Top Critics Gave New ‘Megamind’ Movie Mostly Positive Reviews
Top critics gave new ‘Megamind’ movie mostly positive reviews. DreamWorks Animation released their new animated,comedy flick “Megamind” into theaters today,and most of the top movie critics gave it positive,glowing reviews. The movie stars: Will Ferrell, Brad Pitt, Tina Fey, Jonah Hill, David Cross, J.K. Simmons, Justin Theroux, Ben Stiller,and Tom McGrath.
Wesley Morris at the Boston Globe gave it a B. He stated, “deliriously handsome.” Roger Ebert at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a B. He said, “an amusing family entertainment and gains some energy from clever dialogue and the fun Will Ferrell has with his character.”
Michael Phillips at the Chicago Tribune gave it a C+. He said, “Moderately funny though immoderately derivative.” Owen Gleiberman at Entertainment Weekly gave it a B+. He stated, “too goofy-surreal to pack a lot of emotional punch, but it’s antically light on its feet, with 3-D images that have a lustrous, gizmo-mad sci-fi clarity.”
Jason McKiernan at Filmcritic.com gave it a B+. He said, “pretty damn fun to watch.” Todd McCarthy at the Hollywood Reporter gave it an A-. He said, “An early holiday-season animated 3D winner.”
Lou Lumenick at the New York Post gave it a C. He said, “a terrible waste.” Stephen Holden at the New York Times gave it an a-. He said, “immaculately sleek and gracefully enhanced by 3-D.”
James Berardinelli at Reelviews gave it a B. He said, “a perfectly acceptable family feature with a lively pace and sufficient cartoonishness to engage children while not boring their accompanying parents to death.”
Amy Biancolli at the San Francisco Chronicle gave it a B. She said, “a villain to root for.” Claudia Puig at USA Today gave it a C. She said, “suffers from being the second animated movie this year to feature a dastardly villain for a hero.”