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The Hunchback of Notre Dame Reviews

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 1/5

October 30, 2002
Scott Weinberg

Pretty to look at; dramatically inert.

| Original Score: 2/5

April 2, 2005
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
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Surely one of Disney's ugliest and least imaginative efforts.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

September 2, 2008
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A shameful iteration of a literary masterpiece.

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed

July 1, 2013
Christopher Null


Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2/5

March 23, 2002
Rob Blackwelder

Song and dance numbers were probably not what Victor Hugo had in mind.

Full Review Source: SPLICEDWire | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 1, 2000
Peter Travers
Rolling Stone
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Adding to the film's split personality is Demi Moore.

May 12, 2001
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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The latest and most uncertain of Disney's animated efforts, with its manic mood swings and cloying, none-too-cuddly hero.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2.5/5

January 1, 2000
Rita Kempley
Washington Post
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The Hunchback's message -- that beauty is only skin deep -- goes only so far.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

January 1, 2000
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

The Hunchback of Notre Dame ultimately misses its target, as it's more likely to find acceptance with an older-than-average Disney crowd.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 2/5

January 1, 2000
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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Like another famous tale set in Paris, Disney's animated version of Victor Hugo's venerable The Hunchback of Notre Dame is the best of times and, if not really the worst of times, something uncomfortably close to it.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 2.5/5

February 14, 2001
Emanuel Levy

| Original Score: 1/5

July 1, 2005
John F. Kelly
Washington Post
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Disney has created a movie that, like Quasimodo himself, is half formed.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

September 2, 2008

TV Guide's Movie Guide

Considering that Disney couldn't help but trash Victor Hugo's novel in the process of reforming it for tender young sensibilities, this animated adaptation of his Notre Dame de Paris is pricklier and more disturbing than we had any right to expect.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 2.5/4

September 2, 2008
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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A high point in the renaissance of Disney animation.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 4/4

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
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This is the least-enjoyable animated feature to come from the studio since its 1989 rebirth.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Mark R. Leeper

I wish Disney had stuck to a lesser-known and lesser-loved book.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: low +1 out of -4..+4

January 1, 2000
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

If not for some hopelessly incompetent and wasted attempts to lighten the mood... it might well be able to compete with Beauty and the Beast as the best film of the Disney Renaissance.

Full Review Source: Antagony & Ecstasy | Original Score: 8/10

December 1, 2009
Rob Gonsalves

Disney has rediscovered the dark magic of the psyche.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

September 24, 2007
Trevor Johnston
Time Out
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Though Alan Menken's music misses the big tune that would cap Stephen Schwartz's nimble lyrics, it's the thematic sophistication that brings the movie to life, making older children and adults its best audience.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
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