Curious George
Curious George (2006)

Margaret Rey and H.A. Rey's classic children's book Curious George comes to the big screen in this feature-length animated adventure. Directed by Matthew O'Callaghan, the film features the voice of Will Ferrell as The Man in the… More

Rated: G
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Release Date: September 26, 2006
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69%
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70%



Critic Score: 69% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Curious George is a bright, sweet, faithful adaptation of the beloved children's books.

Christy Lemire
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

Director Matthew O'Callaghan and screenwriter Ken Kaufman haven't tried to create a film that's hip, just one that's funny and sweet, and in that sense they've succeeded.

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Christy Lemire
Associated Press

George is just so darn cute with his big eyes and bright smile and perpetually sunny disposition, he's pretty much impossible to resist.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Sure, it's a film for the toddlers, but that doesn't mean the adults can't find something good from it.

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Kate Taylor
Globe and Mail

Gentle enough to satisfy the wee ones but has little to offer their adult companions...

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Anna Smith
Time Out

It's good old-fashioned family entertainment.

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Neil Smith
Film4

This harmless but charmless caper will have everybody except the most undemanding tot fidgeting.

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Nathan Rabin
AV Club

The welcome absence of strained cleverness qualifies as one of its biggest virtues.

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Chris Garcia
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Curious George is probably the purest family movie in years.

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David Noh
Film Journal International

George's character has been intensely cutesified here, with little of the subversive edge which remains the secret of his lasting appeal.

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Flixster Audience Score: 70% Flixster User Reviews
Michael Edwards
its not really good but its safe for kids so theres not really anything bad in it
danny d
fantastic if you like george. i watched it with my son and we had fun
Jason Owens
Better than I would've thought, even though I always liked reading the Curious George books growing up.
Michael Gildea
I appreciated that the animation wasn't phonier than a Chinese redhead, but the Jack Johnson soundtrack kind of rubbed me the wrong way. And Will Farrell… More
Red Lats
Jeepers. Flixster rates this as 3 1/2 stars. I found it a horribly childish waste of 90 minutes. Nowhere near the quality of other animated flicks I have… More
Jose Zamudio
I wasn't expecting much from this animated film but I have to say that I surprisingly enjoyed it. It was light-hearted and humorous. It was kind of a… More

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