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Judy Moody and the NOT Bummer Summer Reviews

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Will Leitch

An assault on the senses, a fever nightmare of color explosions and extreme closeups of a child's tonsils while they scream for the ice cream man.

Full Review Source: Deadspin | Original Score: C-

June 22, 2013
Roger Moore
McClatchy-Tribune News Service

Mild-mannered, kid friendly. Not much there for adults. Except for Heather Graham...

Full Review Source: McClatchy-Tribune News Service | Original Score: 2/4

January 4, 2013
Austin Kennedy
Sin Magazine

It's a fun, imaginative movie that is terrific for young kids. I think it encourages children to celebrate creativity.

Full Review Source: Sin Magazine | Original Score: 3/4

May 12, 2012
Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

It's a simple story that treads familiar ground, but it's fun to watch as a family, and it has an impressive amount of energy behind it.

Full Review Source: 7M Pictures | Original Score: 3.5/5

October 28, 2011
Philip French
Observer [UK]

Could be much worse.

Full Review Source: Observer [UK]

October 23, 2011
Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

A kaleidoscope of bright colours, the best thing about this chirpy comedy for tweens is 12 year old Australian actress Jordana Beatty, whose energy and enthusiasm as the bubbly Judy Moody with the shock of unruly red hair, is contagious

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

October 22, 2011
David Edwards
Daily Mirror [UK]

Rammed with speech bubbles, text messages and onscreen status updates, this is a cartoonish car crash.

Full Review Source: Daily Mirror [UK] | Original Score: 1/5

October 21, 2011
Derek Malcolm
This is London

Only the children manage to survive it. The adults are totally plastic throughout.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 2/5

October 21, 2011
Peter Bradshaw

Having a middle-aged male review it is probably ridiculous. So is asking its target audience to listen to a middle-aged male's opinions on the subject.

Full Review Source: Guardian | Original Score: 2/5

October 20, 2011
Antonia Quirke
Financial Times

Ought to go down fine with the 10-year-olds it's aimed at.

Full Review Source: Financial Times | Original Score: 2/5

October 20, 2011
Matthew Turner

Watchable, sweet natured and fast paced children's comedy enlivened by colourful production design and a charming and likeable performance from newcomer Jordana Beatty...

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

October 20, 2011
Francesca Steele
Sky Movies

For children, Judy's simple suburban pleasures and unsophisticated emotions and tantrums are something that many of them will relate to.

Full Review Source: Sky Movies | Original Score: 3/5

October 19, 2011
Ken McIntyre
Total Film

Graham is lovely and Beatty a natural, but if you're not seven years old, it's one long headache.

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 2/5

September 12, 2011
Sheri Linden
Los Angeles Times
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Too bad, then, that there's no real joy in all the physical business filling the screen, not even in Judy's animated daydreams. Bummer.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 2/5

July 9, 2011
Linda Cook
KWQC-TV (Iowa)

Full color, body excretions, shouting and not much else, "Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer" is dull as a summer spent indoors.

Full Review Source: KWQC-TV (Iowa) | Original Score: 1.5/4

July 1, 2011
Brian Gibson
Vue Weekly (Edmonton, Canada)

Hyperactively desperate-to-entertain and also veers into too-episodic, too-peppy and too-kooky territory. Would be a lot more funner if it were much less dumber.

Full Review Source: Vue Weekly (Edmonton, Canada)

June 22, 2011
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

We're very glad Judy Moody's summer turned out not to be a bummer, and wish the same could be said for the reviewers who have to sit through her movie.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 1.5/5

June 17, 2011
Jennie Punter
Globe and Mail
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The best thing about Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer is the engaging performance of red-haired Aussie starlet Beatty, who will play the titular star in Eloise in Paris. We can only hope that film sticks to the book.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 1/4

June 17, 2011
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review

... hammers away at you for 91 endless minutes.

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 2/5

June 16, 2011
Cole Smithey

Even as a remedial kids' movie, this one fails.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: D-

June 15, 2011
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