Shaun the Sheep Movie Reviews

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August 31, 2015
Shaun will awaken the inner-tot in adults, and the inner-adult in tots.
August 31, 2015
The Shaun the Sheep Movie manages to be smart, moving and hilarious without the inclusion of a single word of dialogue.
August 7, 2015
Plenty of bigger, more grown-up movies could learn a thing or two from its humanity.
August 7, 2015
Shaun The Sheep is suitable entertainment for anyone who likes to laugh out loud.
August 7, 2015
Visually appealing and animal friendly, Shaun the Sheep celebrates summer - a break in the routine, loving it on the lam.
August 6, 2015
The sight gags are so meticulously designed that they often recall Rube Goldberg inventions; much of the fun derives from seeing how the filmmakers pull off their elaborate comic scenarios.
August 6, 2015
Anyone who doesn't have a grand time watching 'Shaun the Sheep Movie' is suffering from a fractured funny bone that needs to be reset.
August 6, 2015
Grownups will enjoy every delicious irony and twisted sight gag that floats over kids' heads. If the brats don't get the shout-outs to The Night of the Hunter, The Silence of the Lambs and Scorsese's Cape Fear, let them suck on it.
August 6, 2015
Clever bits, sight gags and situational slapstick will appeal to both kids and adults, especially the flock's problems carrying out smart sheep Shaun's elaborate schemes.
August 6, 2015
Who needs words when every frame is worth a thousand of them?
August 6, 2015
The movie could be studied as an encyclopedia of sight gags, most of which are well executed, if not entirely original (which won't matter to small-fry viewers).
August 6, 2015
Like a great amusement park ride, Shaun the Sheep Movie is consistently enjoyable.
August 6, 2015
Every once in a while, the movie delivers a laugh big enough to dwarf its more modest charms-further emphasizing that this is junior-level Aardman.
August 5, 2015
Some of the most pure visual storytelling you're going to see this year.
August 5, 2015
Like a great silent movie, it creates its pathos and comedy out of the concrete objects being animated, building elaborate gags involving everyday items transformed into Rube Goldberg devices.
August 5, 2015
It's a light, breezy movie -- fluffy, you might say -- that is clearly suitable even for pre-verbal viewers.
August 5, 2015
Endlessly inventive and wildly funny, Shaun the Sheep Movie has the frenetic pacing of some silent comedy classic.
August 5, 2015
[A] brisk 85-minute serving of visually piquant capers ...
August 4, 2015
Playful, absurd and endearingly inventive, this unstoppably amusing feature reminds us why Britain's Aardman Animations is a mainstay of the current cartooning golden age.
August 4, 2015
Refreshingly for children (but especially for adults), there are no lessons to learn and no faults to admonish. Instead, it's an 84-minute, dialogue-free distillation of all the innocent fun we wish childhood could be.
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