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Based on 35 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 28 )
  • 63
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    "WALL-E" had more charm, more soul, more everything. But there's enough merry mischief here to satisfy, even if you’re way past puberty. show more

  • 50
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    The movie is reasonably entertaining, though it helps to be 6 years old. show more

  • 75
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Dazzling colors, winning characters and energetic visual effects all work in concert, with the 3-D animation serving to intensify the experience. show more

  • 40
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    The biggest battle in Monsters vs. Aliens is banality vs. originality, and banality carries the day. show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Full disclosure: I saw Monsters vs. Aliens in 2-D. No dorky plastic glasses, no alien ooze flying at my head. More full disclosure: I liked it. show more

  • 50
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    This action-comedy will seem fresh only to 8-year-olds -- though it may give parents an excuse to introduce some of the '50s horror movies it parodies. show more

  • 70
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    There is a nice mix of action with tender moments -- especially among the misfit monsters show more

  • 55
    Bob Mondello NPR

    After a while, you can see the setups happening -- and once you do, the careening gets predictable. Which gets old, really fast. show more

  • 75
    TV Guide

    This is a lean 90 minutes, packed with laughs and age-appropriate thrills -- not to mention a solid lesson for girls about self-respect. show more

  • 75

    This is a pleasure to watch for everyone. show more

  • September 17, 2010 justinitalianmb
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    An enjoyable animated comedy.

  • July 06, 2009 Wes H Bopp
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    fun movie

  • May 09, 2009 Myhrynutzack
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    this movie made me throw-up in my mouth a little-bit.

  • April 26, 2009 RunAlott
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    Monsters vs. Aliens starts tomorrow @ 11 pm Ends monday @ 5 am

  • April 20, 2009 MackyScooby
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    good movie

  • April 16, 2009 NASSERAS11
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    this movie its good to waste time

  • April 24, 2009 CHERYL
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    grrrrrrrrrreat movie!

  • April 15, 2009 Shanaenae49854
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    Very great movie, my two year old daughter sat through it. Some adult humor that children don;t notice.

  • April 13, 2009 Babyally4632
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    The 3-D makes the movie so enjoyable.

  • April 11, 2009 JANNETTE
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    Good movie


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