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Happily N'ever After Reviews

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Despite attempts to turn the fairytale genre on its head, the characters are predictable stereotypes.

Full Review Source: Film4

June 23, 2008
Ann Kelly

Clunkingly obvious.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2/5

August 3, 2007

Total Film

Happily N'Ever After finally arrives, looking like a cheapo knock-off of DreamWorks' ogre.

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 1/5

August 3, 2007
Simon Braund
Empire Magazine

Shrek this ain't. A lacklustre effort hampered by limp dialogue and lazy plotting.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 2/5

August 3, 2007
David Fear
Time Out
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The computerised animation is cut-rate; the script keeps piling on clunker jokes that even toddlers will find lame; and Prinze proves he isn't any better an actor in two dimensions than he is in three.

Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 1/6

August 1, 2007
Eric D. Snider

Deeply lame.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: D

June 4, 2007

If you're old enough to read this sentence, you should probably go see something else.

Full Review Source: UGO

March 24, 2007
Sean McBride
Sean the Movie Guy

...lives up to the promise of it's title

Full Review | Original Score: 1/4

March 7, 2007
Frank Lovece
Film Journal International

It ain't Shrek, but it ain't dreck.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

February 6, 2007
Kamal 'The Diva' Larsuel
3BlackChicks Review

I'll happily never watch it again..

Full Review Source: 3BlackChicks Review | Original Score: 1/5

February 4, 2007
David Fear
Time Out New York
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You expect a certain amount of sugar and snark in a modern children's film, but this tossed-off retelling reeks of folks just out to make a cheap buck.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 1/6

February 3, 2007
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

No child deserves Happily N'Ever After.

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

January 20, 2007
John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

The only real laughs are supplied by the Seven Dwarfs, who are portrayed as hillbilly garden gnomes.

| Original Score: 1/4

January 15, 2007
Linda Cook
Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)

Tolerable, but far from magical, "Happily N'Ever After" is just another one of what is becoming a genre: Lackluster CGI_animated films.

Full Review | Original Score: 2/4

January 14, 2007
Janos Gereben
Entertainment Insiders

It is Shrek-Lite.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Insiders | Original Score: 2/4

January 13, 2007
Tim Cogshell
Boxoffice Magazine

When played with stale jokey-jokes and lame one-liners, as it is here, it's not funny at all.

| Original Score: 1.5/5

January 13, 2007
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review

The as arbitrary and pointless as the apostrophe in the second word of the title...

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 1/5

January 11, 2007
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews

Happily N'Ever After is more appropriate as DVD fodder.

Full Review Source: Reeling Reviews | Original Score: C

January 11, 2007
Mark Palermo
Coast (Halifax, Nova Scotia)

Happily N'Ever After is a cutting edge contraction for Happily Not Ever After. It's a shame other films weren't blessed with this hip foresight, otherwise we'd have N'Another Teen Movie and The World is N'Enough.

Full Review

January 11, 2007
Ted Murphy
Murphy's Movie Reviews

The CGI animation is third-rate and unimaginative. The screenplay isn't nearly as funny as it thinks it is . . . In short, HAPPILYN'EVER AFTER is a disappointment.

Full Review Source: Murphy's Movie Reviews | Original Score: D+

January 10, 2007
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