Khumba Reviews

April 11, 2014
The kids' movie market is crowded with superior specimens; they'll eat Khumba alive.
April 11, 2014
A dearth of new and interesting ideas characterises this stock animated caper with furry critters a-plenty.
April 10, 2014
There's a pretty score of harmonic, Isicathamiya-influenced music, but this is a tedious time-killer for those desperate to keep kids occupied.
April 9, 2014
Just enough to keep restless kiddies from wandering off into the wilds.
December 13, 2013
Khumba, despite being resoundingly terrible, will probably appeal to children in the same way that a Lucky Charms commercial or an inflatable bouncy castle would.
Top Critic
December 6, 2013
Character movement occasionally has a stiff, disconnected quality, but the animators distinguish themselves with the weathered richness of their geographically unmistakable setting.
December 6, 2013
"Khumba" is essentially cut-and-paste cinema. The film's creators borrow a lot from the "Madagascar" and "Ice Age" films, and while that doesn't sound that bad, "Khumba" is disastrously uninspired.
December 5, 2013
Real-life nature is presented as more exotic, detailed and deeply felt than any fantasy world.