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Based on 20 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 75
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    Aimed directly at your inner 8-year-old, and it strikes home. show more

  • 88
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Splendid, smile-inducing fun. show more

  • 80
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    This little gem is best saved for those -- both young and old -- who prefer to find surprises under the tree. show more

  • 100
    The Hollywood Reporter

    There's really very little to say about this film beyond that it's absolutely brilliant. show more

  • 88
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    I enjoyed this film so much I'm sorry to report it was finally too much of a muchness. You can only eat so much cake. show more

  • 88
    Ty Burr Boston Globe

    A proudly Calvinist work - I mean the comic strip character, not the philosopher - that understands the delights of deep play. show more

  • 75
    V.A. Musetto New York Post

    An animated feature that revels in its low-tech wackiness. show more

  • 75
    Jennie Punter The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    Surreal and hilarious. show more

  • 75
    St. Louis Post-Dispatch

    If you've ever seen anything like A Town Called Panic, you either made it yourself or you dreamed it. show more

  • 80

    One of the year's originals - frantic, unpredictable and very, very funny. Remove brain. See loud. show more

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