Phil appears in The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie, in SpongeBob's dream as a customer who purchased a Krabby Patty. However, there is no cheese on the patty, causing mayhem. Phil is trapped inside the Krusty Krab with heavy police action. surrounding the scene. SpongeBob arrives at the scene to save the day and carefully places aa slice of cheese on the Krabby Patty. Just them SpongeBob awakens from his dream. Within the dream, Phil is revealed to have a wife and two children.
In SpongeBob's dream, Phil is a fish with peach skin.