Tuck Everlasting - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Tuck Everlasting Reviews

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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+
October 11, 2002
The movie is too impressed with its own solemn insights to work up much entertainment value.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
October 16, 2002
Like the Tuck family themselves, this movie just goes on and on and on and on
Full Review | Original Score: C-
August 29, 2002
It takes a really long, slow and dreary time to dope out what TUCK EVERLASTING is about. So here it is: It's about a family of sour immortals.
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October 20, 2002
There is a moment in the film when the narrator states that sometimes an hour can seem to last forever - how right she wazzzzzzzzzzz...
Full Review | Original Score: C-
October 7, 2002
Director Jay Russell weighs down his capricious fairy-tale with heavy sentiment and lightweight meaning.
| Original Score: 2/4
October 8, 2002
plays like some corny television production from a bygone era
Full Review | Original Score: C-
October 14, 2002
It's a charming story.
Full Review | Original Score: C
October 16, 2002
Full Review| Original Score: 5/10
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
October 11, 2002
Tends to plod.
Read More | Original Score: C
October 11, 2002
Ineptly crunched film version of Natalie Babbitt's acclaimed 1975 children's book.
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/4
October 11, 2002
Usually when I get this much syrup, I like pancakes to go with it.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
October 9, 2002
Life is far too short for bad movies!
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
October 10, 2002
Gaping plot holes and substandard performances from a typically reliable adult cast prevent Tuck from reaching even half of its potential.
Full Review | Original Score: C
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
August 7, 2002
Its parts are infinitely better than its whole.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
October 15, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: C+
October 18, 2002
Those with the patience to submit to its low-energy charms may find their time well spent.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
October 11, 2002
Director Jay Russell stomps in hobnail boots over Natalie Babbitt's gentle, endearing 1975 children's novel.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
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