Opening

90% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Jul 11
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15% Rage Jul 11
21% A Long Way Down Jul 11
—— The Class Of '92 Jul 08

Top Box Office

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85% 22 Jump Street $9.8M
30% Deliver Us from Evil $9.7M
92% How to Train Your Dragon 2 $9.0M
48% Earth to Echo $8.4M
49% Maleficent $6.2M
54% Jersey Boys $5.2M
24% Think Like a Man Too $4.9M
90% Edge of Tomorrow $3.7M

Coming Soon

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84% Extant: Season 1
79% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 1
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
97% Orange is the New Black: Season 2
97% Orphan Black: Season 2
79% Penny Dreadful: Season 1
84% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1

Kung Fu Panda 2 Reviews

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Wesley Lovell
Cinema Sight

A fantastic sequel with more pathos than expected with plenty of gorgeous animation.

Full Review Source: Cinema Sight | Original Score: 3.5/4

July 4, 2011
CJ Johnson
ABC Radio (Australia)

Go for a beer in the middle forty minutes; come back refreshed for the ... [final] extraordinary battle sequence.

Full Review Source: ABC Radio (Australia) | Original Score: 2.5/5

June 29, 2011
Matt Neal
The Standard

THERE'S an old Chinese proverb (that I just made up) that goes: what is the point in making something pretty to look at if no one can see it?

Full Review Source: The Standard | Original Score: 3/5

June 26, 2011
Matthew Toomey
ABC Radio Brisbane

It focuses too heavily on flashy action sequences and lacks the amusing banter that I remember fondly from the original.

Full Review Source: ABC Radio Brisbane | Original Score: B-

June 24, 2011
Jim Schembri
The Age (Australia)

The massive amount of artistry that has gone into the cinematography, lighting and design makes this as sumptuous and pleasing a film to behold as Tangled.

Full Review Source: The Age (Australia) | Original Score: 3.5/5

June 24, 2011
Thomas Caldwell
Cinema Autopsy

The first film was a lot of fun; this sequel is even more fun but also something quite special.

Full Review Source: Cinema Autopsy | Original Score: 4/5

June 23, 2011
Annette Basile
FILMINK (Australia)

While the animation is incredible, this also has heart and humour in spades, and proves just as engaging as its predecessor.

Full Review Source: FILMINK (Australia)

June 22, 2011
Leigh Paatsch
Herald Sun (Australia)

The upgrade to 3D is worth while, the story is a solid refinement of the best bits from before and the balance between light humour and darker drama is quite well maintained.

Full Review Source: Herald Sun (Australia) | Original Score: 3/5

June 22, 2011
Margaret Pomeranz
At the Movies (Australia)

It doesn't soar like the best of animation these days but it's an entertainment, particularly for the younger set.

Full Review Source: At the Movies (Australia) | Original Score: 3.5/5

June 22, 2011
Matt Fowler
IGN Movies

Not as great as the first, but still worth your skadoosh!

Full Review Source: IGN Movies | Original Score: 3.5/5

June 20, 2011
Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

Cuter and more enjoyable than the first film, this high energy 3D animation from Dreamworks is packed with kung-fu spectacle, exotic Eastern settings, a fuzzy heart and plenty of chuckles

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

June 19, 2011

Offers more of the same, even though it tries to convince us it doesn't.

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

June 13, 2011
Henry Fitzherbert
Daily Express

It is made with consummate craft, contains some exciting set-pieces and the voice work is top-notch.

Full Review Source: Daily Express | Original Score: 3/5

June 12, 2011
Philip French
Guardian

The central notion of discovering one's unique personal identity ("the only thing that matters is what you choose to be now") takes us back to an earlier China and it's free of jokey references to other movies.

Full Review Source: Guardian

June 12, 2011
Anthony Quinn
Independent

It drops points for a narrative that overstretches by at least 20 minutes.

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

June 10, 2011
Derek Malcolm
This is London

Director Jennifer Yuh Nelson has done her best to ensure a child-friendly movie that parents can sit through too.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 3/5

June 10, 2011
Caroline Jowett
Daily Express

The animation is five-star all the way but the plot has a good deal less "awesomeness" than the original.

Full Review Source: Daily Express | Original Score: 4/5

June 10, 2011
David Edwards
Daily Mirror [UK]

With an all-star voice cast, gorgeous animation and a story that both thrills and tugs the heartstrings, it's as good a 'toon as we're likely to see all year.

Full Review Source: Daily Mirror [UK] | Original Score: 4/5

June 10, 2011
Jason Best
Movie Talk

Another knockout combination of vibrant animation, energetic action and nifty jokes.

Full Review Source: Movie Talk

June 10, 2011
James O'Brien
Daily Mail [UK]

A knowing script, beautifully bright animation and a truly towering effort from Black combine to create a cracker of a family film.

Full Review Source: Daily Mail [UK] | Original Score: 4/5

June 9, 2011
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