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Year
2004
Runtime
108 min.
Director
Brad Silberling
Genres
Adventure, Comedy, Family
Rating *
6.8
Votes *
133,348
Checks
24,475
Favs
841
Dislikes
286
Favs/checks
3.4% (1:29)
Favs/dislikes
3:1
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  1. sammysin's avatar

    sammysin

    Carrey is phenomenal in this. I was extremely surprised by how good it was.

    Very underrated and well done. Loved it.
    6 years 8 months ago
  2. stroopsoldaatje's avatar

    stroopsoldaatje

    It's an uneven film. Visually it's fantastic, creative, great attention to detail and scenery, nice quirkiness, great direction. Feels like Wes Anderson in that respect. And a fantastic performance by Carrey. So three thumbs up for all that.

    However, and it's a big however, there are some major problems. The plot has substantial holes, utterly illogical actions take place to further the plot, and the dialog is simply.. sub-par. The kids are introduced as brilliant - but only shine at a few points where the plot demands a brilliancy.

    So it's fantastic as a kids movie, they won't notice the deficits that much.
    However adults probably find themselves muttering "Well, that's not how that works at all" regarding diverse matters such as spoiler
    5 years ago
  3. Seccom Masada's avatar

    Seccom Masada

    Kinda dissapointing if you've read the books first. 8 years ago
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