparrow - Richard himself holds tight to the conviction that he is in fact a stork.

Directors: Toby Genkel, Reza Memari
Stars: Tilman Döbler, Cooper Kelly Kramer, Shannon Conley
Sahara (2017)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Two clans of snakes cohabit in the desert. Beautiful green serpents that live under the shelter of an oasis, protected and venerated by men and venomous snakes that survive in the sand, ... See full summary »

Director: Pierre Coré
Stars: Omar Sy, Louane Emera, Franck Gastambide
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

The classic Roald Dahl tale gets a modern twist when Tom and Jerry enter the amazing world of Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory.

Director: Spike Brandt
Stars: JP Karliak, Jess Harnell, Lincoln Melcher
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Spark (voice)
...
Vix (voice)
...
The Captain (voice)
...
The Queen (voice)
...
Bananny (voice)
...
Zhong (voice) (as Alan C. Peterson)
...
Chunk (voice)
...
Koko (voice)
Shannon Perreault ...
Bananastar (voice)
...
The King / Guards (voice)
Evan Taggart ...
The Artist / Soldiers (voice)
...
Guards (voice)
...
Announcer (voice)
...
Floyd (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Thirteen years ago, the power-mad General Zhong seized control of Planet Bana and tore it to pieces in the process. Now splintered into hundreds of shards, Zhong is Bana's evil-overlord, ruling with an iron fist. Enter Spark, a teenage monkey and his friends, Vix, a battle-ready fox, and Chunk, a tech-savvy pig. Spark learns of Zhong's secret plan to take over the universe by capturing a giant space monster known as the Kraken - a beast that has the power to create black holes. If Zhong manages to harness the Kraken's power, he'll have history's deadliest weapon at his fingertips, and it's up to Spark and his friends to stop him. Spark's journey takes him to the farthest reaches of the universe, where he encounters great dangers and discovers the secret of his true identity. An action-packed space adventure full of humor and heart, Spark is the story of a boy who takes on great responsibility and in the process discovers his rightful place in the universe. Written by Redrover/ToonBox

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Be the hero you were born to become See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

| | |

Language:

Release Date:

4 May 2017 (Kuwait)  »

Also Known As:

Spark  »

Edit

Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$116,873, 14 April 2017, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$190,511, 21 April 2017
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The director, Aaron Woodley was the voice actor for the little creature, Floyd. See more »

Quotes

The King: [as a ghost comforting his son] Only through failure can we learn to grow.
See more »

Crazy Credits

Over the credits prologue scenes featuring the characters before the space Kraken arrived and just after are shown See more »

Soundtracks

Bang My Head
Performed by David Guetta featuring Sia and Fetty Wap
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Plastic CGI
11 July 2017 | by See all my reviews

1. Animation quality is poor, foreground action was plastic looking; background was static and flat. 2. Another example of famous actors doing voice overs that don't match the character and sound Hollywood artificial. About emotionally real as daytime game show prompted atmosphere. 3. Simplistic and predictable dialogue at a 4th grade level. 4. Really bad science and a poor way to introduce anyone to science. A mix of human, animal and bizarre made-up characters on a CGI planet that looked more like plastic than anything natural and alive. Planet breaks apart from a cyclone black hole only to emerge out of it as livable fragments. Sorry, would not even pass 6th grade science. 5. Usual plot of bad sibling wants to rule whatever is left of planet. 6. Rarely do you see IMDb give a rating below 5; this one met that rarity.


2 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 13 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

"This Is Us" Star Chris Sullivan and TV to See in 2018

"This Is Us" star Chris Sullivan gets emotional about Season 2. Plus, "The IMDb Show" looks at the most highly-anticipated TV shows of 2018 and talks to Lena Waithe about "The Chi."

Watch the show