Finding Nemo
Finding Nemo (2003)

In this stunning underwater adventure, with memorable characters, humor and heartfelt emotion, Finding Nemo follows the comedic and momentous journey of an overly protective clownfish named Marlin (voice by Albert Brooks) and his son Nemo… More

Rated: G
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Release Date: May 30, 2003
DVD Release Date: May 7, 2013
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Critic Score: 99% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Breathtakingly lovely and grounded by the stellar efforts of a well-chosen cast, Finding Nemo adds another beautifully crafted gem to Pixar's crown.

Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture

Finding Nemo is distributed by Disney, and it has what the most heartfelt Disney animated features used to have: rapturous imagery matched with real wit.

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Keith Phipps
AV Club

Like Pixar's previous films, Finding Nemo mines humor from the oddities of an unknown world but stays grounded in a familiar one, finding recognizable elements of heartbreak and happiness amid the ink-jetting octopi and irritable flounders.

Yasmin Shehab

This gem of a film is the one with which Pixar asserted their supremacy over the animated world.

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Anthony Lane
New Yorker

The latest flood of wizardry from Pixar, whose productions, from Toy Story onward, have lent an indispensable vigor and wit to the sagging art of mainstream animation.

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Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal

While Mr. Brooks is very funny, Ms. DeGeneres gives a bravura comic performance, as well as a touching one.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a good-but-hardly-great animated endeavor from Pixar.

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David Germain
Associated Press

Finding Nemo is laced with smart humor and clever gags, and buoyed by another cheery story of mismatched buddies: a pair of fish voiced by Albert Brooks and Ellen DeGeneres.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

A genuinely funny and touching film that, in less than a decade, has established itself as a timeless classic.

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Glen Oliver
IGN Movies

Finding Nemo is ultimately a rewarding, engaging, compelling, and even spiritual adventure that works charismatically on multiple levels.

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Flixster Audience Score: 86% Flixster User Reviews
Ross Collins
Re-reviewing this movie having experienced the 3D version which is just sublime in its use of 3D and a stunning 5.1 soundtrack. As a Dad, I now have a much… More
Bruce Bruce
Finding Nemo" is a wonderful animated adventure movie that simply is irresistible for young as well as older persons. The most excellent thing about… More
Daniel Mumby
Film reviewers have to walk a very difficult tightrope when describing films that they love. People who value our opinions, for whatever reasons, expect a level… More
Candy Rose
Good original story about a fish who gets caught and needs to be rescued.
Conner Rainwater
Finding Nemo has grown on me over the years. It's not my favorite pixar movie by far, but it's definitely well made and visually flawless. The story… More
Sam Barnett
Pixar's epic oceanic adventure is a classic for a reason - every scene either gives us a memorable character or a memorable action sequence, often both at… More