Watership Down - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Watership Down Reviews

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Richard Schickel
TIME Magazine
September 4, 2008
A rare movie that keeps kids on the edge of their chairs without inducing in their parents an overwhelming desire to escape theirs for a smoke in the lobby.
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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
September 3, 2008
A brief spark of imagination survives in a prologue sequence, designed by the great John Hubley before he was fired from the film. The rest is blandness.
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Time Out
January 26, 2006
The 'camera' takes a conventionally objective viewpoint, perpetually rolling over rolling countryside, which effectively robs the plot of all its terror and tension.