Marmaduke (2010)

When advertising exec Phil Winslow (Lee Pace) gets an offer to head the account for a California-based dog-food company, he uproots his wife (($Judy Greer}), three kids, and their beloved Great Dane, Marmaduke (voiced by Owen Wilson), from… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: June 4, 2010
DVD Release Date: August 31, 2010
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Critic Score: 9% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Dull and unfunny, Marmaduke offers family filmgoers little more than another round of talking animals and scatological humor.

Stephen Garrett
Time Out

Truly a milquetoast Scooby Snack for pet-friendly families who thrill to computer-generated mouth movements on real-life four-legged critters.

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Joe Leydon

Scripters Tim Rasmussen and Vince Di Meglio have cobbled together a plot from bits and pieces of other family-friendly pics.

Brigit Grant
Daily Express (UK)

As talking animal movies go Babe set the benchmark for me and this isn't in the same ball park ... but the small children in the audience were very still suggesting that any animal with something to say deserves their attention. It just didn't hold mine.

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Michael Phillips
At the Movies

I had a Scooby-Doo nightmare flashback.

Nick Pinkerton
L.A. Weekly

Brad Anderson's long-running saga of the melty-looking Winslow family and the gangling, interfering Great Dane that should've been put to sleep ages ago gets a film treatment.

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Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

a gross mis-use of CGI animals

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A.O. Scott
At the Movies

This movie is one big dog.

Rick Groen
Globe and Mail

This is another opus to take that small, well-trodden step from the funny pages to the big screen. But we're in live-action territory here, meaning that real people actors compete for camera time with real dog actors.

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Joseph Proimakis
Movies for the Masses

full review at Movies for the Masses

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Flixster Audience Score: 41% Flixster User Reviews
Luke Baldock
The comic strip character of Marmaduke wasn't exactly calling for a motion picture. But give a film a recognisable name and you can sell anything.… More
Manu Gino
Good Movie and the voices were right on perfect. Nice story very simple. Marmaduke, the world's most lovable Great Dane, leaps from comic strip fame… More
Scott Green
Lets be basic, terrible.
Derek Daniels
Marmaduke never, ever talked in the comic strip. With that out of my system, I'm not exacly the type of person this movie was meant to attract but my… More
Everett Johnson
about as good as a movie about talking dogs can be:-)
Chris Garman
Marmaduke follows in the in the fine traditions of comic strip films such as Garfield. Yes, it sucks. It really sucks. Drunken falls down a flight of stairs are… More