Based on 5 Critics
critic reviews( 3 )
  • The film seems to be pitched at shrieking level, as if that’s the only timbre children can register. show more

  • Pete’s Dragon is an enchanting and humane fable which introduces a most lovable animal star (albeit an animated one). show more

  • At two hours and 14 minutes, the movie is a lot longer than it needs to be. On the other hand, Elliott (whose beeps and bomps and chomping sounds are supplied by Charlie Callas) is very sweet and emotive, and you don't often see children's musicals as ambitious as this one any more. show more

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