Nickelodeon Movies is the motion picture production arm of children's cable channel Nickelodeon, originally launched in 1995. Its first film was Harriet the Spy. It has produced family features and films based on Nickelodeon programs, as well as other adaptations and original projects. The films are released by Viacom division Paramount Pictures. It currently has 24 films.
On August 21, 2006, Nickelodeon Movies and MTV Films became full joint venture labels of the Paramount Motion Pictures Group. This studio is noted to be one of the only few movie studios, based on TV cable channels.
Its longtime partner is Klasky Csupo.
|Title||Release Date||Production Company(s)||Budget||Gross|
|Harriet the Spy||July 10, 1996||Paramount / Rastar||$13 million||$26,570,048|
|Good Burger||July 25, 1997||Paramount / Tollin/Robbins Productions||$9 million||$23,712,993|
|The Rugrats Movie||November 20, 1998||Paramount / Klasky Csupo||$24 million||$140,894,675|
|Snow Day||February 11, 2000||Paramount / C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures||$13 million||$62,464,731|
|Rugrats in Paris: The Movie||November 17, 2000||Paramount / Klasky Csupo||$30 million||$103,291,131|
|Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius||December 21, 2001||Paramount / O Entertainment||$30 million||$102,992,536|
|Clockstoppers||March 29, 2002||Paramount / Valhalla Motion Pictures||$26 million||$38,793,283|
|Hey Arnold!: The Movie||June 28, 2002||Paramount / Snee-Oosh||$3–4 million||$15,249,308|
|The Wild Thornberrys Movie||December 20, 2002||Paramount / Klasky Csupo||$35 million||$60,694,737|
|Rugrats Go Wild||June 13, 2003||$25 million||$55,405,466|
|The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie||November 19, 2004||Paramount / United Plankton Pictures||$30 million||$140,161,792|
|Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events||December 17, 2004||Paramount / DreamWorks||$142 million||$209,073,645|
|Mad Hot Ballroom||May 13, 2005||Paramount Classics / Just One Productions||$500,000||$8,117,961|
|Yours, Mine and Ours||November 23, 2005||Paramount / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer / Columbia||$45 million||$72,028,752|
|Nacho Libre||June 16, 2006||Paramount / Black & White Productions||$35 million||$99,255,460|
|Barnyard||August 4, 2006||Paramount / O Entertainment||$52 million||$108,000,000|
|Charlotte's Web||December 15, 2006||Paramount / Walden Media / The K Entertainment Company||$85 million||$144,877,632|
|The Spiderwick Chronicles||February 14, 2008||Paramount / The Kennedy/Marshall Company||$90 million||$162,899,667|
|Hotel for Dogs||January 16, 2009||DreamWorks (under Paramount Pictures) / Cold Spring Pictures / Donners' Company / Montecito Picture Company||$75 million||$117,000,198|
|Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging||July 25, 2008 (UK)|
March 12, 2009 (US)
|Imagine That||June 12, 2009||Paramount / di Bonaventura Pictures||$55 million||$22,985,194|
|The Last Airbender||July 1, 2010||Paramount / Blinding Edge Pictures / The Kennedy/Marshall Company||$150 million||$319,713,881|
|Rango||March 4, 2011||Paramount / GK Films / Blind Wink / Industrial Light and Magic||$135 million||$245,375,374|
|The Adventures of Tintin||December 21, 2011||Paramount / Columbia / Amblin Entertainment / The Kennedy/Marshall Company / WingNut Films||$135 million||$372,623,016|
|The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water||February 6, 2015||Paramount / Paramount Animation / Nickelodeon Animation Studio / United Plankton Pictures||$74 million||$323,436,538|
|Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows||June 3, 2016||Paramount / Platinum Dunes / Heavy Metal / Alibaba Pictures||$135 million||$245,623,848|
|Monster Trucks||January 13, 2017||Paramount / Paramount Animation / Disruption Entertainment||$125 million||$63,721,721|
An original animated feature produced by Paramount Animation and Nickelodeon Movies in association with Ilion Animation Studios titled Wonder Park is scheduled to be released on March 15, 2019. The same year, a television series based on it will also debut on Nickelodeon.
On October 23, 2017, Paramount Pictures announced a live-action film adaptation of the Nick Jr. series Dora the Explorer. Produced by Paramount Players, it is expected to be released on August 2, 2019. This will mark the first film to be based on a Nick Jr. series.
On November 13, 2017, it was announced that a film adaptation and reboot of Are You Afraid of the Dark? was in the works at Paramount Players, with a release date set for October 11, 2019. It writer Gary Dauberman will be writing the screenplay, and Matt Kaplan will be producing.
A sequel to The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water, titled The SpongeBob Movie: It's a Wonderful Sponge, will be released on July 17, 2020, with former writer Tim Hill co-writing and directing.
On July 16, 2018, Nickelodeon Movies announced a reboot of the Rugrats film series, with a live-action/CGI hybrid film currently in development. Produced by Paramount Players and written by David A. Goodman, it is scheduled to be released on November 13, 2020.
|Rugrats Films||The Rugrats Movie (1998), Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (2000), Rugrats Go Wild (2003)|
|SpongeBob Films||The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004), The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015), SpongeBob SquarePants 3 (2019)|
|Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles||Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016)|
|Animated Films||Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2001), Hey Arnold!: The Movie (2002), The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002), Barnyard (2006), Rango (2011), The Adventures of Tintin (2011)|
|Live Action Films||Harriet the Spy (1996), Good Burger (1997), Snow Day (2000), Clockstoppers (2002), Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004), Mad Hot Ballroom (2005), Your's Mine and Ours (2005), Nacho Libre (2006), Charlotte's Web (2006), The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008), Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging (2008), Hotel for Dogs (2009), Imagine That (2009), The Last Airbender (2010), Monster Trucks (2016)|
- ↑ http://goliath.ecnext.com/coms2/gi_0199-5687434/MTV-and-Nickelodeon-to-Take.html
- ↑ /http://www.cinemablend.com/new/SpongeBob-SquarePants-Coming-Back-Theaters-2014-29689.html
- ↑ /http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/viacom-paramount-release-spongebob-movie-late-2014-philippe-dauman295695
- ↑ http://durancemagazine.org/2012/02/paramount-announces-that-a-second-spongebob-squarepants-movie-will-come-in-2014/