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The Rescuers Down Under Reviews

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Variety Staff
March 26, 2009
This sort-of sequel to the 1977 hit The Rescuers boasts reasonably solid production values and fine character voices. Too bad they're set against such a mediocre story that adults may duck.
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Time Out
June 24, 2006
As for the animation, computer technology invests contemporary features with sometimes breathtaking dynamism, but outback flora being what it is, this isn't the most colourful Disney movie.
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Janet Maslin
New York Times
August 30, 2004
The film's direction, by Hendel Butoy and Mike Gabriel, is spectacularly inventive even when not fully appropriate to either the film's subject or the very young viewers it can be expected to attract.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
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Rita Kempley
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
A gorgeously drawn myth made for plucky children and very brave mice.
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
The flight sequence and many of the other action scenes in this new Disney animated feature create an exhilaration and freedom that are liberating. And the rest of the story is fun, too.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Entertainment Weekly
November 16, 1990
Carries its ambitions with an easy grace, expanding the art of animation to fresh ground without losing sight of the silly fun we love cartoons for.
Full Review | Original Score: A