Wreck-It Ralph 3D Synopsis
After years of losing to his adversary, an arcade-game character decides that he wants to be a hero.

Movie Reviews

Critic Ratings

72
SEE ALL CRITIC REVIEWS
90

The Hollywood Reporter

With a mix of retro eye-candy for grown-ups and a thrilling, approachable storyline for the tykes, the film casts a wide and beguiling net.
Full Review
90

NPR

By Scott Tobias
Replace the toy box with the arcade machine, and Wreck-It Ralph is basically a repurposed "Toy Story" movie, suffused with the same mix of...
Full Review
88

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
With Halloween bags still brimming, it's an ideal time for the inventive candy-colored fun and wicked humor that is Wreck-It Ralph.
Full Review
83

Entertainment Weekly

By Keith Staskiewicz
There are more videogame cameos and winks than you can shake a Wiimote at - even the Konami Code, the gamer's paternoster, makes an...
Full Review
75

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
Wreck-It-Ralph is a gorgeously rendered story that will play just as well to children as to their parents, albeit for different reasons....
Full Review
75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Colorful, noisy, and pixel-deep.
Full Review
75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
More than in most animated films, the art design and color palette of Wreck-It Ralph permit unlimited sets, costumes and rules, giving the...
Full Review
75

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Moore brings a video junkie's passion to the movie game, and it's hilariously infectious.
Full Review
50

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
It's pure plastic product from plot line to the pro forma 3-D to the tidy moral lessons - ersatz family entertainment as disposable as it...
Full Review
50

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
It's a lovely pretext for dazzling visuals, yet the production is diminished by the clumsiness of an 8-bit script.
Full Review

Greatest Family Movie Ever!!!

By mnmdole
This was a fantastic movie. The video game characters were well developed and endearing. This movie has a great plot and the theme is to be happy for who you are and to be happy with what you have....

Totally original and a true winner!

By HoodCritic1
This movie comes from a place of pure imaginative innocence and it excels. The story of an individual who aspires to prove he is more than what he is labeled to be and undertakes a journey to...

good family flick

By brancrump
Really liked Wreck-It Ralph. Could have enjoyed it just as much in 2D but had people in our party who wanted to see it in 3D. Overall story was really good as was the moral of the story. And the...

Best video game movie ever!

By mattfan12059
I loved Wreck It Ralph! It was funny and touching at times. Many video game cameos in the movie too! The idea works will and there are many clever references that can also be found! Overall,...

Wreck-It Ralph is a clever and nostalgic visual delight

By kcu3986
So Wreck-It Ralph was all kinds of AWESOME and really clever! It felt like a Pixar movie since it reminds me of Toy Story - how these characters have lives of their own when humans aren't looking....

Wreck it Ralph! A must see for kids!

By luvsmoviestoo
My son was anxiously waiting for this to come out since seeing the previews during spiderman. He was not disapointed and neither was his friend. They laughed hard and had a great time. The movie...

AWESOMENESS TO THE MAX!!!!!!

By bigquix_2
The best animated movie of the year! Everything about it is amazing: the story (which is full of surprises), The fantasy, character and environment design, the entertainment and fun factors and...

Wreck it Ralph

By Kbootsma7070
Took my granddaughter (4) and she loved it....

Kids Movie

By scmcgrews
This was a cute, fun, sweet, Kids movie. If you don't have kids or don't like kids movies don't go see it. I think kids up till 12 or so will really like this movie and parents will like the...

Great for Adults and Kids

By magnix07
I took my ten-year old son to see the movie, after we both saw how much animation was involved. I thoroughly enjoyed all the reminders of the great video games of the past, especially Q-Bert, and...

More Info

Rated PG | For Some rude humor and mild action/violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 7+ Game-themed movie mixes potty humor with strong messages.
Read the Common Sense Media Review
EDUCATIONAL VALUE
POSITIVE MESSAGES
POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF