China: The Panda Adventure Synopsis
In 1936 a widow (Maria Bello) travels to China to bring the first live giant panda to America.
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New Times (L.A.)

By Gregory Weinkauf
These pandas, they're truly wondrous on the big screen, as no digital effect could ever recreate. Director Robert M. Young delivers a spry,...
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70

L.A. Weekly

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The true star of the film -- areas whose mind-boggling size and immense beauty are still too overwhelming to be fully captured by the...
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63

Chicago Tribune

By John Petrakis
The landscapes and backgrounds of the Min Valley and the Nanking Road, not to mention the cuddly pandas themselves, are the big-ticket...
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60

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Since her claim to fame is having brought the first living panda -- a cub named Su Lin -- out of China, Harkness's success is a given, but...
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60

Variety

By Robert Koehler
This wobbly docu-drama ends up being caught in between the impulse to make theatrical a true story and the usual Imax mission of imparting...
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38

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Might have worked as a travelogue, minus the story. In its present form, it is hardly worth the $10 you will be asked to fork over at the...
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10

The New York Times

By Dana Stevens
Just as the vast, square Imax screen magnifies panda-haunches and steep, jungle-clad gorges, its relentless scale also enlarges a...
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