83

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
A lickety-split, madly packed, roller-coaster entertainment that might almost have been designed to make you scared of how much smarter your kids are than you.
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75

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
A thoroughly entertaining animated comedy that's sweet enough for the youngest moviegoers, and smart enough for the most cynical chaperone.
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75

Chicago Tribune

Clever and funny, with a dense surface of ideas and moods.
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75

Miami Herald

The charm of Jimmy Neutron is that it's both futuristic enough to intrigue kids and retro enough to hook their parents.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
It doesn't have the little in-jokes that make "Shrek" and "Monsters, Inc." fun for grown-ups. But adults who appreciate the art of animation may enjoy the look of the picture.
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75

Boston Globe

By Loren King
Mixes ''Jetsons''-style futuristic hijinks with a reliable story of a boy inadvertently whisked ''over the rainbow'' to another galaxy where his mettle is tested.
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50

Baltimore Sun

A misstep or two aside, you don't have to belong to Mensa to know kids will enjoy it.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Inventive and intermittently amusing.
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
After "Monsters, Inc.," this movie may be a bit of a letdown, but there are some scenes that will delight elementary-school-age children and older preschoolers -- notably the gross-out moments.
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50

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Aimed squarely at the under-6 crowd, is basically the pilot for a Nickelodeon series with an already heavily merchandised character.
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65 out of 100
Generally favorable reviews
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