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Jonah - A VeggieTales Movie Reviews

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December 24, 2010
Entertaining, humorous take on biblical story.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
October 29, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: B+
October 15, 2003
A fun-filled adventure story that is certain to keep kids on the edge of their seats while teaching them important life lessons.
Read More | Original Score: 71/100
March 22, 2003
Probably the best case for Christianity since Chesterton and Lewis.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
October 24, 2002
The film is a hoot, and is just as good, if not better than much of what's on Saturday morning TV especially the pseudo-educational stuff we all can't stand.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/5
October 24, 2002
The movie is a blast of educational energy, as bouncy animation and catchy songs escort you through the entire 85 minutes.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
October 24, 2002
Bouncy animation and catchy songs keep the film from tasting too much like spinach.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
October 23, 2002
Even if you're an agnostic carnivore, you can enjoy much of Jonah simply, and gratefully, as laugh-out-loud lunacy with a pronounced Monty Pythonesque flavor.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
October 19, 2002
A whale of a good time for both children and parents seeking Christian-themed fun.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
October 18, 2002
Despite its obvious agenda, the film moves along at a good clip (clocking in at 80 some minutes) and should entertain adults nearly as much as the kids.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
October 18, 2002
If a big musical number like 'Praise the Lord, He's the God of Second Chances' doesn't put you off, this will be an enjoyable choice for younger kids.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
October 18, 2002
Spears of Afro-topped asparagus singing gospel and French-accented peas working as maitre d's at a seafood restaurant -- what's not to love?
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
October 17, 2002
You and your kids could do worse. You and your kids probably have done worse.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
October 17, 2002
I'm not generally a fan of vegetables but this batch is pretty cute.
October 10, 2002
...strips Bible stores of the potential for sanctimoniousness, making them meaningful for both kids and church-wary adults.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
October 10, 2002
Generally provides its target audience of youngsters enough stimulating eye and ear candy to make its moral medicine go down.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
October 7, 2002
You won't have any trouble getting kids to eat up these Veggies.
Full Review| Original Score: 3.5/4
October 6, 2002
It's a format that probably works best for an audience that is faith-based or very young, but for others it's simply a pleasant opportunity for an occasional giggle at the folly of mankind and the underrated value of veggies.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
October 4, 2002
It's like Davey and Goliath with hip humor.
Full Review| Original Score: 2.5/4
October 4, 2002
The main lessons Jonah attempts to teach are compassion and mercy. That's an unusual -- and welcome -- message these days.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
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