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The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Reviews

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Top Critic
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: B+
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media
September 2, 2010
Sesame Street fans will love this sweet movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5

Film Threat
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Linda Cook
Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
August 4, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
Chris Gore
Film Threat
December 10, 2002
Good fun for the single digit aged set!
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Cheryl DeWolfe
Apollo Guide
February 14, 2001
Kids who love Barney or the Muppets will undoubtedly feel right at home.
Full Review | Original Score: 74/100
Marshall Fine
Gannett News Service
January 1, 2000
The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland is a cause for celebration!
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Phoebe Flowers
Miami Herald
January 1, 2000
It's difficult for even the cynic in the audience to resist giggling at the sight of a grown man and a tiny-voiced Muppet arguing whether or not the Blanket an entire film has been built around should be called "Wubby" instead.
Darren D'Addario
January 1, 2000
There are enough audience participation scenes to keep young children from getting restless.
Jim Judy
Screen It!
January 1, 2000
A delightful little picture.
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Keith Simanton
Seattle Times
January 1, 2000
Silly, sweet movie.
Philip Booth
Orlando Weekly
January 1, 2000
A lightweight, familiar comic adventure that ought to thrill the very young.
Paula Nechak
Seattle Post-Intelligencer
January 1, 2000
Remains faithful to the essence of Sesame Street.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide
January 1, 2000
Perfect for that discriminating five-year-old in your life, or any grown-up who still wonders what goes on deep inside Oscar's garbage can.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Joe Leydon
January 1, 2000
Preschoolers will be tickled by The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland.
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Betsy Sherman
Boston Globe
January 1, 2000
The Jim Henson folks, who earlier this year gave us Muppets from Space, come up with another winner.
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Anita Gates
New York Times
January 1, 2000
The Henson magic is at work.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
William Thomas
Empire Magazine
January 1, 2000
An enjoyable exercise in colourful simplicity.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Tom Keogh
January 1, 2000
If you have an Elmo fan in your life, Elmo In Grouchland is a must.
Dwayne E. Leslie
Boxoffice Magazine
January 1, 2000
Although the film could have been a little more subtle in its moralizing, Elmo in Grouchland is certainly as entertaining as it is instructive in socialization skills.

Sight and Sound
June 18, 2012
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Geoff Andrew
Time Out
June 24, 2006
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
May 26, 2006
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
April 9, 2005
Heather Puttock
Sight and Sound
December 2, 2002
Kevin N. Laforest
Montreal Film Journal
September 10, 2002
Top Critic
Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News
August 9, 2002

Boston Phoenix
March 24, 2002
Susan Granger
January 1, 2000
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
Jason Anderson
January 1, 2000

Irish Times
January 1, 2000
Gary Brown
Houston Community Newspapers
January 1, 2000
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