Happily N'ever After
Happily N'ever After (2006)

Cinderella's wicked stepmother has tipped the balance of power toward the dark side in Fairy Tale Land, and now it's up to the put-upon princess to restore order and ensure that good triumphs in an animated adventure featuring the… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: December 16, 2006
DVD Release Date: May 1, 2007
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Critic Score: 4% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Happily N'Ever After has none of the moxy, edge, or postmodern wit of the other fairy-tales-gone-haywire CG movie it so blatantly rips off.

David Fear
Time Out

The computerised animation is cut-rate; the script keeps piling on clunker jokes that even toddlers will find lame; and Prinze proves he isn't any better an actor in two dimensions than he is in three.

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Tom Keogh
Seattle Times

Essentially a brash comedy taking one idea as far as it can go, Happily N'Ever After is spare on emotional development but generous with smart-aleck shtick.

Rose Longhurst

Despite attempts to turn the fairytale genre on its head, the characters are predictable stereotypes.

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Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal

N'ever was an apostrophe so misplaced, n'ever was the prospect of good cheer so perversely defeated.

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Susan Walker
Toronto Star

'As Grimm as it gets,' says the promotional tag for Happily N'Ever After. Make that grim.

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Ann Kelly

Clunkingly obvious.

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Tasha Robinson
AV Club

A leaden, irritatingly obvious postmodern fairy tale.

Ruthe Stein
San Francisco Chronicle

The movie's animators have been quoted saying they sought to give it a classic look. Cheesy would be more accurate.

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Total Film

Happily N'Ever After finally arrives, looking like a cheapo knock-off of DreamWorks' ogre.

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Flixster Audience Score: 34% Flixster User Reviews
Christian C
"Happily Never After"? Happily, never again! I'd take on the rabid wolf before sitting through this nightmare at grandma's house.… More
Bentley Lyles
Happily N'Ever After is a movie that re-defines the word, "suck", for eighty minutes. I watched this movie on DVD (so glad I didn't waste… More
Jim Careter
I hate this movie with a passion, truly god awful and stupid, its a terrible film, I will never watch it again.
Luke Baldock
A recycled and uninteresting plot which lays the groundwork for the worst comedy I've ever seen. The animation is bland and looks very cheap. The animation… More
Richard C
Bradley Wright
I hate this movie with a passion, truly god awful and stupid, its a terrible film, I will never watch it again.