100

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Its breadth, profundity, and stunningly rendered vision make idealism seem renewed and breathtaking again.
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
One of the most visually inventive films I have ever seen.
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100

Entertainment Weekly

Has the effect of making the average Disney film look like just another toy story.
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88

New York Post

By Jonathan Foreman
A visually stunning film.
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88

Chicago Tribune

Rarely does any film, animated or otherwise, immerse you in such a vivid landscape and engage your senses so strongly.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Desmond Ryan
In theme and technique, it pushes the boundaries of animation and opens up new and imaginative possibilities.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Stack
A rare spectacle on the big screen.
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75

USA Today

By Andy Seiler
A must-see for animation fans.
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63

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
A thing of beauty and imagination.
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40

Mr. Showbiz

By Michael Atkinson
Wacky, vividly conceived but mundanely executed cartoon fantasy.
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76 out of 100
Generally favorable reviews
Metascore® based on all critic reviews. Scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.