Megamind 3D Synopsis
A satirical take on superhero movies, in which a notorious villain loses his oomph after he accidentally kills his nemesis.

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Critic Ratings


Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Too goofy-surreal to pack a lot of emotional punch, but it's antically light on its feet, with 3-D images that have a lustrous, gizmo-mad...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
The bliss of Megamind is the way it pursues solutions for tired problems.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Megamind has momentum and dazzle.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Amy Biancolli
Megamind, it turns out, is a villain to root for.
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By Bob Mondello
The kiddie set can chortle at Megamind's slapstick and its goofy one-upmanship while adults get a kick out of all the smart spatial tricks...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Todd McCarthy
Megamind is snappy good fun.
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By Stephanie Zacharek
Tries too hard and ultimately achieves less. It's undone by its own inferiority complex.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Director Tom McGrath keeps the action spinning and trips lightly over the bummer spectacle of watching a bad boy go good.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Has some funny moments, silly mispronunciations and comical socio-political references. But it suffers from being the second animated movie...
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Plays out like a clunky, not-so-incredible "Incredibles," or a more-despicable "Despicable Me."
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What a disappointment

By ValGirl
We've been waiting SO LONG for this movie to come out. They've been promoting it forever and there hasn't been a good kids movie since summer. But this one we won't be seeing again. It is geared...

Five Word Review

By robyearby
The kids totally enjoyed it!...

better than expected

By hollyrej
I went with my 8 year old son & some other family to see this and we ALL enjoyed it. I don't think the 3d was really worth it- I don't know why but that seems to be the trend these days. The...

Five Word Review

By jhughescmoc
Meh Soundtrackgood Kids were bored...


By fiddleleaf
this movie was very entertaining. i took a 9,11,&13 year old. it was clean and fresh with no suggestive sexual elements.. i would love more clean movies like this.. the kids today are so filled with...

A 3D Movie with a Very Good Storey

By good_viewer
I have seen this movie in 3D 2 times. Once alone and the other with my daughter, son-in-law and the 3 grand kids. This movie did have a very good story line which makes one forget about the 3D...

Awesome family fun

By yabo692
My daughter and I went to see Megamind in 3D. It was already a great experience since I purchased the tickets through Fandango and didn't have to wait in line. The movie was awesome. First time I...

Greatt Moviee!

By colorfuldapphy
I went to an early screening of the movie a few days ago and I have go to tell y'all it was GREAT! I enjoyed the plot and humor! Haha I recommend this movie to anyone who is alive and breathing out...

Great message in the movie

By cathyicare
At the heart of this movie is the nature (abilities, gifts and talents one is born with) v. nurture (the environment, community and those things we learn) debate. It teaches a wonderful lesson that...

megamind 3D

By colefire
grreat animation and clarity. V...

More Info

Rated PG | For For action and some language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 6+ Clever animated superhero story is fun, not too scary.
Read the Common Sense Media Review