The Country Bears
The Country Bears (2002)

Like other celebrated rock-and-roll groups, the members of the legendary group 'The Country Bears'--Ted and Fred Bedderhead, Tennessee O'Neal and Zeb Zober--were torn apart by the perils of their own success: ego, jealousy and a… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: July 26, 2002
DVD Release Date: December 17, 2002
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Critic Score: 30% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Despite all the celebrities on hand, this spin-off from a theme park attraction still feels tired and hokey.

Dan Fienberg
L.A. Weekly

Kids will probably enjoy the sight of huge, bumbling teddy bears... Parents will exit wondering why this piece of unnecessary cross-promotion wasn't released straight to video.

Joe Leydon

Pic as a whole is a gently and genuinely amusing treat that should bring smiles to target auds.

Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

Goes wrong fast, and it goes wrong hard.

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

It's mildly amusing, but I certainly can't recommend it.

Desson Thomson
Washington Post

If you're looking to take your children to something harmless, that doesn't embarrass anyone, this light comedy ... is your next outing.

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

A dumb story about a bear adopted by humans.

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Michael Atkinson
Village Voice

This ingrown mutant is easily the most bizarre children's film made in this country since 1982's lab-rat apocalypse The Secret of NIMH.

Ann Hornaday
Washington Post

So awkward, so leaden, so virtually laugh-free that it's guaranteed to bring down the Happy Meals it's being marketed with.

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Flixster Audience Score: 31% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
For a kid's movie, this was actually decent. The bears are cute and the story is okay. One of the few kids films I have seen that hasn't made me… More
Conner Rainwater
It was fun to see another Disney ride brought to life, but this was in no way a good movie. It was extremely corny and had an overused plot. It would've… More
Sophie Burgess
i thought this was well good lol!