Mixed or average reviews - based on 23 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 12 out of 23
  2. Negative: 3 out of 23
  1. 25
    Watching Imagine That, I was beset by a feeling of intense depression. Is this what Eddie Murphy has become?
  2. 25
    Though he commits to a lot of embarrassing silliness, Murphy projects so little genuine warmth that his transformation barely registers.
  3. 25
    Cutesy? My pain was acutesy as the entire plot yawned before me.
User Score

Mixed or average reviews- based on 18 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 10
  2. Negative: 3 out of 10
  1. Nov 16, 2013
    Imagine That is simply a nice kids film.
    A bit of a modern fairy tale, Imagine that isn't bad nor great. A decent kids film with a few laughs
    and not really very memorable. Murphy does well and overall its cute fun. Full Review »
  2. Jun 6, 2011
    A fun family movie that will have you laughing until the end, while the story and the lesson being taught are predictable, it's the humor that sets it apart, while it may not do much new it's still an enjoyable movie for the family. Full Review »
  3. JayH
    Oct 13, 2009
    Way too cute for my taste. Eddie Murphy does try, but with material as sappy as this it doesn