San Francisco Chronicle

By Walter Addiego
Will probably pass muster with very young viewers, but their parents may grit their teeth at its saccharine quality.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Brisk and sweet, even if the script veers toward fussy and lame.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Fly Me to the Moon is a crummy movie for kids, yet it still holds out the prospect of past wonders and future marvels. It's one small step for a housefly, one giant leap for 3-D.
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New York Post

The animation IS great and absolutely so fantastic you'll want to reach out and touch the creatures - or swat them off your uncomfortable 3-D glasses.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
An awkward mix of proficient 3-D animation, detailed technical recreation and strained storytelling that stalls on takeoff.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
The script appears to have been designed, created and produced entirely in 1-D: a mishmash of kidcentric antics, follow-your-dream cliches, and innocuously icky humor.
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Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
What saves Fly Me to the Moon from being a total wash is the actual mission itself.
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Stephen Cole
All of this is interesting, but not all that entertaining.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
A tribute to a giant leap for mankind feels like a clumsy shuffle backward for animation.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Forgive us for being demanding, but shouldn't an animated kids movie like this one be, at the very least, fun? Cute? Watchable?
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36 out of 100
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