Paperman (2012)

First-time director John Kahrs showcases a minimalist black-and-white style with Paperman, an innovative animated short about a lonely young man in mid-century New York City who relies on his heart, imagination, a stack of papers-and a… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: November 2, 2012
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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Lends a sense of wonder to simplicity.

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Leonard Maltin

Paperman... is perfection itself.

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Mike Scott

Among the most beautiful shorts to come out of Disney in recent memory.

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Manu Gino
Serendipity in New York. Excellent Short Film! Paperman is the perfect mix of laughter, romance and fantasy. The black and white style is visually stunning!… More
Flutie Archibald
This is attached to 'Wreck-It Ralph'....As the description notes above, it's a minimalistic black-and-white style, which works incredibly well.… More
Thomas Johnston
I do not understand why it won an OSCAR, Cute at best.
Byron Brubaker
Possibly the most seen of the Oscar nominated animated shorts, since it showed before Wreck-It Ralph and I have seen several people share it online. It is super… More
Everett Johnson
Up for best animated short at the Oscars, and this is my favorite. Probably the best "romantic" film I've seen in years. It's funny,… More
George Farmer
Paperman is incredible. Absolutely loved it. If you can find it online at some point, watch it...but it's also worth paying to see Wreck-It Ralph just to… More