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Toy Story 2 Reviews

F.X. Feeney
L.A. Weekly
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No parent who's been roped into leading the troops to a matinee need fear being bored: gags are, Simpsons-like, conceived to tickle several generations at once.

August 6, 2012
Steven Rosen
Denver Post
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Toy 2 is colorful and funny, and the computer-animation from Pixar Animation Studios creates a convincingly detailed environment for the toys.

Full Review Source: Denver Post | Original Score: 3/4

August 6, 2012
Paul Clinton (CNN.com)
CNN.com
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Toy Story 2 is a brilliant example of that rarest of Hollywood phenomena a sequel to a major hit film thats as good, if not better, than the original.

Full Review Source: CNN.com

August 6, 2012
Nick Schager
Time Out New York
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Pixar's 1995 Toy Story and its superlative 1999 sequel ushered in the supremacy of computer-generated animation.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York

August 6, 2012
Malcolm Ritter
Associated Press
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They've done it again. The folks who brought you 'Toy Story now present Toy Story 2, another clever, riotous tale of life in the toy lane.

Full Review Source: Associated Press

August 6, 2012
Jami Bernard
New York Daily News
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Pixar, the animation studio that teamed with Disney for both movies, has broken technological ground since the first Toy Story, and TS2 shows off its newest expertise with one smart visual joke after another.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 5/5

August 6, 2012
Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal
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Against most odds, the sequel turned out to be at least as wonderful as Pixar's 1995 original -- maybe more so.

Full Review Source: Wall Street Journal

February 14, 2012
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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The toys are back with even more hilarious vengeance. The story's twice as inventive as its predecessor. And the vocal talents of Tom Hanks, Tim Allen and others bring even fuller soul to the proceedings than before.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

February 14, 2012
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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This isn't a made-for-video that they decided to put into theaters, but a version intended from the first to be theatrical. That's important, because it means more detail and complexity went into the animation.

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

February 14, 2012
David Jenkins
Time Out
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Seeing the film ten years later - and in the mighty shadow of Pixar's recent masterpieces - the film feels a little chaotic, safe, tired on its feet.

Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 3/5

January 22, 2010
Richard Schickel
TIME Magazine
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Pixar's improved computer animation is up to all the demands of this excellent adventure.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine

August 31, 2008
Lisa Alspector
Chicago Reader
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The movie's clearly articulated theme is whether life should be lived for the future or in the present, something both adults and children may find provocative.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

June 20, 2007
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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The list of highlights is endless. Kids will love it; adults may react more deeply. Just wonderful.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Peter Stack
San Francisco Chronicle
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Even though computer animation may seem like the coldest, least organic art form, the characters pulse with more humanity than most live actors can muster in a dozen mainstream movies.

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

June 18, 2002
Stephen Thompson
AV Club
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A technical marvel that's packed to the margins with details and tricks, pathos and inside jokes, Toy Story 2 fulfills the immense promise of its predecessor where it might have diminished its charms.

Full Review Source: AV Club

April 10, 2001
Roger Ebert
At the Movies
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I forgot something about toys a long time ago, and Toy Story 2 reminded me. It involves the love, pity and guilt that a child feels for a favorite toy.

Full Review Source: At the Movies | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 1, 2000
Jeff Millar
Houston Chronicle
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The Pixar people just get better and better.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle

January 1, 2000
Jay Carr
Boston Globe
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Toy Story 2 is everything you could want in a sequel.

| Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Charlie McCollum
San Jose Mercury News
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Not just matches, but actually surpasses a delightful original.

January 1, 2000
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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Toy Story 2 is even sweeter, faster, funnier and more beautiful than the Pixar team's groundbreaking computer animated blockbuster.

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

January 1, 2000
Michael Atkinson
Village Voice
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The kitsch is back in full bloom -- gotta love the grouchy Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots, and the discovery of the beach-blanket-bingo Barbie aisle.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 1, 2000
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
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Sayonara, Pokemon! The toys are back in town.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 5/5

January 1, 2000
Jonathan Foreman
New York Post
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TS2 represents a major step forward in computer-animation artistry.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

January 1, 2000
Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News
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| Original Score: A

January 1, 2000
Todd McCarthy
Variety
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In the realm of sequels, Toy Story 2 is to Toy Story what The Empire Strikes Back was to its predecessor, a richer, more satisfying film in every respect.

Full Review Source: Variety

January 1, 2000
Kevin Maynard
Mr. Showbiz
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More emotionally engaging than most live-action films.

January 1, 2000
Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald
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Charming and exciting.

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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One would have to be a hopeless curmudgeon not to be entertained by Toy Story 2's remarkable visual style, quick-moving storyline, endearing characters, and witty dialogue.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 1, 2000
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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Only after leaving the theater is there reason to realize just how much imagination has gone into making this film so enveloping.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 4.5/5

January 1, 2000
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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Lively and good-humored with a great sense of fun.

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

January 1, 2000
Chris Vognar
Dallas Morning News
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The story is a winner, moving briskly through themes of loyalty, loss, greed and redemption.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News

January 1, 2000
Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today
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Toy Story 2 transforms from rootin'-tootin' 'toon to museum-class art.

January 1, 2000
Tom Keogh
Film.com
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Captivating!

January 1, 2000
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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Toy Story 2 is a triumph at every level.

January 1, 2000
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture
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So exhilaratingly spry that you leave on a high -- a sure sign of an instant classic.

Full Review Source: New York Magazine/Vulture

January 1, 2000
Robert Horton
Film.com
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An utter delight.

January 1, 2000
John Hartl
Film.com
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Like last year's underrated Babe: Pig in the City, it dares to take its familiar cast of characters in a different, more melancholy direction.

January 1, 2000
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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It's a great, IQ-flattering entertainment both wonderful and wise.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A

January 1, 2000
David Ansen
Newsweek
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As in the original, the superrealist images beguile us with their bold wit, and the storytelling is so tight, urgent and inventive there doesn't seem to be a wasted moment.

January 1, 2000
Janelle Brown
Salon.com
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Not only is it just as visually stunning and witty as the first, but it's funnier, more thoughtful and more grown-up.

Full Review Source: Salon.com

January 1, 2000
Hap Erstein
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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As cleverly written and visually startling as the 1995 feature from computer animation expert Pixar, the follow-up improves upon it in so many tangible ways.

Full Review Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

January 1, 2000
Mark Caro
Chicago Tribune
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This computer-animated sequel blows the latest Star Wars sequel out of the galaxy.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune

January 1, 2000
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