83

Entertainment Weekly

Packs appeal for both kids and parents.
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75

San Francisco Examiner

By Wesley Morris
The journey's a kick.
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75

Baltimore Sun

Wildly entertaining.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Remarkably poignant (and pungent) when it comes to child psychology.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The point is, adults can attend this movie with a fair degree of pleasure. That's not always the case with movies for kids, as no parent needs to be reminded. There may even be some moms who insist that the kids need to see this movie. You know who you are.
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64

Mr. Showbiz

By Michael Atkinson
The frequent song interludes will distract the kids (but send the adults into comas), and the anti-Disney satire rages as never before.
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63

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Seems more like a merchandising ploy than a successful attempt to entertain kids and their parents.
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63

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Will Rugrats fans love it -- Wee, we -- er, oui, oui.
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50

Boston Globe

Predictable and not terribly clever, but among the slim pickings of movies geared to the pre-school and grade-school set, it could be much worse.
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50

USA Today

By Staff [Not Credited]
Great movies are sometimes described as filet mignon or champagne, but this one is more like a pacifier.
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62 out of 100
Generally favorable reviews
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