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Based on 30 Reviews
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  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    The Disney cartoon roots are in there somewhere, but this is an oil painting come to life. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    An innovative -- if only moderately entertaining -- spin on Robert Louis Stevenson's classic Treasure Island. show more

  • 30
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Comes briefly to life, after many longeurs -- many large longeurs in IMAX -- with the discombobulated entrance of B.E.N., a dysfunctional, hyperverbal robot voiced by Martin Short. show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    With its polished mix of traditional and computer-generated cartooning, Treasure Planet doesn't exude the same suspense as the Disney original. You could say it's lighter on its feet -- but then there's less gravity in outer space, anyway. show more

  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    After a moment's adjustment, it works amazingly well, because the emotions that drive teenagers like Jim to seek their places in the firmament transcend eras, fashion, even animation styles. show more

  • 88
    Lawrence Toppman Charlotte Observer

    Disney's updated, animated version respects its source material while aiming at kids who grew up with extreme sports and edgy music. show more

  • 75
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    If Treasure Planet falls short of "Lion King's" classic status, it still proves there is plenty of room in animation for movies that aren't geared exclusively to 8-year-olds. show more

  • 75
    Ty Burr Boston Globe

    As literary desecrations go, this makes for perfectly acceptable, occasionally very enjoyable children's entertainment. You'll forget about it by Monday, though, and if they're old enough to have developed some taste, so will your kids. show more

  • 75
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    As family films go, this one offers an engaging and exciting 90 minutes. show more

  • 75
    Ray Conlogue The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    This concoction, so bizarre to the adult mind, is actually a charming triumph where its intended under-12 audience is concerned. show more

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