Paddington Reviews

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November 19, 2019
Sweet, charming and visually lovely, it is one of 2014's biggest surprises and one of the best family films of the year.
July 5, 2019
For those who grew up with him, and for children just now discovering him, Paddington is a refreshing treat, a film whose childlike sense of wonder is utterly and completely infectious.
May 2, 2019
It is a gentle movie the whole family will enjoy.
January 31, 2019
In short, Paddington does almost everything right.
December 20, 2018
Paddington is more than a little retro, but its eponymous hero is a worth a look.
November 4, 2018
It's very genteel, and the ingenious skits of Paddington and the Brown family celebrate the essential inventiveness and eccentricity at the heart of the British sensibility.
November 1, 2018
Paddington may well be the biggest surprise of 2014, and a prime example of how to adapt material aimed at young children right.
August 31, 2018
Eventually gets lost in Scooby Doo plot territory, but at heart it's a story of a young bear trying to find his way in a new world.
August 22, 2018
Paddington is delectably twee, yet it's the big heart in this charming tale that resonates loudest.
June 7, 2018
It's a gem of an adaptation I hope becomes a classic.
February 20, 2018
A super adorable movie, totally not at all what I was expecting from a live action, CGI, Paddington movie.
February 16, 2018
It is quite unlike any other meditation on paranoia and displacement I have seen. It is perfect for kids.
January 30, 2018
The kids will have fun, and their parents won't feel ashamed of liking it. [Full review in Spanish]
January 29, 2018
A marvel. [Full review in Spanish]
November 11, 2017
The seamless blending of animation with live action is the most striking point in the film.
November 9, 2017
This film adaptation of Paddington is heartwarming and sweet, and makes you feel as warm and fuzzy as the original 1950s stories by Bond did for so many children at the time.
October 17, 2017
Kids who see a lot of American movies made for them may find Paddington somewhat sedate. I found it as warm and fuzzy as its star.
October 16, 2017
Featuring really nice comedic performances from Bonneville, Hawkins, and Kidman, Paddington is a pleasant surprise.
May 11, 2017
It takes me back to the joy of reading about Paddington as a child without making it feel nostalgic due to the new approach to the story. It's far from perfect, but it is an essential to view.
June 21, 2016
Paul King's skilful and entertaining movie adaptation of the books is equally at home in multicultural London.
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