My Little Pony: The Movie Reviews

November 3, 2017
... its sugary surface the film offers itself as a guide for little girls on how to navigate the world that lies before them, stressing the need for female solidarity above all.
October 20, 2017
... there's just about enough darkness and irreverence amid the candy-coloured moralising to sustain parents to the end.
October 18, 2017
There will have been cumulonimbi possessed of greater substance.
October 7, 2017
The film is done in the classic 2-D animation style and embraces the flat, colorful, Saturday-morning cartoon look and feel.
October 6, 2017
... the series' distinctive charms poke through, especially at the moment of crisis.
October 6, 2017
Imagine eating a giant bag of Skittles, then throwing it all up in a fit of sugar-induced nausea and you'll have some idea of what it feels like to sit through My Little Pony: The Movie.
October 6, 2017
The animation is certainly richer than the traditional flatness of the regular series, but you have to wonder to what use it's being put.
October 6, 2017
Attention The Emoji Movie: Your status as worst animated feature of the year might well be in jeopardy when My Little Pony: The Movie trots into theaters this weekend.
October 6, 2017
"My Little Pony: The Movie" won't disrupt the Best Animated Feature category at next year's Oscars (despite any potential Brony protests), but for a message of friendship, you can do a lot worse.
October 6, 2017
Most of the film feels like an exercise in creating enough plot to hit the 90-minute mark.
October 5, 2017
It's always nice when a kid's film aims higher than the bare necessities, especially when it's a beloved property that doesn't have to.
October 5, 2017
By the time Storm King growls, "I'm so totally over the cute pony thing," misanthropes might agree. Yet, its sweetness stampedes over the audience's resistance.
October 5, 2017
Like its television predecessor, is all dressed up in bubbles and cupcakes and rainbows. But it's so jam-packed with rousing girl power, it passes the Bechdel Test with (literally) flying colors.
October 5, 2017
The animated film has what fans of the TV series expect: their favorite ponies on an adventure with occasional songs about friendship and togetherness.