Spy Kids (2001) Synopsis
A genius kidnaps retired spies (Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino).
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88

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
The most delightful family movie since "Stuart Little."
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88

Charlotte Observer

By Lawrence Toppman
The film's full of in-jokes, from the Spanish-language billboards to the name of Banderas' character.
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
An intelligent, upbeat, happy movie.
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75

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Wacky enough and gadget-driven enough to appeal to bored kids looking for fresh energies.
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75

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
An adorable family movie.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Yummy and weightless.
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75

USA Today

By Andy Seiler
By emphasizing surreal humor and fast-paced action instead, Rodriguez has crafted a prepubescent version of James Bond without aping that...
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
It's Alan Cumming who takes over the movie as the impish mastermind Fegan Floop.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It's entertaining and inoffensive.
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72

Mr. Showbiz

By Michael Atkinson
Rodriguez has made a movie for kids, and the most and least that can be said about it is that parents, while hardly being catered to, will...
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By movies_r_us_
Great for all children. Everyone fell in love with it. GO SEE THIS MOVIE! It is really great....

I thought this was a good start.

By moviereviewer21
This movie has a pretty good start and to the end. Only a few mistakes and a girl almost said the word *s--t*. But anything else cartoon violence. Nothing bad. Go take your kids to this one!...

Spy Kids

By wizardboy
I love this movie it's full of action and I also love those copying spy kids that eyes can turn white...

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Rated PG | For action sequences
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 7+ Just the right combination of fantasy and comedy.
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