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Flushed Away Reviews

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Emanuel Levy

| Original Score: B+

January 24, 2013
Hank Sartin
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 4/5

November 17, 2011
Anton Bitel
Eye for Film

Exciting, adventurous, and flush with visual and verbal gags, Aardman's latest stands out from the many other children's animations released this year because it seems a labour of love rather than a soulless commodity.

Full Review Source: Eye for Film

July 6, 2007

A witty combination of jokes for both adults and kids.

Full Review Source: UGO

March 24, 2007
Glenn Whipp
Los Angeles Daily News

The movie's gaggle of writers (seven different men have either screenplay or story credits) come up with enough clever visual references to ease the burden of familiarity.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Daily News | Original Score: 3/4

December 30, 2006
John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

The dialogue is witty and the action exciting, but without the hands-on, homemade appeal of stop-motion, the Aardman magic is missing.

| Original Score: 3/4

December 15, 2006
James O'Ehley
SA Movie & DVD Magazine

Any movie designed for kids that wantonly throws around Kafka gags gets my vote.

December 15, 2006
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Embora animados digitalmente, os personagens deste novo longa trazem, em seus designs e personalidades, as características que fizeram dos filmes da Aardman um repositório constante de histórias engraçadas e envolventes.

| Original Score: 4/5

December 14, 2006
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

Deliciously witty, funny and clever, endlessly inventive and filled with Aardman's trademark eye for detail, Flushed Away has more for grown ups than for kids, although no age group could complain of being under nourished with entertainment in this film.

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

December 8, 2006
Richard James Havis
Film Journal International

Although Flushed Away is on a much bigger scale than its homely predecessors, it's still comfortably offbeat and funny.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

December 1, 2006
Matthew Turner

A treat for adults and children alike.

Full Review Source: ViewLondon | Original Score: 4/5

November 30, 2006
Olly Richards
Empire Magazine

The best animated movie of the year and only a whisker shy of the brilliance of Wallace and Gromit.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

November 29, 2006
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)

Achieves a controlled sense of arcane looseness on its way to becoming one of the year's better animated efforts.

Full Review Source: Bangor Daily News (Maine) | Original Score: B+

November 20, 2006
Linda Cook
Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)

If you love "Wallace and Gromit," you'll want to get "Flushed Away" with these new characters from Aardman.

Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4

November 14, 2006
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

Where the Aardman wit is retained -- and what significantly elevates the film's worth -- is in the small details, tossed-off asides and background imagery.

Full Review Source: Creative Loafing | Original Score: 2.5/4

November 10, 2006
Eric D. Snider

There are singing slugs, and I don't know what else you could want.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: B

November 10, 2006
James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

endearingly loony... nearly stolen by a chorus of hard-working slugs that slithers from scene to scene, often contributing exactly the right reaction - or song, as the case may be - at the right time.

Full Review Source: Kalamazoo Gazette | Original Score: 3/4

November 9, 2006
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

The result of pairing Aardman and DreamWorks is not quite as good as the best work either studio has done independently.

Full Review Source: Laramie Movie Scope | Original Score: C+

November 9, 2006
Sean O'Connell
Charlotte Weekly

The film's humor actually splits down the middle, with intelligent puns for parents and gratuitous pratfalls for kids.

| Original Score: 3/4

November 9, 2006
Sean McBride
Sean the Movie Guy

easily one of the best animated films of the year

Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4

November 8, 2006
Derek Adams
Time Out
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November 18, 2011
Alicia Potter
Boston Phoenix
April 23, 2009
Brian Gibson
Film School Rejects
October 18, 2008
Leonard Maltin
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November 11, 2006
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