Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat Reviews

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Tony Medley
tonymedley.com
October 7, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Vince Koehler
Entertainment Spectrum
May 26, 2004
Mike Meyers brings this troublesome feline to life in an action packed adventure.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Jamie Russell
BBC.com
April 6, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Dan Marcucci and Nancy Serougi
Broomfield Enterprise
November 23, 2003
It would have been nice for Myers to be a little more original.
Kamal 'The Diva' Larsuel
3BlackChicks Review
November 22, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Dustin Putman
TheFilmFile.com
November 21, 2003
A spirited fantasy that doesn't slow down long enough for the viewer to think about its flaws.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
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Stephen Hunter
Washington Post
November 21, 2003
So good it breaks your heart for not being better.
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Tom Long
Detroit News
November 21, 2003
Small kids should love it, and parents may find themselves pleasantly amused.
| Original Score: B
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Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press
November 21, 2003
This is not your father or mother's Cat in the Hat, certainly, and it has the decency -- or disregard -- not to be.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press
November 21, 2003
It's not exactly the story you love, but at least it's a story you'll recognize.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Meg Jones
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
November 20, 2003
There are a few cinematic hairballs along the way, but most of the film is a great ride.
| Original Score: 2.5/4
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Bruce Westbrook
Houston Chronicle
November 20, 2003
It's a barrel of lunatic laughs.
Full Review | Original Score: B
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Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune
November 20, 2003
This adaptation departs from the kiddie classic with freewheeling abandon, but is faithful in the most important way: Wonders never cease.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card
November 20, 2003
I enjoyed the film!
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Josh Larsen
Sun Publications (Chicago, IL)
November 20, 2003
After the wholesale botching of Grinch, The Cat in the Hat feels both faithful and fresh.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review
November 19, 2003
The Addams Family-Beetlejuice-Monkey Bone loving lot of you should RUN to this spectacular outrageously brave kaleidoscopic colorburst of a mindtripilous film. Not for kids...
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Bob Bloom
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 22, 2013
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Karina Montgomery
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 22, 2013
Full Review | Original Score: 0/5

Film Threat
January 22, 2013
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5

Film Threat
January 22, 2013
Full Review | Original Score: 0.5/5
Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner
January 22, 2013
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
October 18, 2008
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Time Out
June 24, 2006

ComingSoon.net
February 7, 2004

Premiere Magazine
December 2, 2003

Boston Phoenix
December 2, 2003
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St. Louis Post-Dispatch
November 21, 2003
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