Hotel Transylvania 3D Synopsis
Dracula invites the world's most-infamous monsters to celebrate his daughter's 118th birthday.

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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
There's enough here to entertain - and gross out - the kiddie crowd, and parental units, too
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Amy Biancolli
The cutest darn thing in Hotel Transylvania is the way Count Dracula spazzes into a brilliant red devil-face when provoked. The...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
It's the parental mush about trusting one's kid to make her own discoveries and blah blah blah (spoken in a Sandlerized version of a Dracula...
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Boston Globe

By Tom Russo
Some might say there isn't enough that's fresh here to recommend the movie in a big way, except that every generation of trick-or-treaters...
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New York Post

By Sara Stewart
A serviceable animated movie about a soft-hearted Dracula.
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By James Berardinelli
It's juvenile from start to finish, which is fine if you're young, but not so great if your sole purpose in a theater is to accompany...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
While it's an energetic romp, there is more slapstick humor than wit at work here, and a good deal of borrowing from the far more clever...
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
As a vampire might say, "Be- vaaare , all who enter here above the age of 7! What lies on the screen ... is not for you !"
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By Ian Buckwalter
The problem is that Jonathan is possibly the most annoying romantic lead in any film in recent memory. His gnarly, X-Games-loving,...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
Hotel Transylvania checks in as an anemic example of pure concept over precious little content.
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So glad i went to see this movie

By amkworld
i'm not the greatest fan of animated movies, but i absolutely adore animated Halloween movies. I am so glad i went to go see Hotel Transylvania. This movie exceed my expectations. Adam Sandler did a...

Great Family movie

By Brandeeliciousbiotch
I am so glad that I went to see this movie with my kids! I was laughing the whole time. Adam Sandler is by far the best actor ever!!!...

Hotel Transylvania Rocks in 3D!!

By katiejo58
We took our 8 year old granddaughter to a 3:00 matinee show after school on Friday. I think because it was early there weren't many people in the theater. Well, I never heard my granddaughter laugh...


By Nanna57
My son Greg, his son Dalton, Myself, my other son Dawson, and my Mother Shirley (Also Dawson and Daltons Great Grandmother) all went to the 3-D version. It was a sweet movie and we all enjoyed. I...

Finally! I TRULY "Kid Friendly" flick!

By kyomi74
I've found that the 3D pictures, since going over into the actual CG 3D don't bother my eyes near as much as the cartoon 3D pics did, so I've been able to enjoy these SO much more... Right off the...

I'm Dracula, bla bla bla

By Mukiss
Freakin hilarious. Great for all ages 2- 102. Nothing scary but plenty of action. 3-D is done perfectly. Great original story and new take on old monsters. Take your kids and your parents. No...

Hotel Transylvania

By Midnightblue527
What a great movie ! I took 3 of my grandchildren 2 see it and we all loved it. Sometimes it's hard to sit thru children movies. But I loved it as much as them.....Great Movie Thanks !...

Pretty Neat!

By Wellsfamily4life
We enjoyed a night at the movies as we watched Hotel Transylvania. The movie was really neat with cool effects and a lot of excitement. I would recommend going to see this film....

Hotel Transylvania was too cute!

By KandGsmom
I seriously think I enjoyed it as much as my kids! A lot of funny parts, kept my kids interested the whole time. Will probably go see it again and will definitely buy the DVD when it comes out....

Really cute movie!

By rhondakmoore
Really cute movie. My daughter and I loved it! It did contain a lot of innuendo, but my 7 year old did not catch any of it....

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Rated PG | For Some Rude Humor, Scary Images and Action
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 7+ Father-daughter comedy works as intro to monster movies.
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