Puss in Boots: An IMAX 3D Experience Synopsis
The notorious cat (Antonio Banderas) and two companions scheme to steal a gold-laying goose.

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Critic Ratings


Orlando Sentinel

By Roger Moore
Thanks to Banderas and his Corinthian leather purr and writers who know how to use it, "Puss" is the best animated film of 2011.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
It's always a pleasure to find a family film that respects its audience all the way up the line.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Todd McCarthy
A perfectly diverting romp that happens to showcase some of the best 3D work yet from a mainstream animated feature. Colorful, clever...
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Washington Post

By Michael O'Sullivan
For a kids' movie, the humor, at times, strays a bit too far into grown-up territory.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
The movie has a devilish wit that works for parent and child alike, and it moves like a bobsled. It's funny and fun, and if it's not up to...
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Puss in Boots doesn't have and doesn't strive for the soul of a Pixar film, but gets pleasure enough out of its own characters and the way...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
The story has just the right blend of child-centered silliness and winking adult humor.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Puss made his debut in "Shrek 2," then did time in the two decreasingly funny sequels. Now he's got a movie of his own, and not a moment...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Amy Biancolli
All in all, the 3-D animations wow without gimmickry, Banderas purrs without peer - and it's a cheerful movie.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Puss in Boots is beautifully animated (with 3-D that adds nothing), but the film is so mindlessly busy that it seems to be trying to...
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By machinehead1974
This movie was a lot better than I thought it was going to be!! It was a great family movie and was even better seeing it in Imax 3d. Make sure you go and check out this flick!!...


By debeshaw
If you enjoyed Puss' character in the Shrek movies, you gotta go see this. Even if you're not a cat person this is a great spin-off for Puss. But if you are a cat person, you'll enjoy it even more...

An Absolutely Delightful Movie

By divaandwriter
I just HAD to see this movie, and I'm glad I did. It is a total delight. It's funny and very entertaining. Antonio Banderas is perfect as the voice of Puss in Boots, as is the rest of the cast,...

A great time!

By MissNavyBee
This movie is a refreshing pre-holiday must see. The storyline holds your attention throughout the entire movie and the animated cinematography is spectacular. We loved every minute and thought the...

Puss in Boots

By flexshar
I liked the story and the characters a lot...It was exceptional on the Imax 3 D. It's for all ages. My husband and I are seniors and it was entertaining in every way. I will try to keep the ending a...

Puss In Boots

By Imaxpriddles
The animation was good, the plot was good but it wasn't very humorous....not a lot of laughs. More like an animated drama. In 3D.... with popcorn and water....the total was $57.50 for two......this...

Puss in Boots 3d IMAX

By Bibleboy58
I thought the 3d was okay. Sometime it felt like you were there. but no scened really jumped at you. I also thing paying $14.00 per child was way overpriced. I could have saw regualar 3d with the...

Puss in Boots

By gina blaclwell
My kids and I loved it and we even danced in the middle of the show. Awesome movie!!!...

Terrific 3D Adventure for everyone

By robmartins
We loved this movie, across all age groups, from my 5 year old, who didn't blink, to me (45). its use of 3D is perfect, Banderas is wonderful, everything works....

A must see

By nessie972
I really enjoyed this movie. I laughed so hard as I had not done in a very long time. The 3D Imax effects were superb. It is a must see movie for the whole family to enjoy....

More Info

Rated PG | For Mild Rude Humor and Some Adventure Action
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