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Kung Fu Panda 2 Reviews

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November 22, 2013
[Director Jennifer Yuh] manages the balance nicely; Po is alternately awesome and dumbstruck, and it can be fun to guess at the start of each scene which attribute will come to the fore. Often it's a combination on the two.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
November 22, 2013
Kung Fu Panda 2 achieves something few sequels to blockbusters ever do -- it stays true to a successful formula without seeming tired, cynical, or lazy.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
March 13, 2013
Kung Fu Panda 2 benefits from an entertaining story, fantastic direction and amazing visuals. It's one of 2011's best animated films.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
September 20, 2012
["Kung Fu Panda 2" has] got everything you could want in a film made for kids including a good story, stunning animation, and a few laughs.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 29, 2012
The best animated film of the year, Kung Fu Panda 2 plays as a solid kids' film, a great kung fu actioner, and an emotionally centered drama.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
January 3, 2012
Too bad it's so forgettable.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
November 27, 2011
What could up have amounted to a highly moving work of art is constantly diminished by low-grade TV sitcom humor such as can be found on any series starring Kevin James or James Belushi.
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10
September 9, 2011
Panda 2 packs more than enough personality and visual pizzazz to make up for its minor shortcomings.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
September 1, 2011
a fun summer outing that will please its audience by delivering a familiar feel with just enough novelty to keep things fresh.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
August 3, 2011
Just a good time at the movies, from the laughs to the action to the heartwarming message.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
July 23, 2011
Kung Fu Panda 2 isn't just a model sequel or family film: as an action movie, it's superior to most of what's out there.
Full Review | Original Score: B
July 18, 2011
If there is one pleasant surprise in the movie, it's Lord Shen.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
July 4, 2011
...there are crashing pagodas, hurtling cannonballs, wild chases, and of course, a lot of whiplash-inducing kung fu, effortlessly balancing elegance, ferocity, variety and comic timing like the genre's pros.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
July 4, 2011
A fantastic sequel with more pathos than expected with plenty of gorgeous animation.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
June 26, 2011
THERE'S an old Chinese proverb (that I just made up) that goes: what is the point in making something pretty to look at if no one can see it?
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
June 24, 2011
The massive amount of artistry that has gone into the cinematography, lighting and design makes this as sumptuous and pleasing a film to behold as Tangled.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
June 23, 2011
The first film was a lot of fun; this sequel is even more fun but also something quite special.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
June 22, 2011
While the animation is incredible, this also has heart and humour in spades, and proves just as engaging as its predecessor.
June 22, 2011
The upgrade to 3D is worth while, the story is a solid refinement of the best bits from before and the balance between light humour and darker drama is quite well maintained.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
June 22, 2011
It doesn't soar like the best of animation these days but it's an entertainment, particularly for the younger set.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
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