The Little Prince
The Little Prince (2016)

Kung-fu Panda director Mark Osborne teams with producers Aton Soumache and Dimitri Rassam for this animated take on Antoine de Saint-Exupery's beloved novella about a pilot (voice of Jeff Bridges) who crash lands in the Sahara desert… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: March 18, 2016
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Critic Score: 91% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Scott Foundas
Variety

Adds all manner of narrative bells and whistles to the author's slender, lyrical story of friendship between a pilot and a mysterious extraterrestrial voyager, but stays true to its timeless depiction of childhood wonderment ...

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Adrián Ruiz
Excelsior

Osbornes reinvention of the classic French story lands as a beautiful anecdote full of endearing and magical characters. [Full review in Spanish]

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Oscar Uriel
Butaca Ancha

It's a relief to realize that there are great animation films to be made outside of Pixar, films that stimulate the imagination of both children and adults alike. [Full Review in Spanish]

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Oleg Ivanov
Slant Magazine

While the scenes with the little prince and the aviator are whimsically charming, they fail to make up for the framing plot's trivialization of the source material, undermining the original story's beguiling, tragic quality.

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Edgardo Reséndiz
Reforma

A wonderful, fresh and endearing adaptation. [Full review in Spanish]

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Lucero Calderón
Excelsior

The quality in the animation, the story and depth of the characters, make this movie a great movie that will not only be loved by kids, but also adults. [Full review in Spanish]

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Anaid Ramírez
Time Out México

An homage to the story writen by Antione de Saint-Exupéry, but mostly to those readers who have connected with the book. [Full review in Spanish]

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Eduardo Molina
Reforma

A wonderful and emotional animated film that has the essence of the novel and reinterprets it for new generations, bringing the story to a whole new audience. [Full review in Spanish]

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Alejandro Alemán
El Universal

An emotional, inspiring and touching homage to Antoine Saint-Exupéry's work. [Full review in Spanish]

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Carlos Magalhães
The animation is stunning, but the plot (whose title is misleading even if it does a great job to reinterpret the story in a new context) feels a bit all over… More
Maymay Asahan
Once again experiencing the many wonders of this timeless literary classic was bliss. Though the reimagining of The Little Prince was not entirely flawless, it… More