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Millions Reviews

April 8, 2005
[A] delightfully wise and surprisingly heartwarming morality tale.
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
April 2, 2005
Millions offers a deft mixture of reality and fantasy in unexpected places.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
April 1, 2005
There's grief here. And greed. But happiness, humor and hope as well.
Read More | Original Score: B+
April 1, 2005
A charming cash cow with cute twists to its tale.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
April 1, 2005
Leaves you feeling rich -- and richly satisfied.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
March 24, 2005
The best movie of the new year.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/4
March 24, 2005
A sweet, witty, magical fantasy peppered with innocence and optimism.
Read More | Original Score: B+
March 24, 2005
One of the best children's movies of recent years.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
March 24, 2005
A delightful kids movie done from a kid's perspective that alternates between feeling like a fable and a pop-up book.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
March 24, 2005
It's cute and touching. Who would have thought we'd ever use those terms to describe a Danny Boyle movie?
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
March 23, 2005
Surprisingly buoyant.
Read More | Original Score: B
March 23, 2005
Embraces a kid-centric perspective without condescending to it.
March 18, 2005
The movie, though quite funny in parts, turns organically dark, and it refuses to paint a picture of a cotton-candy world. It prefers the real one.
March 18, 2005
Witty, sweet and charming but never sappy.
March 18, 2005
This utterly enchanting British import manages to transport us to other worlds, some of them heavenly.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
March 18, 2005
The best thing about Millions is the freckled, open-faced seriousness of young Etel's Damian, a kid whose faith in goodness can't be bought.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 18, 2005
A gentle illustration of that particular moment in childhood when the world begins to make its mark.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
March 18, 2005
A family film of limitless imagination and surprising joy.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
March 18, 2005
Visually arresting, seriously whimsical, and suffused with a dreamy yet sad awareness of where life falls short and imagination has to pick up the slack.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
March 17, 2005
One of the more delightful and satisfying family movies I've seen recently.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/4
March 14, 2005
One of the most stylish and eccentric films about childhood dreams and heartbreaks that I've ever seen.
March 12, 2005
An incredibly sweet-tempered picture.
March 11, 2005
Overdirected from its first frame.
March 11, 2005
Boyle is enough of a stylist to make it all passable.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 11, 2005
Give Boyce and Boyle credit for daring to be strange, but this enchilada is so overstuffed, it's falling apart.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 11, 2005
This is a family movie in the best sense; it plays to children without talking down and to their parents without pandering.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
March 10, 2005
Retains a conviction about what it's doing that makes us believe and enjoy.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
March 10, 2005
Danny Boyle (Trainspotting) has directed a heartfelt, emotionally delicate children's movie about life and death and all the parts in between.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
March 10, 2005
An intelligent children's film that may prove to be a guilty pleasure for adults.
March 9, 2005
Danny Boyle's first family classic.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
March 8, 2005
Millions offers a tale of great heart that can be enjoyed by all but the youngest of children.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
March 7, 2005
Feels contrived.
March 7, 2005
Maintains a bankable charm and innocence even when overdrawn on the special effects side.
September 14, 2004
A simple tale told with sympathy for a child's point of view.