Annie Reviews

February 27, 2020
The triumph of casting and performance turns out to be Finney himself as Daddy Warbucks. He treads a thin line between bluff and bathos, and he is enchanting.
August 26, 2019
We can all appreciate the production efforts: the movie is brilliant, certain musical numbers are a thing of beauty, and the cast is effective. [Full Review in Spanish]
October 22, 2018
Now for some good news: Aileen Quinn makes a perfect Annie, recalling Shirley Temple with her room-lighting smile and perky manner.
May 20, 2016
What makes "Annie" so winning is that, while it could have easily been just another cutesy-poo Hollywood musical, it happens to be as gritty, genial and boisterous as little Annie herself.
January 2, 2011
Tale of cute orphan is great for the whole family.
April 16, 2007
This charming musical based on the comic strip character Little Orphan Annie features many memorable songs and pleasant dance numbers.
January 14, 2005
December 12, 2004
Serviceable version of the Broadway show. Burnett shines as Miss Hannigan.
October 23, 2004
It's like some kind of dumb toy that doesn't do anything or go anywhere, but it is fun to watch as it spins mindlessly around and around.
August 30, 2004
They don't build movies like this anymore.
February 4, 2004
Annie is a happy--go lucky musical with a happy ending.
January 13, 2004
Whenever the kids are singing, you'll want to put their numbers on infinite loop.
September 20, 2002
Truly Charming. You'll be singing til the sequel.
July 26, 2002
July 26, 2002
Certainly not flawless, but still a whole lot of fun.
January 1, 2000
...the film version of the stage hit is an old-fashioned charmer.