The Point (1971) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Point (1971)

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Ringo Starr narrates this animated story of Oblio, a round-headed boy ostracized by society because his head is not pointed.

Cast

Ringo Starr
as Narrator

Critic Reviews for The Point

All Critics (1)

The film's message about tolerance and self-affirmation should find an audience with today's youngsters.

December 24, 2012 | Rating: 3.5/5

Audience Reviews for The Point

½

Good songs ("Me and My Arrow" repeats in my brain), sketchy stylized animation, and lots of characters without a point. A nice movie for children-of-hippies to sit down and enjoy.

Lafe Fredbjornson
Lafe Fredbjornson

Super Reviewer

½

Definitely shows it age, but if you get caught up in this then you're missing "the point". I wouldn't say this is necessarily on the same level as Pixar for family movies, but my daughter certainly enjoyed it for its entertainment value, while I appreciated the soundtrack and theme.

Richard Franzen
Richard Franzen

Super Reviewer

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