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The Pagemaster Reviews

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Brian Lowry
December 4, 2007
Built on a wispy premise better suited to the realm of TV, The Pagemaster plays like a slickly produced afternoon special.
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Derek Adams
Time Out
June 24, 2006
Mediocre, really, this mixture of real actors and animation.
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Caryn James
New York Times
May 20, 2003
A pallid film framed at the start and finish by live action and mostly composed of cheap-looking animation.
| Original Score: 2/5
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Rita Kempley
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
A splendidly original children's fantasy about the world of books.
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James Berardinelli
January 1, 2000
This clever, often engaging, and always fast-paced motion picture uses the visual medium to encourage its viewers to reach out with their imagination.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
A sad and dreary film.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
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Peter Stack
San Francisco Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Plays too much like a TV cartoon.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4