Reviews

Apr 30, 2020
One of the most well-crafted, magical family films ever made
Jan 29, 2019
Purely innocent, whimsical, and imaginative.
Sep 18, 2013
One of the very best children's movies of the past quarter-century.
May 27, 2011
This new version of Frances Hodgson Burnett's children's classic boasts first-rate production values and a political sensitivity befitting the '90s, but it doesn't quite capture the magic of the 1939 Shirley Temple vehicle.
May 27, 2011
Cuaron finds the perfect style for this trusted formula; what could have been routine kids' stuff flourishes with his sure feeling for space, light and colour.
May 27, 2011
Soppy and girlish in the extreme, this should keep even the tiniest viewer rapt, while all too many adults may fall victim to an inexplicable bout of eye-watering long before the closing credits.
May 27, 2011
The film uses studio resources to create an entrancing world both in New York and in the heroine's fantasies about India.
Jan 1, 2011
Wonderful movie of a lonely girl's triumph.
Jun 10, 2008
An astonishing work of studio artifice, A Little Princess is that rarest of creations, a children's film that plays equally well to kids and adults.
Apr 2, 2007
Feb 9, 2006
An exemplary version of Frances Hodgson Burnett's novel.
Jul 7, 2005
Mar 24, 2005
Aug 30, 2004
A bright, beautiful and enchantingly childlike vision.
Nov 7, 2003
Jul 28, 2003
A truly captivating children's film that never got its due in the theaters.
May 14, 2003
Mar 23, 2003
This is a magical film.
Sep 8, 2002