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Secondhand Lions Reviews

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Charming family movie for tweens and up.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

December 28, 2010
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...may wander near and far, mixing down-home hokum with gushy sentiment, yet it generally succeeds in winning us over.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 6/10

November 29, 2009

Empire Magazine

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

December 30, 2006
Mary Lasse
Christianity Today

Lions will appeal to a more mature audience because of the solid acting duo of Caine and Duvall. It will also appeal to children because of its almost mythological feel.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

October 11, 2006

Film Threat

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 4.5/5

December 6, 2005
Jeffrey Overstreet
Looking Closer

[Most family films] aim too low, so perhaps there should be hearty applause for one that tries to do too much good in its small space of time.

Full Review Source: Looking Closer | Original Score: B

December 6, 2004
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

My only reservation about Caine is his less than credible Texas accent, especially since his brother's is so pronounced.

Full Review | Original Score: B+

October 15, 2004
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

To see Osment react to a door closing is akin to watching someone get defibrillated.

Full Review Source: Film Freak Central | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 26, 2004
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

An unpretentiously sweet home-is-where-the-heart-is fantasy.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 2.5/4

February 1, 2004
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

This film may be all over the map, but at least it takes viewers to some interesting places.

| Original Score: 3/4

November 10, 2003
Bruce Bennett
Spectrum (St. George, Utah)

With Caine and Duvall two kings of the acting jungle in top form; more proof why good casting directors are worth their weight in black gold.

Full Review Source: Spectrum (St. George, Utah) | Original Score: B+

October 12, 2003
Josh Gilchrist

This is what family films are supposed to be like.

October 5, 2003
Harvey S. Karten

Effectively proves that senior citizens are not dull--provided that they'd spent time in the French Foreign Legion and rescued princesses.

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: B+

October 5, 2003
Matthew Turner

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

October 4, 2003
Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card

Warm and a little syrupy like old school films.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Report Card | Original Score: 3/4

October 3, 2003
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

A wholly unique family film that can moisten your eyes even while it quickens your pulse.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 3.5/5

October 1, 2003
Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online

Because it never quite reaches its enormous potential, Secondhand Lions feels like a disappointment even though there's much to praise.

Full Review Source: Nitrate Online | Original Score: 2.5/4

September 28, 2003
Mark Dujsik
Mark Reviews Movies

There's a deep, sad yearning that permeates through the fantastical optimism of Secondhand Lions that gives it the cold, harsh edge of reality.

Full Review Source: Mark Reviews Movies | Original Score: 3/4

September 26, 2003
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

In the end there may not quite be enough here to make the film a classic, but it's enjoyable and lively and warm while it lasts.

Full Review Source: Shadows on the Wall | Original Score: 3/5

September 25, 2003
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit

The movie is fun, but thinking about it afterwards reveals just how sloppy it is

Full Review Source: Movie Habit | Original Score: 2.5/4

September 25, 2003
Ronnie Scheib
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Time Out
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September 20, 2003
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