Rainbow Brite and the Star Stealer
Rainbow Brite and the Star Stealer (1985)

This animated effort focuses on the mission facing Rainbow Brite as she must stop the evil Dark Princess from stealing the planet's source of light.

Rated: G
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Release Date: November 2, 2004
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Robert Blau
Chicago Tribune

Rainbow Brite and the Star Stealer is not an especially imaginative tale, and the animation is at times lifeless.

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Renee Schonfeld
Common Sense Media

Noisy, subpar cartoon adventure with lots of peril.

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Michael Blowen
Boston Globe

So incompetently crafted that it makes the Saturday-morning cartoons seem like Disney classics.

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

The animation is wretched, and the whole thing is so sickly sweet as to be almost nauseating.

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Janet Maslin
New York Times

Wherever she goes, she leaves a rainbow trail. As a matter of fact, the film has rainbows everywhere. I stopped counting at 247 or so.

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Flixster Audience Score: 80% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
Yes, it's a cheesy kids cartoon-based movie from the 80s, but it actually was really cool, the story is good and so is the animation. I enjoyed it, and I… More
Jason Vargo
Even in the world of merchandise tie-in animated movies, this Rainbow Brite outing is pretty terrible. One of the main points of the film revolves around the… More