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Dr Seuss' The Lorax Reviews

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Wesley Lovell
Cinema Sight

It's heart is in the right place, but the execution isn't quite what it needs to be to excel.

Full Review Source: Cinema Sight | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 21, 2013
Andy Lea
Daily Star

The flat, non-rhyming dialogue and mainly dull new characters don't feel particularly Seussian. But thankfully, the animation does.

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

October 30, 2012
Billy Tatum
We Got This Covered

Dr. Seuss' The Lorax is an entertaining and cautionary tale that stays true to the spirit of the good doctor.

Full Review Source: We Got This Covered | Original Score: 8/10

September 18, 2012
Witney Seibold

Three minutes of substance, 91 minutes of shrill filler.

Full Review Source: CraveOnline | Original Score: 3/10

August 25, 2012
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A delightful animated feature with special appeal for tree lovers.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice | Original Score: 3.5/5

August 15, 2012
Martin Roberts
Fan The Fire

Illumination Entertainment has dispensed with almost all of Dr Seuss' endearing dialogue, which is a shame, because the film could do with more of a personality of its own.

Full Review Source: Fan The Fire | Original Score: 2/5

August 12, 2012
R. L. Shaffer

A mostly harmless, cute and cuddly pop-infused babysitter for the ADD generation, but a wretched adaptation of Seuss' classic work.

Full Review Source: IGN DVD | Original Score: 4/10

August 7, 2012
MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

[Hollywood] simply doesn't see girls' and women's lives and needs as worthy of telling stories about... not even when one particular girl's desires are the obvious driver for the story being told.

Full Review Source: Flick Filosopher

July 30, 2012
Philip French
Observer [UK]

It's a didactic piece with too much prose, too many chases and not enough wit. Small children will probably like it, but they deserve better.

Full Review Source: Observer [UK]

July 30, 2012
Lucy Barrick
Radio Times

The catchy songs, personable characters and heartfelt message mean this is still a sweet and enjoyable concoction.

Full Review Source: Radio Times | Original Score: 3/5

July 27, 2012
David Sexton
This is London

It stinks.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 1/5

July 27, 2012
Jayne Nelson
SFX Magazine

Musical numbers, gorgeous design and a brilliant motorbike chase through the deliciously surreal Thneedville lift this from being a preachy, eco-friendly plod to a witty and comical adventure.

Full Review Source: SFX Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

July 27, 2012
Jason Best
Movie Talk

Hollywood has found it tricky translating the whimsical magic of Dr Seuss' tales from page to screen and the makers of The Lorax don't fully pull off the feat here.

Full Review Source: Movie Talk

July 27, 2012

Liverpool Echo

Underlying messages of unity and self-sacrifice for a greater good are admirable, drizzled with mawkish sentimentality to sweeten the pill.

Full Review Source: Liverpool Echo

July 27, 2012
Christopher Tookey
Daily Mail [UK]

A film that's fatally lacking in humanity, and looks as flashy, plastic and commercialised as the world Dr Seuss condemned.

Full Review Source: Daily Mail [UK] | Original Score: 2/5

July 26, 2012
Peter Bradshaw
Guardian [UK]

It looks bright and clean and sharp. But there is no charm or life.

Full Review Source: Guardian [UK] | Original Score: 1/5

July 26, 2012
Nigel Andrews
Financial Times

It is like delirium tremens, only less fun.

Full Review Source: Financial Times | Original Score: 2/5

July 26, 2012
Henry Fitzherbert
Daily Express

Younger children should be satisfied.

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

July 26, 2012
Robbie Collin
Daily Telegraph

When a film misses the point as cretinously as The Lorax does, it really gets the blood up, although perhaps the lesson to learn here is simply that Seuss's aesthetic resists a cinematic treatment.

Full Review Source: Daily Telegraph | Original Score: 1/5

July 26, 2012


Lacks personality and charm, and ends up feeling, somewhat ironically, like a cynical exercise in commercialisation.

Full Review Source: Film4 | Original Score: 2/5

July 26, 2012
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