Miss Minoes
Miss Minoes (2011)

This utterly charming classic family film tells the tale of Miss Minoes, a cat who is transformed into a young woman (Carice van Houten) and befriends Tibbe (Theo Maassen), a shy bumbling cub reporter for the local newspaper. Miss Minoes,… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: December 23, 2011
DVD Release Date: May 31, 2005
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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

Vincent Bal's film should appeal to kids, cat lovers and felines. I give it two stars, and my cat, Audrey, gives it three meows.

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Melissa Anderson
Village Voice

[Conveys], with a light touch, important lessons for kids on the necessity of civic engagement, the perils of edit-ad conflicts, and the need to honor difference...

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Avi Offer
NYC Movie Guru

Charming, harmless, refreshingly bizarre and unabashedly silly, but kids will be much more entertained than adults.

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Neil Genzlinger
New York Times

Yes, the film is silly and light as a feather, but who doesn't love gossiping cats?

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Tracy Moore
Common Sense Media

Clever cat tale has a bit of animal peril; for older kids.

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Chuck Bowen
Slant Magazine

After 30 long minutes, I stopped trying to make allowances for its varying ineptitudes, and Carice van Houten's work as the spunky human cat was the only reason I held out that long.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

"Miss Minoes" is a film I suspect would be adored by young girls who love cats. I am not that young woman.

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Doris Toumarkine
Film Journal International

Winner of a dozen awards in eight countries, this 2001 Dutch children's comedy-adventure will delight kids and parents alike.

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Mark R. Leeper
Mark Leeper's Reviews

MISS MINOES is a simple, innocent story seated in Dutch village life, a charming holiday choice for family viewing.

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