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Spy Kids Reviews

Lael Loewenstein
Variety
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Fulfills kids' empowerment fantasies and features enough techno-wizardry and cool f/x to satisfy those weaned on videogames.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 27, 2009
Derek Adams
Time Out
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In terms of its family ethos, this makes an interesting comparison with the Addams Family films.

Full Review Source: Time Out

February 9, 2006
Rick Groen
Globe and Mail
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Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 3/4

March 22, 2002
Stephen Hunter
Washington Post
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As a piece of almost dadaist filmmaking, Spy Kids is great fun with its continual spirit of invention.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

January 6, 2002
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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A fine, relatively non-violent example of pure family entertainment.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3/4

April 2, 2001
Andy Seiler
USA Today
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A good live-action children's movie -- a species so rare that many presumed it extinct.

Full Review Source: USA Today

March 30, 2001
John Zebrowski
Seattle Times
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One of the best kids movies in years.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times

March 30, 2001
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
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It's entertaining and inoffensive, a rare combination in kids' films, which are usually neither.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

March 30, 2001
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
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A delight for 7-year-olds, their parents, and James Bond diehards everywhere.

March 30, 2001
John Anderson
Newsday
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A virtual eruption of special effects and sorcery, borrows a little here and a little there from a lot of espionage thrillers, which may amuse parents.

Full Review Source: Newsday

March 30, 2001
Elvis Mitchell
New York Times
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Enjoyable and charming if overactive.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

March 30, 2001
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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Doesn't feel like it rolled off a studio assembly line.

March 30, 2001
Eric Harrison
Houston Chronicle
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The adventures of the Cortez family have a casual multicultural feel that is welcome.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle

March 30, 2001
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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A winner.

Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 3/4

March 30, 2001
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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A treasure.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 30, 2001
Jay Carr
Boston Globe
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Just wacky enough and gadget-driven enough to appeal to bored kids looking for fresh energies.

March 30, 2001
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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Energetic and slickly done, but also somewhat soulless.

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 2.5/5

March 29, 2001
Stephanie Zacharek
Salon.com
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This surprisingly entertaining movie turns the adults into kids and the kids into adults -- and everyone laughs at the talking toilet.

Full Review Source: Salon.com

March 29, 2001
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
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Spy Kids may have its faults, but, for adults, it's far from a Mission: Unwatchable.

March 29, 2001
Michael Atkinson
Mr. Showbiz
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The kids' movie kids have been waiting for.

March 29, 2001
Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald
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If I were 8, I would want to see it 800 times.

March 29, 2001
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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Winning family film that's clever in the best kind of offhanded way.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 4/5

March 29, 2001
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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The children's thriller Spy Kids is just a glorified gizmo movie, but, as directed by the semigrown up Robert Rodriguez, the gizmos have a loopy, babes in toyland vivacity.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B

March 29, 2001
John Monaghan
Detroit Free Press
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What's most impressive about this tale of pint-sized secret agents is how expertly it brings the action-adventure genre down to size without being the least bit patronizing.

March 29, 2001
Nancy Churnin
Dallas Morning News
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Wildly imaginative and funny.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News | Original Score: B

March 29, 2001
Ernest Hardy
Film.com
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Witty and hugely entertaining, Spy Kids may well wind up being one of the best movies of the year.

March 29, 2001
Mark Caro
Chicago Tribune
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This is the movie that Disney's crass Inspector Gadget should have been.

March 29, 2001
Eleanor Ringel Gillespie
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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Hits the screen running and never lets up.

Full Review Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Original Score: B+

March 29, 2001
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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Spy Kids achieves the one thing Hollywood struggles to do in live action: It's a family film that's cool.

March 26, 2001
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