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PG| 1 hr. 42 min.

Plot Summary
Evil wizard Gargamel (Hank Azaria) has plagued the happy, peaceful Smurfs for a very long time. Finally, he succeeds in chasing the little blue people from their village and through a magic portal -- which transports them to Manhattan and into the life of ad executive Patrick Winslow (Neil Patrick Harris). Only three apples high and lost in the Big Apple, the Smurfs (Jonathan Winters, Alan Cumming, Katy Perry) must find a way back to their world before Gargamel tracks them down.

Cast: Hank Azaria , Neil Patrick Harris , Jayma Mays , Sofía Vergara , Tim Gunn , Jonathan Winters , Alan Cumming , Katy Perry

Director: Raja Gosnell

Genres: Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure

Distributor: Sony Pictures

The Smurfs (2011)

Release Date: July 29th, 2011|1 hr. 42 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 97 )
  • Once you're done trying to conjugate the smurfs, there's a better movie than anyone could have possibly expected, thanks in large part to an honest effort by Harris in a thankless role. show more

  • Smurfs is utterly kid-friendly. show more

  • Azaria channels his inner Charles Nelson Reilly, which helps, as does an evil emoting cat. Kids under 7 will likely giggle at some too-harsh pratfalls, not care about a grown man's fear of procreation, not get all the tiny innuendos and possibly miss how the movie is a fairly successful tourism ad for New York. show more

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  • January 27, 2012 ym00000000110767
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    great, I though would be kid\'s movie but actually it was great, it is has a lot of comedy

  • October 09, 2011 artielectric
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    Only a moronic heterosexual could have destroyed one of the most brilliant fair tales every created! Who approved this at Columbia pictures? They should be fired. If Columbia pictures has no new creative talent they could have at least asked Tim Burton to direct. Any artistic human could have created a beautiful Fantastical movie with the Smurf\'s legend. Just a sign of the times!

  • September 16, 2011 charlibakes
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    looks like a awsom moive bacon

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