• PG, 1 hr. 41 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Marc Forster
    In Theaters:
    Nov 12, 2004 Wide
    On DVD:
    Mar 22, 2005
  • Miramax Films


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Finding Neverland Reviews

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Not about Peter Pan, and not a kids' movie.

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

December 24, 2010
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A heartfelt, beautiful film, and one of the best dramas I've seen in years.

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed | Original Score: 3.5/5

April 29, 2009
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

Like Big Fish and The Neverending Story, this is a film that reminds us that life, coloured by our perceptions, is what we make it; all we have to do is believe.

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

October 18, 2008
Mark Halverson
Sacramento News & Review

Johnny Depp makes another run at the Oscar in the shoes of author-playwright J.M. Barrie.

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 3/5

August 7, 2008
Jeffrey Overstreet
Looking Closer

Finding Neverland is about hanging on to that belief in something that transcends the empirical world. It's a small, gentle, graceful motion picture.

| Original Score: A-

September 19, 2007
Russ Breimeier
Christianity Today

A charming and dramatic tearjerker that's sweet without resorting to syrup.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

September 28, 2006

Empire Magazine

| Original Score: 5/5

April 1, 2006
Jason Blake
Sydney Morning Herald

Plenty of narrative liberties have been taken. It doesn't matter a jot. At heart, this isn't a biography anyway, it's an ode to the power of the imagination.

Full Review Source: Sydney Morning Herald

January 17, 2006

Film Threat

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3.5/5

December 6, 2005
Anthony Quinn

A nicely played family entertainment with perhaps more mystery than it knows what to do with.

Full Review Source: Independent | Original Score: 3/5

December 6, 2005


Full Review Source: Bullz-Eye.com | Original Score: 3.5/5

July 5, 2005
Wesley Lovell
Cinema Sight

The film's about knowing where your inner child is and letting it out to explore great worlds of adventure.

Full Review Source: Cinema Sight | Original Score: 4/4

April 17, 2005

'En una época tan falta de historias agradables, que rejuvenezcan el espíritu humano y nos transporten a lo mejor de nuestra infancia, un filme como este es perfecto'

| Original Score: 3/4

April 4, 2005
Boyd van Hoeij

The film is incredibly manipulative both in its script and execution, but despite this we do feel for the characters.

Full Review Source: european-films.net

March 23, 2005
Tim Appelo
Seattle Weekly

Interestingly and movingly hints at the sad future fate of his Lost Boys, but it's too timid to follow up on those dark portents.

Full Review Source: Seattle Weekly | Original Score: 7/10

March 9, 2005
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

Finding Neverland is sentimental, to be sure, but a wonderful find for the patient viewer.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 8/10

March 9, 2005
Alex Ramirez

Se queda grabada en el alma, esa alma que debiera seguir con polvos mágicos en vez de sólo empolvándose con el paso del tiempo.

Full Review Source: Cinenganos | Original Score: 5/5

February 20, 2005
Michael A. Smith
Nolan's Pop Culture Review

'The jewel in the cast is 12-year-old Highmore. Not since Henry Thomas in "E.T." has such a young actor held the screen with such emotion.'

Full Review Source: Nolan's Pop Culture Review | Original Score: 4/4

February 13, 2005
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

É um bom filme, não há dúvida. Mas, com um pouco mais de coragem, poderia ter sido tão ambicioso quanto o próprio Peter Pan.

Full Review Source: Cinema em Cena | Original Score: 3/5

February 3, 2005
Martin Scribbs
Low IQ Canadian

A celebration of artistry, not as mere ornament, but as the very stuff of life.

February 3, 2005
Michael Szymanski
December 19, 2004
Brian D. Johnson
Maclean's Magazine
November 20, 2004

Boston Phoenix
November 20, 2004
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