63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Would I see it again? Not even for a Scooby snack.
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63

Chicago Tribune

By Robert K. Elder
Knows when to take itself seriously and when to laugh at itself -- even if its audience isn't laughing along at every gag.
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63

Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
Bland, inoffensive, formulaic and occasionally amusing - just like the animated kids' show that inspired it.
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50

Charlotte Observer

I took a 12-year-old along to Scooby Doo just in case I didn't get it. Our verdict: one paw up, one paw down.
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50

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The movie is so shiny, bright and noisy, the under-10 set ought to be sufficiently entertained.
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50

Boston Globe

This dog will inevitably let down purists looking for the elusive combination of smart and funny.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

Do you really want to spend money watching what is essentially marginality, or would those dollars be better used to see a better film or even buy a good book?
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42

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The antics involving ghosts, chases, and burping that divert the small fry don't mix with the jokey, tribute-band dialogue spouting from the Mystery, Inc. gang.
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38

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
It's unclear why the writers bothered to update the cartoon, unless it was to expand the possibilities for quips and jokey ideas. If so, they failed in their mission, as the movie elicits few laughs.
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20

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Get out your pooper-scoopers. Doo happens June 14th, warn the ads for Scooby-Doo. And they say there's no truth in Hollywood.
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35 out of 100
Generally unfavorable reviews
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