• Studio: Gkids
  • Release Date: Jun 1, 2012
Metascore
63

Generally favorable reviews - based on 20 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 12 out of 20
  2. Negative: 2 out of 20
  1. Reviewed by: Peter Rainer
    Jun 1, 2012
    91
    It's a sweet and disquieting excursion made by filmmakers whose eyes and ears and imaginations are in marvelous sync.
  2. Reviewed by: Stephanie Zacharek
    May 31, 2012
    90
    The picture sparkles, but in the nighttime way - its charms have a noirish gleam.
  3. Reviewed by: A.O. Scott
    May 31, 2012
    90
    This movie is graceful, subtle and sure-footed, much as its English title implies.
User Score
7.5

Generally favorable reviews- based on 15 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 3
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 3
  3. Negative: 0 out of 3
  1. Oct 15, 2012
    8
    A charming French animation, recognised by the Academy with a nomination nod, with a fresh take in traditional paint cartooning, a greatA charming French animation, recognised by the Academy with a nomination nod, with a fresh take in traditional paint cartooning, a great soundtrack and plenty of suspense, is above all stylish and captivating for children and growups alike. Full Review »
  2. Aug 12, 2012
    7
    I really like the hand-drawn animation with great attention to detail. I also very much enjoyed the musical score by Serge Besset. All theI really like the hand-drawn animation with great attention to detail. I also very much enjoyed the musical score by Serge Besset. All the performances were good (if a little odd in places Full Review »
  3. Jun 2, 2012
    8
    A Good Fun Animated Film!
    Simply One Of The Best Of The Year (So Far)