Miracle on 34th Street - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Miracle on 34th Street Reviews

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TV Guide
December 4, 2006
A touch labored but lovable.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com
November 25, 2006
You want the spirit of Christmas? It's all right here.
| Original Score: 4/5
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
November 17, 2006
The only really good [Santa Claus movie] is this gentle, yet modern tale.
Staci Layne Wilson
Buzzine Magazine
November 15, 2006
A nine-year-old Natalie Wood puts in a fine performance alongside Edmund Gwenn, who is arguably the best cinematic Santa, ever.
Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum
August 11, 2005
Formulaic, but charming.
| Original Score: 4/5
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan
January 3, 2005
One of a half dozen Christmas movie classics.
| Original Score: 5/5
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide
March 16, 2004
Miracle on 34th Street is a great family film that will have kids and adults cackling with glee as Kringle does his best to fight the system.
| Original Score: 83/100
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
December 25, 2003
A charmer.
Full Review | Original Score: B
Scott Nash
Three Movie Buffs
December 17, 2003
This is one of those movies that I loved as a kid that still holds up when I watch it now as an adult.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
John Urbancich
Your Movies (cleveland.com)
November 5, 2003
The genuine classic article!
| Original Score: 5/5
Ryan Cracknell
Movie Views
October 29, 2003
Takes consumerism and...condemns it in a meaningful and thought-provoking way.
Top Critic
Bosley Crowther
New York Times
May 20, 2003
[Let us] heartily proclaim that it is the freshest little picture in a long time, and maybe even the best comedy of this year.
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
April 21, 2003
The only Christmas movie.
| Original Score: 4/5
Edward Johnson-Ott
NUVO Newsweekly
March 12, 2003
As good as holiday movies get.
| Original Score: 5/5
June 13, 2001
A clever and deeply original story, that remains true and confident in direction, while delivering considerable charm all the while.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
David Cornelius
eFilmCritic.com
January 1, 2000
Quite plainly, it's the Christmas spirit put on film.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
April 15, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Jurgen Fauth
About.com
May 27, 2004
| Original Score: 3/5
Rebecca Murray
About.com
February 24, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
February 13, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
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