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Bears

Overview


Genre :

Documentary

Release Date :

April 18, 2014 (Wide)

MPAA Rating :

G

Director :

Alastair Fothergill, Keith Scholey

Starring :

John C. Reilly

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

2.5 of 4

“..this is one of those nature documentaries that's pretty much solely interested in being entertaining, and so is cleverly edited..”
by Kyle Smith [New York Post]
3 of 4

“..the spectacular cinematography (which took a year to capture), the sometimes silly and sentimental narration..”
by Sandie Angulo Chen [Washington Post]
2.5 of 4

“..the movie's rampant anthropomorphism is a major drawback and John C. Reilly's too-earnest narration is as irritating as a toothache..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
“..some of the film's various incidents have been creatively stitched together from stray bits and pieces of footage..”
by Andrew Barker [Variety]
2.5 of 4

“..it's hard to see the majestic natural beauty presented onscreen and not feel stewardship urges..”
by Linda Barnard [Toronto Star]
3 of 4

“..it's gorgeous, intimate and beautifully photographed..”
by Roger Moore [Movie Nation]
“..another typically engaging, vividly shot entry in the successful Disney wildlife series..”
by Michael Rechtshaffen [Hollywood Reporter]
3 of 4

“..a wonderful excursion to a staggeringly gorgeous corner of America in the company of some irresistibly appealing beasts of the northern wild..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
3.5 of 5

“..a formulaically entertaining combination of gorgeous cinematography and unapologetic anthropomorphization..”
by Kerry Lengel [Arizona Republic]
3 of 4
Reviewed by John Hartl [Seattle Times]

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