• Released
  • March 7, 2014
  • PG , 1 hr 31 min
  • Animated
    Family
  • 4,242 Fan Ratings
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Synopsis: A time-traveling dog and his boy meet some of history's greatest characters.

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Critic Ratings

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The Telegraph

By David Gritten
It’s sweet-natured and amusing, with a story to captivate kids; yet the script has enough witty touches to keep adults laughing too.
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75

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
Things drag, here and there. But kids will dig the slapstick, the talking dog and giggle at what flies out of the Sphinx’s butt, or drops...
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75

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Loaded with improbable cultural references (Sherman totes a Stephen Hawking lunchbox and uses words like “eponymous”), I fear Mr. Peabody...
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75

Boston Globe

By Tom Russo
In the film’s sharpest visual sequence, they land in ancient Egypt, with the filmmakers entertainingly cribbing from “Indiana Jones” and...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Has a cool, midcentury-modern look (dog and boy live in a populuxe Manhattan penthouse) and a voice cast that may not be A-list but fits the...
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
Mr. Peabody & Sherman” is a whip-smart, consistently funny and good-natured film with some terrific voice performances and one of the most...
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Parents will get the historical jokes but are unlikely to be amused; kids won’t get them, but might laugh anyway.
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63

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Lively, educational and intermittently amusing. The fun, however, grows strained and formulaic as the movie goes on.
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60

Total Film

Despite top-notch visuals and versatile voice-work from Ty Burrell’s (Modern Family) doting doggy dad and Alison Janney’s monstrous social...
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60

Variety

By Guy Lodge
The narrative’s time-travel element allows for plenty of fluffy, fleet-footed action.
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Mr. Peabody and Sherman By Sophia Smith a first grader

By melunasmith
Mr. Peabody invented the first way back. The way back can go as far in time as you want to go. Mr. Peabody and Sherman and Penny go back in time to ancient Egypt and they meet Kin Tutt. They meet the...

A total delight!

By Dcymbr
Honors the original. We laughed out loud several times. It's an overall feel good movie that will be appreciated even by those who didn't grow up with the unique Mr. Peabody and his boy Sherman who...

Mr Peabody and Sherman

By nerosmom
If you grew up with Rockie and his friends this movie is a nice reminder. Some of the humor was above the young children's heads but it is still a good movie for them. My grandchildren enjoyed and...

Cute and Funny

By michellealebo
Loved the message this movie sends to children about the importance of listening. It was very cute and had its funny parts. Would definitely watch this movie again....

Absolutely loved it!! A must see!!

By wibanez
Mr. Peabody & Sherman was adorable! Mr. Peabody is one inteligent doggy! :) The apple doesn't fall far from the tree. Sherman is just like his Dad (Mr. Peabody)....

More Info

Rated PG | For some mild action and brief rude humor
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 6+ Punny time-travel adventure with lots of comic peril.
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