The Road to El Dorado Synopsis
Two Spanish rogues find the fabled city of gold, where the natives proclaim them to be gods.

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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
It has a jokey irreverence that keeps it from teetering over the edge to absurdity.
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75

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Ends up taking enough detours to keep DreamWorks' latest animated epic from striking cinematic gold.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Bright and zesty.
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63

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Less than memorable.
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63

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Pretty much a road to nowhere.
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63

USA Today

By Susan Wloszczyna
This is one Road whose gold apparently got paved over.
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63

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
Proves there are some things cartoons can't do better than live action after all.
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59

Mr. Showbiz

By Cody Clark
Feels like it was pulled out of the freezer and hastily microwaved about 10 minutes before you arrived at the theater.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Stack
Glitters, but it's not pure gold.
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42

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
This trip down The Road to El Dorado proceeds under the speed limit all the way.
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It turned me into a ROFL copter

By jaredbeilstein
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Rated PG | For Thematic Elements and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 6+ Outstanding family movie mixes comedy, action, romance.
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