When the PAW Patrol's biggest rival, Humdinger, becomes mayor of nearby Adventure City and starts wreaking havoc, Ryder and everyone's favorite heroic pups kick into high gear to face the challenge head on. While one pup must face his past in Adventure City, the team finds help from a new ally, the savvy dachshund Liberty. Together, armed with exciting new gadgets and gear, the PAW Patrol fights to save the citizens of Adventure City and stop Humdinger from destroying the bustling metropolis.
The film is animated by Mikros Animation at its Montreal division office, which was also involved in The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run. The film's animation testing was first conducted in 2017, before being confirmed for development as of May 2019. On February 21, 2020, it was confirmed for an August release with animation veteran Cal Brunker directing the film. PAW Patrol: The Movie is the first film that's part of Spin Master's new feature film plans.
- Will Brisbin as Ryder
- Iain Armitage as Chase
- Kingsley Marshall as Marshall
- Lilly Bartlam as Skye
- Callum Shoniker as Rocky
- Shayle Simons as Zuma
- Keegan Hedley as Rubble
- Ron Pardo as Mayor Humdinger
- Marsai Martin as Liberty
- Jimmy Kimmel as Marty Muckracker
- Randall Park as Butch
- Tyler Perry as Gus the Truck Driver
- Yara Shahidi as Kendra Wilson
- Dax Shepard as Ruben
- Kim Kardashian as Delores
- Monique Alvarez as Carmen
- This is the second theatrical film based on a Nick Jr. show, with the first being Dora and the Lost City of Gold.
- This is also the second Nickelodeon film animated by Mikros Image, following The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run. PAW Patrol would be released following SpongeBob. It was also involved in Paramount's Sherlock Gnomes.
- After working on films like Escape from Planet Earth and The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature from mini-major distributors, this will be the debut film distributed by a Hollywood-studio for Cal Brunker and co-writer Bob Barlen.
- Billy Frolick, one of the writers, has worked on DreamWorks' original Madagascar film.
- This is Nickelodeon Movies' seventh computer-animated film, after Jimmy Neutron, Boy Genius, Barnyard, Rango, The Adventures of Tintin, Wonder Park, and The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run.
- The PAW Patrol Movie logo is more detailed than the show's normal logo.
- This film was originally set to debut on Paramount+ just 45 days after being released in theatres, around October 4, 2021, until it was eventually confirmed that the film would be released in theaters and on Paramount+ simultaneously on August 20, 2021, making it the first Paramount film (and also the first Nickelodeon film) to be released in theaters and on Paramount+ on the same day.
- An exclusive first look of the movie was shown at the 2021 Kids' Choice Awards.
- This is Nickelodeon Movies and Paramount Pictures' first animated film to be rated G by the MPA since Charlotte's Web.
- Thus, it is also the fifth Nickelodeon film to receive a G rating after The Rugrats Movie, Rugrats in Paris: The Movie, Jimmy Neutron, Boy Genius, and Charlotte's Web and also the first one not to receive a PG rating since the direct-to-video crossover film Batman vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (which was rated PG-13).
- Originally, it was supposed to be produced by Paramount Animation, but it was later confirmed that it will not be involved with this film.
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