Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams Synopsis
A girl (Alexa Vega) and her brother search for a destructive device.
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88

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Like a whacked pinata, it spills over with treasures - and one of the best things to fall out is Steve Buscemi, doing a riotously meek...
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88

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

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Blissfully entertaining sequel to last year's Spy Kids, Rodriguez is once again just as good -- if not better -- than the gadgets at hand.
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
A children's movie done with genuinely youthful spirit and an easy self-kidding mastery of its own high-tech gadgetry.
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75

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
It's a wonderfully silly family movie that holds its audience in high regard.
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75

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Has enough heart and smarts to recommend it as one of the season's worthier family entertainments.
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The inventiveness is still superior and the network of fiends and family is extended.
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Though slightly lacking in the warmth of the first, should no doubt please audiences.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The whole film has a lively Mexican-American tilt, from the Hispanic backgrounds of the young actors to the surprise appearance of none...
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
To the delight of gadgetheads and the dismay of the rest of us, Spy Kids' paraphernalia is better developed and considerably more fun than...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Eye-catching and entertaining but less inspired than the original.
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By kchertzlar
u see I had some trouble with this movie. The creatures and special effects and actors all sucked and it has sure signs of being a terrible movie. Yet against all odds the critics like this movie....

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Rated PG | For brief rude humor and action sequences
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Common Sense Media says OK for kids 7+ An imaginatively joyous adventure.
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