Anastasia Reviews

January 9, 2018
The film's strength lies not just with its haunting melodies, pretty pictures and kid-friendly sidekicks, but in an emotionally gripping script.
January 5, 2018
Anastasia is OK entertainment. But it never reaches a level of emotional magic.
September 7, 2011
December 21, 2010
Beautiful, not factual depiction of missing Russian duchess.
October 18, 2008
September 1, 2008
An ambitious, serious but not particularly stimulating musical feature that unconvincingly attempts to graft warm and cuddly family-film motifs onto turbulent aspects of modern history and mythology.
February 9, 2006
Bluth has rediscovered the ingredients of quality mainstream animation...
June 18, 2002
A gorgeous piece of work.
February 27, 2001
February 14, 2001
Any film that echoes the landscape of Doctor Zhivago is hard to dislike for too long.
January 1, 2000
A charming little movie, nothing to write home about but a perfectly acceptable way to while away a rainy Sunday afternoon with the child, or children, in your life.
January 1, 2000
Judging from their voices, about as close to Europe as most of these characters have ever gotten is probably Fresno.
January 1, 2000
Its optical flourishes and attention to detail aim for the Disney gold standard and, for the most part, come pretty darn close.
January 1, 2000
The whole process of watching Anastasia is a thoroughly enjoyable one, and it proves that any studio willing to put forth the time, money, and effort can match Disney.
January 1, 2000
A promising launch for Fox's new animation studio, which has declared war on Disney.
January 1, 2000
Frankly, even with the extra money, Bluth's team doesn't have the pizzazz of Disney.
November 14, 1997