Miracle on 34th Street Reviews

May 11, 2015
It is light, it is charming, it is delightfully funny and completely captivating. It is all that, and something more.
December 4, 2013
A Christmas season evergreen.
Top Critic
December 4, 2013
The original (and best) version of the cockle-warming tale of a man who claims to be the real-life Santa Claus.
Top Critic
December 4, 2013
A surefire, brightly cynical bit of whimsy.
December 3, 2013
Yes, Miracle On 34th Street is pure Hollywood hokum... But the film is pretty savvy too, getting a jump on mounting anxieties about the post-war cult of consumerism.
January 23, 2013
Miracle on 34th Street isn't great art or high comedy, but it is good entertainment.
March 26, 2009
So you don't believe in Santa Claus? If you want to stay a non-believer don't see Miracle.
November 27, 2007
It's a highly professional piece of Hollywood sentimentalism.
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.
June 13, 2001
A clever and deeply original story, that remains true and confident in direction, while delivering considerable charm all the while.