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The Country Bears Reviews

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

A dumb story about a bear adopted by humans.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

December 28, 2010
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

Click to read review

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 2/4

January 6, 2004
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...the movie just might be worth a rental if only for the sight of watching Christopher Walken belt out a musical number using only his hand and his armpit.

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 30, 2003
John R. McEwen
Film Quips Online

It's like an all-star salute to Disney's cheesy commercialism.

Full Review Source: Film Quips Online | Original Score: 3/5

February 8, 2003
Dan Fienberg
L.A. Weekly
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Kids will probably enjoy the sight of huge, bumbling teddy bears... Parents will exit wondering why this piece of unnecessary cross-promotion wasn't released straight to video.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

September 26, 2002
Anita Schmaltz
Metro Times (Detroit, MI)

'...both hokey and super-cool, and definitely not in a hurry, so sit back, relax and have a few laughs while the little ones get a fuzzy treat.'

Full Review Source: Metro Times (Detroit, MI) | Original Score: 3/5

August 21, 2002
Eric D. Snider
EricDSnider.com

Bearable. Barely.

Full Review Source: EricDSnider.com | Original Score: C

August 11, 2002
Paul Clinton (Boxoffice)
Boxoffice Magazine

Functions more as a product than a movie.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine | Original Score: 1.5/5

August 11, 2002
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

By turns numbingly dull-witted and disquietingly creepy.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 0/5

August 4, 2002
Adam Nayman
eye WEEKLY

It's fitting that a movie as artificial and soulless as The Country Bears owes its genesis to an animatronic display at Disneyland.

Full Review Source: eye WEEKLY | Original Score: 1.5/5

August 3, 2002
Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper
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It's mildly amusing, but I certainly can't recommend it.

Full Review Source: Ebert & Roeper

July 31, 2002
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

The movie left me feeling that I never wanted to see another movie in my life. Yes, it's that bad. It's worse than that bad.

Full Review Source: Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC) | Original Score: 1/5

July 30, 2002
Michael Atkinson
Village Voice
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This ingrown mutant is easily the most bizarre children's film made in this country since 1982's lab-rat apocalypse The Secret of NIMH.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

July 30, 2002
Catherine Cantieri
HoleCity.com

How on earth did Disney manage to convince these talented people to get involved in this monumental suck-fest?

Full Review Source: HoleCity.com | Original Score: 1/5

July 29, 2002
Beth Jones
Roanoke Times (Virginia)

Good music, creative twists and a moving performance by freaky Christopher Walken saved this potentially stinky kiddie film

Full Review Source: Roanoke Times (Virginia) | Original Score: 3/5

July 29, 2002
Joe Leydon
Variety
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Pic as a whole is a gently and genuinely amusing treat that should bring smiles to target auds.

Full Review Source: Variety

July 29, 2002
Frank Ochieng
Movie Eye

...a plotline that's as lumpy as two-day old porridge...the filmmakers' paws, sad to say, were all over this "un-bear-able" project!

Full Review Source: Movie Eye | Original Score: 1.5/4

July 28, 2002
Linda Cook
Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)

Stuart Little, on a neighboring screen, realizes his situation for what it is. Are mice smarter than bears?

Full Review Source: Quad City Times (Davenport, IA) | Original Score: .25/4

July 27, 2002
Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Despite yet another endearingly eccentric turn by Christopher Walken, this is as bad as anyone could possibly imagine.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

July 27, 2002
David Poland
Hot Button

The Country Bears wastes an exceptionally good idea. But the movie that doesn't really deliver for country music fans or for family audiences

Full Review Source: Hot Button

July 26, 2002
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