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Pan's Labyrinth Reviews

November 1, 2016
Maybe one could carp just a bit and inquire about more new material, but this package provides an awesome cornucopia of detail and beauty--enough to honor the fastidiousness of Guillermo del Toro's exacting art.
October 20, 2016
Guillermo del Toro's most thematically ambitious fantasy looks better than ever on Criterion's Blu-ray, and the wealth of extras both new and old make this the film's definitive home-video release.
October 18, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: A
September 18, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
July 16, 2008
Brilliant, poignant fairy tale isn't for kids.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
December 20, 2007
...a multifaceted film of worlds within worlds that works at all levels and touches one in every direction. (HD DVD Edition)
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
September 25, 2007
[In the featurettes] Del Toro is wisely allowed to dominate, ensuring that everything remains engaging.
August 24, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
June 21, 2007
| Original Score: 3.5/5
May 17, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: A
May 16, 2007
The dark fairy tale from Guillermo del Toro is an elemental "Alice in Wonderland" amidst the horrors of Francisco Franco's reign of terror in 1944 Spain.
May 16, 2007
Read More | Original Score: 4/4
May 15, 2007
What is even better is the DVD that includes an entire second disc just for extras such as eight featurettes, alternate audio track commentary from del Toro and a video prologue from del Toto.
| Original Score: 4/5
May 15, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
May 14, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
May 12, 2007
Deftly blending computer-generated and live-action effects, the picture presents a plausible version of how a child's mind might deal with the horrors of war, namely, by escaping into a parallel universe filled with fanciful characters.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
May 10, 2007
A beautifully horrific and touching movie from start to finish. The DVD complements it perfectly, and New Line should be thanked for giving it such a lavish treatment.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
May 1, 2007
Ofelia's ordeal to remain a normal child even after she enters an entire world of abnormal fantasy takes viewers on a delightful and emotional road experienced in few films.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
April 28, 2007
Something of a step down for Guillermo del Toro as a filmmaker and, lo and behold, he wins three Oscars.
March 21, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10