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Cats & Dogs Reviews

Amy Biancolli
San Francisco Chronicle
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Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

July 30, 2010
Todd McCarthy
Variety
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February 19, 2009

Time Out
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June 24, 2006

Globe and Mail
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Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2.5/4

April 18, 2003
Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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Falls victim to a common pitfall of special-effects movies: The technology takes precedent over the characters and story.

Full Review Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

November 6, 2002
Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News
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August 9, 2002
Jane Horwitz
Washington Post
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A surprisingly witty and sophisticated spy movie spoof that will tickle adult pet lovers and still capture kids 6 and older with its boy-and- his-dog love story and pet slapstick.

| Original Score: 4/5

January 6, 2002

Ebert & Roeper
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July 16, 2001
Andrew Sarris
New York Observer
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After a while, the film's massive explosions make Swordfish look like a chick flick.

Full Review Source: New York Observer

July 12, 2001
Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald
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Its characters, the two and four-legged varieties, are too lazily drawn for the film to register as more than a pleasant time-killer.

Full Review Source: Miami Herald

July 6, 2001
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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High-end family entertainment.

Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 3/4

July 6, 2001
Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press
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Spends too much time chewing on its computer effects or purring over its animatronic puppetry and too little taming its amusing premise.

Full Review Source: Detroit Free Press

July 6, 2001
Rita Kempley
Washington Post
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Ultimately the filmmakers have relied on premise rather than plot, and the device wears out despite the spoof's brevity.

| Original Score: 1.5/5

July 5, 2001
Bob Graham
San Francisco Chronicle
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The best way to enjoy Cats & Dogs, like puppy love, is to go into it with lowered expectations.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 2/4

July 5, 2001
Melissa Ward Aguilar
Houston Chronicle
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There is some mild language and lots of animal slapstick -- la Wile E. Coyote vs. Roadrunner -- that may be a little much for small children. But most kids will find the action fun and the animals hilarious.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle

July 5, 2001
Bruce Newman
San Jose Mercury News
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Even at a Chihuahua-sized 83 minutes, the movie begins to feel funny in the same way that having the neighbor's dog attach himself to your leg is funny. You laugh while you're wishing you could pull yourself away.

Full Review Source: San Jose Mercury News

July 5, 2001
Paul Tatara
CNN.com
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Though its furry cast members are sometimes cute, the movie systematically converts Babe's tender, talking-animals appeal into just another soulless gadget-fest.

Full Review Source: CNN.com

July 5, 2001
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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Cats & Dogs needed to have more gags and punchlines than Dr. Dolittle. Unfortunately, all it has is a great concept.

July 4, 2001
John Anderson
Newsday
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The jokes are staler than day-old Fancy Feast.

Full Review Source: Newsday

July 4, 2001
Jonathan Foreman
New York Post
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Except for a fine slapstick chase sequence before the opening credits, every good joke in the movie is to be found in those trailers.

| Original Score: 1.5/4

July 4, 2001
Aaron Price
Denver Post
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While the flatness of characters may bore grownups, it's an entertaining flick for kids.

Full Review Source: Denver Post

July 4, 2001
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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So advanced are the special effects techniques that the filmmakers even combine animated faces with real animal bodies, with such uncanny skill that after awhile you give up trying to find the seams.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

July 4, 2001
John Zebrowski
Seattle Times
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A treat to watch.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times

July 4, 2001
Stephanie Zacharek
Salon.com
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An hour and a half of giddy, ridiculous fun.

Full Review Source: Salon.com

July 3, 2001
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
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Cat people and dog people of all ages will enjoy the tactics of this interspecies war, though the film makes the somewhat exaggerated assumption that cats are selfish and fascist and that dogs are selfless and humanist.

| Original Score: 3/4

July 3, 2001
A.O. Scott
New York Times
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There is enough dopey, exuberant fun to delight children without driving their parents completely crazy.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

July 3, 2001
Kevin Maynard
Mr. Showbiz
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Monotonous and mangy.

July 3, 2001
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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With the human actors marking time at best (and that best is rare), Cats & Dogs becomes a series of expensive special effects in search of a scenario worth the price tag.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 1.5/5

July 3, 2001
Rick Holter
Dallas Morning News
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This clash of the titans is delightful.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News | Original Score: B+

July 3, 2001
Mark Caro
Chicago Tribune
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I kept being reminded of annoying pet-food commercials.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 2/4

July 3, 2001
Mike Clark
USA Today
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A migraine-inducing, furniture-upending jumble.

Full Review Source: USA Today

July 3, 2001
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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At its best, Cats and Dogs is a series of missed opportunities that represents adequate entertainment for the age 5-9 crowd. At its worst, this is another example of why so many PG-rated films fail at the box office.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 2/4

July 3, 2001
Steve Murray
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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Maybe not purrfect, but tail-waggingly fun.

Full Review Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Original Score: B

July 3, 2001
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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The filmmakers seem more worried about their 6,700 latex mice and gallons of food coloring than their characters.

July 2, 2001
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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The actors voicing these four legged adversaries ... throw themselves into their work with suitable fervor.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B-

July 2, 2001
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