101 Dalmatians

Metascore
49

Mixed or average reviews - based on 20 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 20
  2. Negative: 3 out of 20

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Critic Reviews

  1. 38
    Even children, who will be enthralled by all the puppies, may have a hard time not fidgeting for protracted portions of the running time.
  2. In Hollywood, imitation is the most profitable form of flattery. That is the only plausible explanation for 101 Dalmatians, Walt Disney's disappointing live-action remake of its own 1961 classic.
  3. 10
    But by the end, the charm and delicacy of the 1961 cartoon have long been replaced by laborious gross-outs. Is this now official Disney policy?
User Score
5.8

Mixed or average reviews- based on 96 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 12
  2. Negative: 0 out of 12
  1. Oct 3, 2011
    5
    I know that this film is an epic, but I will not be influenced by this or I will base my critique on the fact that a film is epic or not. II know that this film is an epic, but I will not be influenced by this or I will base my critique on the fact that a film is epic or not. I actually think the movie a big failure in cinematic terms. But for watching with family at times like Christmas or Easter is perfect, and the kids do not dislike. Full Review »
  2. Nov 6, 2010
    5
    not terrible, but not that good.
  3. Mar 23, 2016
    5
    The film tries to be a "good-friend" of the original animated classic, but it fails on his boring story-telling and it also tries quickly toThe film tries to be a "good-friend" of the original animated classic, but it fails on his boring story-telling and it also tries quickly to make unforgettable characters, but its failure is a big as his direction and interpretations. Full Review »