Sep 9, 2021
Closer in tone, spirit and achievement to Pixar's Cars, the earnest Turbo is content just to provide a lot of fun.
Nov 21, 2020
This genial animated adventure is, quite simply, one very cruisy joy ride for younger viewers.
Sep 26, 2020
Continues the DreamWorks Animation move into A-list animated features.
Jul 24, 2020
It's an entirely passable family entertainment, but I'd like to see DreamWorks really strive to be something unique and different.
Jan 11, 2020
To tell the truth this is one you can seriously wait out until it's out on Blu Ray or VOD instead of trekking to the theater.
Nov 27, 2019
Turbo wins the box office race this week, crossing the finish line first with humor and heart!!
Dec 14, 2018
The immediate comparison is Cars, but this movie is smarter and less coy about the adult-targeted humour.
Mar 5, 2018
If they would have trimmed it down a little bit it would be a wonderful movie that would stand the test of time...but I still think you would enjoy it.
Nov 29, 2017
What was in the water when the folks at DreamWorks Animation decided to make a 3-D digital feature about a snail who wants to race in the Indy 500?
Sep 6, 2017
There's the odd giggle and diverting adult support from Samuel L Jackson, Snoop Dogg and Paul Giamatti but the ideal audience age range here is knee high to grasshopper.
Jun 18, 2016
The snail-eye view of burning up the racetrack at 200+ mph is thrilling; you'll think, 'Why am I choking up about a oxymoronic fast snail?' Finding one's bliss is magical!
Mar 30, 2016
Turbo is much stronger than Disney's Planes, and while parents may wonder if it's the right message to send youngsters that no dream is too big for the dreamer, Turbo is still a solid pick for family movie night.
Feb 6, 2014
Boasts one of the most one-note protagonist in animated film history, some troubling racial elements, and a paint-by-numbers execution that makes this film about the dream to go fast feel painfully slow.
Dec 11, 2013
The outcome is as predictable as the premise is outrageous in this crowd-pleasing 3D animated comedy.
Dec 6, 2013
Turbo is a very cute movie with lots of great animation and elements that the kids are going to love. It's just a bit hard to swallow.
Oct 25, 2013
The animated races are fast and fun, the jokes are hip without being too snarky and the starry voice cast is super.
Oct 21, 2013
The graphics are colourful and kinetic in a souped-up computer game sort of way, and there's pleasure to be had in watching the racetrack zoom by at full throttle.
Oct 21, 2013
The racing set-pieces are fizzy enough, but you have to wonder if teaching snails not to be content with their given snail speed is the right message to put out there.
Oct 20, 2013
David Soren and his Dreamworks Animatoids follow the Pixar playbook page by well-thumbed page, replicating the utilitarian plotting and kooky characters that lend themselves so completely to merchandise spin-offs.