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Based on 15 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 63
    Desmond Ryan Philadelphia Inquirer

    Modest, unassuming fare for younger children. show more

  • 50
    Jay Carr Boston Globe

    The film is gentle and carries a simple moral. show more

  • 38
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    An innocuous family feature that's too little/too late in the fast-moving world of feature animation. show more

  • 38
    Chicago Tribune

    A lame duck. show more

  • 38
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    A brightly colored but terminally dull cartoon. show more

  • 20
    Michael Atkinson Mr. Showbiz

    A clumsy, witless cartoon version of E.B. White's rather uncelebrated children's story. show more

  • 20
    Frank Lovece TV Guide

    Stiffly animated and featuring uninspired songs. show more

  • 25
    Entertainment Weekly

    A pox on the man's (E.B. White) memory. show more

  • 25
    Sean Axmaker Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Upbeat but generic songs (one performed by Little Richard) and jazz lines add a little energy but the film feels less like a feature than an expensive ad for the upcoming video. show more

  • 40
    Stephen Holden The New York Times

    A bland, well-meaning mishmash that never coheres into a dramatic whole. show more

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