Overall Rank: 3472
Average Rating: 2.7/4
# of Ratings: 107
Theatrical Release Date: 06/08/2007
Genre: Animation, Comedy
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Ash Brannon
Actors: Shia LaBeouf, Jon Heder, James Woods, Jeff Bridges, Zooey Deschanel, Diedrich Bader
Plot: Penguins compete in an annual surfing tournament.
Quick Movie Reviews
Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 07/10/2019
Really funny and it makes the most of its mockumentary style.
FSUNoles27TS - wrote on 01/08/2013
A funny story with cute characters and a fun atmosphere
mitchellyoung - wrote on 07/09/2011
Kind of a throwaway movie in terms of animation, but at least they made it entertaining. Lots of fun action, some great one-liners, and some pretty beach/surf shots and the film doesn't overstay its welcome with a long runtime.
Full Movie Reviews
The M.O.W. - wrote on 02/25/2009
The cameras of the "Sports Penguin Entertainment Network (SPEN)" follow "Cody Maverick" (voiced by Shia LaBeouf), a rockhopper penguin from "Shiverpool, Antarctica," to "Pen Gu Island" for the annual "Big Z Memorial Surf Contest," which is a tribute to "Maverick's" childhood hero, an Emperor penguin named "Ezekiel ‘Big Z’ Topanga" (voiced by Jeff Bridges).
After almost missing the boat to the island, which is actually a whale, "Maverick" and his new friend, "Chicken Joe" (voiced by Jon Heder), a surfer dude chicken from Wisconsin, finally gets to see their competition -- which includes the defending nine-time champion, "Tank 'The Shredder' Evans" (voiced by Diedrich Bader).
Now, the young penguin must prepare for the contest of his life, and defeat the defending champion, who …
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