Open Season (2006)

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Critic Consensus: Open Season is a cliched palette of tired jokes and CG animal shenanigans that have been seen multiple times this cinematic year.


Movie Info

A domesticated grizzly bear finds that there's more to life than being the star attraction of a mountain town nature show when a fast-talking mule deer offers him a crash course in woodland living in Sony Pictures Animation's first full-length animated feature. Raised by kindly park ranger Beth (Debra Messing) since he was a just a cub, 900-pound grizzly Boog (Martin Lawrence) is content to spend his days entertaining Timberline tourists and his nights nestled safely in Beth's luxurious garage. … More

Rating: PG (for some rude humor, mild action and brief language)
Genre: Action & Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Directed By: , ,
Written By: Steve Bencich, Ron J. Friedman, Steven Bencich, Nat Mauldin, Jill Culton
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jan 30, 2007
Box Office: $84.3M
Runtime:
Sony Pictures - Official Site

Cast


as McSquizzy

as Bobbie

as Mr. Weenie

as Hunter
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Critic Reviews for Open Season

All Critics (106) | Top Critics (31)

I have to say that the humour here (some of it Pythonesque) is mostly spot on and, at times, mischievously dark.

Full Review… | October 14, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

It's just okay.

Full Review… | October 2, 2006
Ebert & Roeper
Top Critic

Animated animal buddy flick is crude but funny.

Full Review… | January 1, 2011
Common Sense Media

Animated children's movies should not glamorize criminal activity and war, but that's exactly what happens in "Open Season"...

Full Review… | April 25, 2009
ColeSmithey.com

Despite inconsistencies in audience and humor, there's enough to like about Open Season.

July 28, 2007
Reel.com

[A] beautifully animated and funny, if formulaic, odd-couple comedy.

Full Review… | March 1, 2007
Film Journal International

Audience Reviews for Open Season

½

Decent family fare. Had some good moments but not my favorite.

jmanard52
John Manard

Super Reviewer

½

It's good if your bored. Open Season is funny at times but ultimately its far far too silly with a poor amount of witty humour apart from the teddy bear picnic song joke.

Directors Cat
Directors Cat

Super Reviewer

Fine animation, fine voices. I didn't mind!

CreedsDelight
Matt Goodman

Super Reviewer

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