Catch That Kid
Catch That Kid (2004)

Bart Freundlich directs Catch That Kid, a Fox-financed U.S. remake of the Danish family action film Klatret°sen (2002). Adventurous 12-year-old Maddy Phillips (Kristen Stewart) is an excellent mountain climber. Unfortunately, her father,… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: February 6, 2004
DVD Release Date: June 1, 2004
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Critic Score: 12% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: An unimaginative heist movie aimed strictly at the preteen set.

Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

This thing is so silly and so ridiculous.

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Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

Offers little in the way of originality, real excitement or even genuinely transgressive behavior.

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Painfully bad. A real head-scratcher.

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Megan Lehmann
New York Post

Freundlich ... directs his first big studio film on autopilot, trudging through the motions and displaying little understanding of what appeals to young 'uns.

Ann Hornaday
Washington Post

The movie isn't only boring; it's troubling.

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Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

Neither the planning of the heist, nor its execution is done with the skill needed for it to be compelling.

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Scott Von Doviak
Fort Worth Star-Telegram/

Gets more and more appalling the longer it goes on.

Brian Lowry

A tedious exercise that 6- to 10-year-olds may find mildly diverting.

John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

Catch That Kid, though not produced by Disney, has all the feel of a Disney Channel TV special.

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Flixster Audience Score: 47% Flixster User Reviews
Cast: Kristen Stewart, Corbin Bleu, Max Thieriot, Jennifer Beals, Sam Robards, John Carroll Lynch, James LeGros, Stark Sands, Kevin G. Schmidt, Meagen Fay,… More
Film Crazy
its a good family movie worth a watch
KJ Proulx
Alright, yes it is a very basic storyline, but to me, whatever they could do with it, they did to it. The 3 main leads are all upcoming stars, because all of… More
Dean McKenna
Amazing adventure and funny of kids' heist in a high-tech bank vault.
Leigh Ryan
Cute and pretty clever. : )
Deb S
"You're never too young to use sex as a tool to get what you want." A high-tech kid caper about a 12-year-old girl Maddy (a very young Kristen… More