Opening

97% Guardians of the Galaxy Aug 01
—— Get On Up Aug 01
93% Calvary Aug 01
—— Behaving Badly Aug 01
50% Child Of God Aug 01

Top Box Office

58% Lucy $43.9M
61% Hercules $29.8M
91% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes $16.8M
57% The Purge: Anarchy $10.5M
43% Planes: Fire And Rescue $9.5M
18% Sex Tape $6.1M
17% Transformers: Age of Extinction $4.7M
16% And So It Goes $4.6M
23% Tammy $3.5M
90% A Most Wanted Man $2.7M

Coming Soon

—— Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Aug 08
—— Step Up: All In Aug 08
—— Into The Storm Aug 08
—— The Hundred-Foot Journey Aug 08
86% What If Aug 08

New Episodes Tonight

—— The Fosters: Season 2
—— Hit the Floor: Season 2
—— Longmire: Season 3
—— Major Crimes: Season 3
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
—— Switched at Birth: Season 3
67% Teen Wolf: Season 4
62% Under the Dome: Season 2

Discuss Last Night's Shows

—— Agatha Christie's Poirot : Season 12
100% Falling Skies: Season 4
79% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 1
64% The Last Ship: Season 1
100% Last Tango in Halifax: Season 2
69% The Leftovers: Season 1
60% The Lottery: Season 1
91% Manhattan: Season 1
100% Masters of Sex: Season 2
50% The Musketeers: Season 1
78% Ray Donovan: Season 2
46% Reckless: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
50% True Blood: Season 7
—— Unforgettable: Season 2
80% Vicious: Season 1
—— Witches of East End: Season 2

Certified Fresh TV

85% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
83% Extant: Season 1
79% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 1
91% Manhattan: Season 1
100% Masters of Sex: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
97% Orange is the New Black: Season 2
97% Orphan Black: Season 2
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
85% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

The Emperor's New Groove Reviews

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A lot of fluff that never amounts to a good film.

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed

April 29, 2009
David N. Butterworth
Movie Boeuf

Not without its amusing moments but this animated Disney feature feels hurried and somewhat frantic in its approach.

Full Review Source: Movie Boeuf | Original Score: 2/4

November 16, 2001
Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune
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Obviously a movie without new ideas, born out of a certain desperation.

December 14, 2000
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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Often feels long, like a half-hour cartoon stretched to feature length.

December 15, 2000
Bruce Newman
San Jose Mercury News
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Feels like some lame, focus-grouped attempt by a bunch of people who have grown hopelessly middle-aged to make themselves hip with the kids.

December 15, 2000
Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press
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The first Disney animated movie since The Little Mermaid that amounts to nothing more than a throwaway.

December 15, 2000
Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News
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| Original Score: C+

February 7, 2001
Nancy Churnin
Dallas Morning News
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An amusing but predictable knock-off of themes that have been done much better.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News

December 14, 2000
Susan Tavernetti
Palo Alto Weekly

A forgettable movie as flat as its cartoon-like characters.

| Original Score: 1.5/4

May 20, 2003
Cornell & Petricelli
CinemaSense.Com

Yawn!

Full Review Source: CinemaSense.Com | Original Score: 2.5/4

February 7, 2001
Bob Strauss
Los Angeles Daily News

Comes off as a film lacking any distinctive edge.

December 14, 2000
Laura Reiley
Citysearch

Tries to entertain adults, but may prove confusing to kids.

Full Review Source: Citysearch

December 15, 2000
Duane Dudek
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Every new Disney film comes with a ton of baggage, and begs to be compared with the high standards of the studio's roster of animated classics. By this perhaps unfair assessment, it falls short.

December 15, 2000
Desmond Ryan
Philadelphia Inquirer
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The animation and conception of the film seldom approach the exalted and imaginative level of Disney's better efforts in the genre.

December 15, 2000
Mary Kalin-Casey
Reel.com

[Frames] an entire story around a one-note, shtick-based gnat better suited for occasional scene-stealing than prolonged audience sympathy.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

December 15, 2000
Jeff Vice
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

The plot here is so threadbare and the characters so badly developed (or in a couple of cases, completely undeveloped) that both begin to fade from memory as soon as the film is over.

Full Review Source: Deseret News, Salt Lake City

December 15, 2000
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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An audience dominated by young children was disconcertingly quiet during a preview screening.

Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 2/4

December 15, 2000
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

The Emperor's New Groove has no clothes, and not much else either.

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

February 7, 2001
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

It may be cool, but it's not great animated cinema.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 67/100

May 24, 2001
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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A zany tonic, more upbeat and funnier than the lugubrious Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas.

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

December 15, 2000
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