• Released
  • May 30, 2003
  • (3D re-elease date 9/14/12)
  • G , 1 hr 40 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Animated
Finding Nemo Synopsis
A clown fish (Albert Brooks) searches for his son (Alexander Gould).
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Critic Ratings

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100

San Francisco Chronicle

By C.W. Nevius
The visuals pop, the fish emote and the ocean comes alive. That's in the first two minutes. After that, they do some really cool stuff.
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100

The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
An exhilarating fish story in the perfectly cast comic adventure.
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
This time the dad is the hero of the story, although in most animation it is almost always the mother.
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100

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
You could trawl the seven seas and not net a funnier, more beautiful, and more original work of art and comedy than Finding Nemo.
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90

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
An undersea treasure all the same, and a prodigy of visual energy.
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88

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Leave it to a g-rated cartoon to give the live-action epics a lesson in action, fun and bracing originality.
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88

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
This stirring children's movie about separation anxiety is swimming with comic references only adults will catch, thus greatly expanding...
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88

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
The most gorgeous of all the Pixar films — which include "Toy Story" 1 and 2, "A Bug's Life" and "Monsters, Inc." —Nemo treats...
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88

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Pixar is so good at what it does that every other kiddie-entertainment purveyor -- including parent company Disney -- flounders in...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Though not as great as "Toy Story 2" and "Monsters, Inc.," Pixar movies that are the gold standard for family movies, Finding Nemo is...
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Holy ****

By mcotton88
Dear dhplayskeys, The title of the movie is, "Finding Nemo: 3D". As in 3 Dimensional. Not as in, "hey guys we skipped Finding Nemo 2 and we are going straight to 3!". I don't know. Maybe I am just...

save your money

By dhplayskeys
if you have the dvd at home watch that again....i thought this was a part two and didnt research to see that it was the same finding nemo that i have in my dvd collection...the movies these days are...

One of the best animated films ever

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Finding Nemo

By NatHagan062308
HIlarious for a children's movie so entertaining def woul recommend if you don not have the dvd that you go and purchase it . enjoyed from beginning to end....

Great

By culiokings2000
Such a good story... had my interest the entire time... can't wait for the second one!...

Nemo Lover

By kat678
I am 16. I LOVE THIS MOVIE. To put it short. I have never fallen in love with a movie before. But now years after its out and a few years from Finding Dory, this movie is still my favorite. I can...

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By judyreed32
Love this movie, took granddaughter, she also fell in love with nemo!...

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hilarious ellen is so funny...

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Rated G
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 5+ Sweet father-son tale has some very scary moments.
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EDUCATIONAL VALUE
POSITIVE MESSAGES
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VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
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