(W) David Lewman (A) Heather Martinez. Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants returns to theaters in an all-new feature film! The Spongebob Movie: It's A Wonderful Sponge comes to theatres May 22* 2020. Part origin story* part rescue mission* and part buddy road trip* the all new feature-length movie follows SpongeBob* Patrick* and the entire Bikini Bottom crew as they embark on a journey that spans from childhood to an adventure to save their friend* Gary the Snail. Boys and girls ages 2-5 will enjoy this all-new Little Golden Book based on the film.