Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web (1973)

E.B. White's perennial best-selling novel is translated to the screen in animated musical splendor. The classic story, described by author White as a tale of 'friendship and salvation, a story of miracles -- the miracle of birth,… More

Rated: G
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Release Date: February 22, 1973
DVD Release Date: June 19, 2001
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Critic Score: 76% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Don Druker
Chicago Reader

It preserves some of the form and language of White's original but fattens and sweetens his lean and pungent prose with songs by Richard and Robert Sherman.

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TV Guide

A charming animated adaptation of E.B. White's beloved fantasy.

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Clint Morris
Film Threat

Family Entertainment never got better

Josh Larsen

It's fair to say that the best stuff comes directly from E.B. White's plot and prose.

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Linda Cook
Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)

Almost as sweet as the children's classic novel, "Charlotte's Web" is just, well, crawling with entertainment.

Staci Layne Wilson

Some classic!

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Common Sense Media Editors
Common Sense Media

Heartwarming tale of love and friendship.

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Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

One of the year's best family films.

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Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

The Hanna-Barbera animation is better than the studio's usual bare-bones mediocrity, and the voice cast is superb.

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Flixster Audience Score: 67% Flixster User Reviews
Michael Edwards
one of those nostalgic animated movies from my childhood that i still love
Bentley Lyles
WARNING: THE FOLLOWING REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS!!! What an excellent adaption to such an excellent book!!! Charlotte's Web is so true to its source… More
Aj V
Slightly slow at times, but the story is still good, adapted from the novel. I enjoyed this movie as a kid, and I think kids today will like it too.
Richard C
Chris Weber
Very charming and heart warming animated adaptation. Not without it's tearjerker moment or two though.
Conner Rainwater
I think anyone will agree that this is the definitive film version of Charlotte's Web. It's a fun movie that also has a very deep side. The voice… More