Mar 9, 2018
In the time-honored tradition of kids' films, Ice Age mixes broad displays of physical cruelty with a sweet message, which in this case is about the need of each member of a herd to look after the other.
Nov 24, 2011
Dec 30, 2006
Delivers solid laughs and thrills wrapped up in an infectious sense of character.
Jun 24, 2006
There's enough classically derived Road Runner-type fun to keep most family audiences happy. But the characters betray their contrivance.
Mar 10, 2003
This prehistoric buddy pic has a heart bursting with good intentions, something that goes a long way in dimming from memory its inherent routineness.
Nov 28, 2002
Not as cute as it looks.
Aug 9, 2002
In all, we get a visually crisp, though generally tame, offering.
Jul 20, 2002
Real Ice Ages were no jokes. They lasted about 100,000 years and froze most life on the planet. But as long as Leguizamo's Sid and Wedge's Scrat are on screen, this one warms you with laughter.
Jun 1, 2002
From the squirrel's mad, droopy eyes, to the rumba rhythms of Manny's rear end, to the way Diego settles into sleep like a tabby, these creatures are alive enough to love, and lament.
May 9, 2002
Has neither the invention and creativity of Monsters nor the satiric wit of Shrek, but it still emerges as the best new family film of the season.
May 1, 2002
It's simply a fun, silly comedy, but then what's wrong with that?
Mar 24, 2002
You could do a lot worse for the Easter holidays than this.
Mar 24, 2002
Yet another marvelously funny digital-animation feature.
Mar 19, 2002
Ice Age won't drop your jaw, but it will warm your heart, and I'm giving it a strong thumbs up.
Mar 18, 2002
It's clever enough to amuse adults, yet sufficiently kid-friendly to delight tykes with diminutive attention spans.
Mar 18, 2002
Manages to remain consistently entertaining and delightful throughout.
Mar 18, 2002
No evolutionary leap forward in the world of computer-generated animation, just another palatable, familiar children's diversion in shiny new form.
Mar 15, 2002
Family entertainment at its most bright-eyed and bushy-tailed.
Mar 15, 2002
Full of visual dazzle, engaging characters and a reasonably sprightly narrative.
Mar 15, 2002
A minor delight but a delight just the same ...