Fantasia 2000 Reviews
September 29, 2020
While this update is still a masterful achievement of sound in animation, it doesn't quite match the power of the first feature.
July 6, 2020
If "Fantasia" represents the "2001: A Space Odyssey" of Disney animation, consider "Fantasia 2000" its "2010" - a workmanlike sequel that still has stunning moments but hardly approaches its forefather.
November 23, 2011
Overall, though, I didn't find it particularly satisfying
December 25, 2010
Although magnificent and filled with imagination, Fantasia 2000 doesn't hold up as being particularly ground-breaking or innovative.
December 10, 2010
A worthy successor to the original concept, allowing the next generation of animation talent to cut loose. [Blu-ray]
December 5, 2009
A lightweight affair... Despite some momentary flashes of brilliance, this is no successor to the great Fantasia.
November 16, 2009
The rest of these animated sequences depend on gimmickry, cuteness, or facile ideology.
October 18, 2008
Fantasia/2000 will no doubt become a Disney perennial, but that does not by definition make it a classic.
September 7, 2008
It provides some fine artists the chance to stretch and frolic, even as it reminds today's audiences of animation's limitless borders.
September 7, 2008
Like its predecessor, Fantasia 2000 offers a plotless string of beautifully animated vignettes set to music; unlike its predecessor, it's a good deal shorter and far less tedious for it.
July 14, 2007
This new installment perhaps aims slightly lower than the original.
February 24, 2006
This new Fantasia corrects some of the flaws of the old movie, but generates some new flaws of its own.
January 26, 2006
This must be the most belated sequel the movies have produced.
December 6, 2005
The IMAX presentation of this millennial sequel is a welcome addition to the family, though it seems to lack the heart of the original.
May 14, 2003
A roller-coaster ride of energy, utilizing incredible animated imagery, elegant classical music and state-of-the-art technology.