Tuck Everlasting - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Tuck Everlasting Reviews

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January 3, 2018
Tuck Everlasting is a beautifully told fable with a kind of Halloween twist.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
December 29, 2010
Lovely version of the favorite middle-school book.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
April 29, 2009
A really good and thought provoking film on life and true romance.
December 30, 2008
The entire production bears a certain medicinal scent; it may be good for you, but it's not exactly tasty.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
September 6, 2003
There is no life in the story, and what could be a thoughtful rumination on mortality offers only pat Disneyfied lessons.
Read More | Original Score: C+
July 10, 2003
Lambent, wholesome youth film, nothing short of magical, wherein a cosseted, cloistered lass escapes from her perennial confines of parental stuffiness .
Full Review | Original Score: A-
April 9, 2003
A great-looking film with beautiful scenery and some fine actors, but it lacks a good third act.
Full Review | Original Score: C
March 21, 2003
With much to be enchanted by while you're watching and some worthwhile questions to think about afterwards, Tuck Everlasting is rewarding old-fashioned entertainment.
March 5, 2003
Attractively filmed and pleasantly conceived, it ventures too far into sentimentality, and not far enough into its fascinating life versus immortality subject matter.
Read More | Original Score: 71/100
February 22, 2003
At one point, Winnie says to Jesse that she 'wishes this moment could last forever.' I thought the movie was going to last forever.
Read More | Original Score: 4/10
February 8, 2003
Despite its sad feel, and the fact that it drags almost to a standstill in the middle, it's quite beautiful visually and features fine performances by Bledel, Jackson, and the others.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
November 20, 2002
A movie that the less charitable might describe as a castrated cross between Highlander and Lolita.
| Original Score: 2/4
November 5, 2002
Harks back to a time when movies had more to do with imagination than market research.
Read More | Original Score: B+
October 30, 2002
In the end, Tuck Everlasting falls victim to that everlasting conundrum experienced by every human who ever lived: too much to do, too little time to do it in.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
October 25, 2002
That rare movie that works on any number of levels -- as a film of magic and whimsy for children, a heartfelt romance for teenagers and a compelling argument about death, both pro and con, for adults.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/4
October 25, 2002
Sure to make teenage girls giddy, their mom's cry and their father's smile.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
October 22, 2002
[The kind of] story that stays with kids, becomes more meaningful to them as grownups.
October 21, 2002
"Tuck Everlasting" is a rare thing: not only a family film but a film about a young woman.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
October 21, 2002
Don't be put off by people who may tell you this is a children's story. There are universal themes here that are not limited by age.
October 21, 2002
...the film itself kind of lags behind on the same dirt trails over and over again, looking around at all the pretty sights without actually going towards them to investigate.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
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