Unaccompanied Minors Synopsis
A snowstorm strands youths in an airport during the holidays.
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Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
A film that's funny and entertaining for kids and adults.
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63

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Crashes the slapstick of "Home Alone" into the youthful angst of "The Breakfast Club."
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63

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
There isn't an original moment in the mix, but it's not as crass or vulgar as much of what passes for "family friendly" entertainment, and...
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By
Feig does wring out a few fleeting fun/heartfelt moments from the minors, and the movie's Christmas treacle is smoother than "Santa Clause...
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
A little charm and inventiveness would have gone a long way to tone down some of the picture's more obnoxious impulses.
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
A noisy, not particularly charming collection of skits and skirmishes.
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38

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Stephen Cole
Why bother suffering through 90 minutes of bad company for a few moments of holiday cheer? Especially when you can still stay home alone...
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38

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
If the writers had the guts (and the jokes) to fashion a bittersweet comedy with a fully earned happy ending, Unaccompanied Minors probably...
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38

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
A Christmas headache looking for an audience.
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Ruthe Stein
A half-baked script by Jacob Meszaros and Mya Stark admittedly gives Feig little to work with. But his young cast is capable of a lot more...
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Ugh

By badhorsie
Sounds like another "Home Alone". Kind of like how "Die Hard 2" was at an airport, even though "Die Hard" wasn't. So its like "Home Alone" meets "Die Hard 2" only not. My brain hurts....

Formulaic But Funny

By Ternoli
This is a really carefree way to spend a couple of hours. Is it Oscar material? No way, but it is fun and perfectly appropriate for the 13 and under crowd. Just good old fashioned fun. Some good...

Movie leaves you happy.

By unnut
6 kids stuck at an Airport, and nobody to supervise them. You know that probably you are going to get a Home Alone six times over. However this is different. This movie is no Home Alone, but it still...

HAPPY FEET

By MIBABYMANUEL
THE BEST OF THE BEST!!!!!...

great fun for birthday celebration

By movie_junkster
very funny for kids between 7-12 to go together and enjoy the movie...

Go see it.

By lorivovak
It's a great childrens movie and yes, it has all of the standard Christmas bad person against the good children. It's worth going to and my children enjoyed it and laughed throughout the whole movie....

Great way to spend a rainy afternoon

By kristi
My daughter and her friends thought this movie was funny and liked it a lot. It kept their attention and it was a great way to spend a rainy afternoon with a bunch of 9 year olds. Some slow parts but...

great family show!!

By KAlumbaugh
our family including my sons12,and 10all really enjoyed this show it keeps you interested and the kids have such a fun adventure. And to include it all with the spirit of Christmas....it is a new...

Great show

By Movie_popcorn_lover
This is a great family movie, had me cracking up through out and even had a touching ending....

Unaccompanied Minors

By rosalia1
This move was ok. Wasn't until the end of the movie where it all came together and made it worthwhile....

More Info

Rated PG | For mild rude humor and language.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 6+ Stuck kids run amok; Home Alone this ain't.
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