The Little Mermaid Reviews

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May 18, 2019
Now occupies a very special place in the pantheon as the film that gave birth to a new Disney era.
March 2, 2019
Everything is just right in this cheerful adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen tale ... In addition to reviving the animated art form, The Little Mermaid also brought melody back to the movies.
March 2, 2019
I still very much enjoy The Little Mermaid, despite some of its narrative problems I mentioned. It's certainly a gorgeous movie and rewatching it was a pretty satisfying walk down memory lane.
February 26, 2019
While hand-drawn animation may be a thing of the past, The Little Mermaid beautifully holds up some thirty years later.
February 6, 2019
All together, it makes for an incredibly entertaining and empowering film, a classic that I never tire of watching.
March 30, 2016
The Little Mermaid launched what could only be called a second Golden Age for Disney.
November 14, 2015
Audiences of all ages are bound to fall in love with this bubbly, thoroughly enchanting fish story.
February 25, 2014
...perfectly pleasant and consistently watchable...
November 15, 2013
The Little Mermaid -- impudent, grandiose, a multilevel crowd-pleaser -- almost returns the Disney animated features to their glory traditions of the '30s and '40s.
November 15, 2013
It may not be a transcendent masterpiece of the Disney canon, but The Little Mermaid is still very heartening: It suggests the Disney magic isn`t lost after all.
November 15, 2013
A feature-length movie with the spirit, if not the splendor, of the Disney classics.
November 15, 2013
The latest Disney offering looks back to the studio's unrivaled heritage. It has the look of classic animation. More important, it has the skill required to make it work.
November 15, 2013
It's hard not to leave this movie with a glowing feeling.
November 15, 2013
In adapting this animated film from Hans Christian Andersen's sad and beautiful fairy tale, writers/directors John Musker and Ron Clements came up with a bright and perky movie.
November 15, 2013
From the opening frames of the this underwater fantasy, you`ll agree that the magic is back at Disney. Perhaps it never left.
November 15, 2013
This remains an enduring delight.
November 15, 2013
The animators deliver where it counts, in the expressions of Ariel and Prince Eric, whose love-at-first-sight is sweet but not saccharine.
November 15, 2013
One of the liveliest and most enjoyable animated flicks to escape the House Of Mouse.
September 30, 2013
[Blu-ray Review] One of those special and rare animated pics that does just about everything exceedingly well. A must-buy!
September 29, 2013
Doesn't quite work as a narrative, but manages to induce awe with its timeless soundtrack and production quality.
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