Charlotte's Web

Release Date: December 15th, 2006

DVD Release Date: April 3rd, 2007

G |1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary

After learning that a young pig's days are numbered, a literate spider (Julia Roberts) weaves an elaborate plan to save her friend from the butcher's block.

Cast: Julia Roberts, Dakota Fanning, Steve Buscemi, John Cleese, Oprah Winfrey, Cedric the Entertainer , Kathy Bates, Reba McEntire

Director: Gary Winick

Genres: Drama , Children

Production Co: Kerner Entertainment, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon Movies, Walden Media

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Friendship, Endearing, Death, Charming, Emotional, Transformation, 2000s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    The endearingly enduring 1952 E.B. White novel about friendship and salvation, has been turned into a beautifully rendered motion picture that's full of warmth, wit and wonder. show more

  • 100
    Ruthe SteinSan Francisco Chronicle

    There's an edge to this exemplary family movie, just as there is in the story. show more

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    A perfectly lovely, if uninspired, movie that suffers from following on the trotters of "Babe," the one about the piglet advocate of barnyard brotherhood. show more

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