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Gulliver's Travels

Overview


Genre :

Comedy, Adventure

Release Date :

December 25, 2010

MPAA Rating :

PG

Director :

Rob Letterman

Starring :

Jack Black, Emily Blunt, Jason Segel, Amanda Peet, T.J. Miller, Billy Connolly, James Corden, Chris O'Dowd, Catherine Tate

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  2 of 5 [Rate It]

“..was but seldom inspired to peals of true laughter..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
“..those movies that falls between complete disaster and loads of fun..”
by Betsy Sharkey [LA Times]
“..the story is simple enough for a toddler to follow..”
by Colin Covert [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
1.5 of 4

“..presented in superfluous 3-D on many screens..”
by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
2 of 4

“..mostly, it's a vehicle for Jack Black's zany humor..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
“..more gimmicky than a crackling good yarn..”
by Kirk Honeycutt [Hollywood Reporter]
1 of 4

“..kids will enjoy the rock 'em, sock 'em..”
by Linda Barnard [Toronto Star]
“..it's cartoonish in the way of a bad action movie..”
by Mick LaSalle [San Francisco Chronicle]
1.5 of 4

“..it's a poor adaptation but that its entertainment value is almost nonexistent..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
3 of 4

“..it simply throws us back to fairy-tale movies of the '50s and '60s..”
by Kyle Smith [New York Post]
2.5 of 5

“..it all feels so lazy and familiar..”
by Elizabeth Weitzman [NY Daily News]
1.5 of 4

“..isn't all filler. Even though it sometimes seems that way..”
by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
Review rate : C-

“..entirely Lilliputian in ambition, even for a children's movie..”
by Keith Staskiewicz [Entertainment Weekly]
1 of 4

“..concerning only a shipwrecked sailor and some tiny, cutely bellicose natives..”
by Stephen Whitty [Newark Star-Ledger]
1 of 4

“..an obvious hit with kids..”
by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
“..a fair amount of off-color humor..”
by Peter Debruge [Variety]

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