Monsters, Inc. Reviews

April 4, 2018
The uses of enchantment haven't changed; kids still need, maybe more than ever, the special comfort of fabulous threats they can control.
March 7, 2018
It's a terrific piece of work: smart, inventive and executed with state-of-the-art finesse.
January 15, 2013
It's in the visuals that 'Monsters Inc' comes to life, from the jazzy, Norman McLaren influenced opening to the hilarious, shakycam amateur-dramatic recap over the closing credits.
December 19, 2012
It may be harder nowadays to dazzle audiences with fancy visual effects, but Monsters, Inc. 3D proves that smart, imaginative storytelling still does the trick every time.
December 19, 2012
Most of the charm of "Monsters Inc." comes from its vocal cast.
December 18, 2012
If history is any guide, you and your family - whether young or old - will probably want to see "Monsters University" over and over.
December 18, 2012
The movie itself stands up well, even from an adult, two-dimensional perspective.
September 1, 2008
The good guys are those who realize that laughter is stronger than fear. That's a message worth taking to heart these jittery days.
September 1, 2008
The excellent basic ideas have yielded too few twists and dramatic junctures to keep the picture flying at the level at which it starts.
June 20, 2007
The analogy to our dependence on, say, oil is soon abandoned, the better to blur the distinction between abstract and concrete--something older viewers of this 2001 animated adventure may appreciate more than younger ones.