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Universal acclaim- based on 925 Ratings

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  • Summary: Welcome to a entirely new and original world where the unthinkable combination of a rat and a 5-star gourmet restaurant come together for the ultimate fish-out-of-water tale. (Disney)
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 37 out of 37
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 37
  3. Negative: 0 out of 37
  1. Brad Bird and Pixar recapture the charm and winning imagination of classic Disney animation.
  2. Reviewed by: Ian Nathan
    100
    That feeling you have as you leave the cinema - that buzzing in the fingers and lightness in the heart - is called joy.
  3. 100
    In Ratatouille, the level of moment-by-moment craftsmanship is a wonder.
  4. 100
    If there is a genius working in Hollywood today, it's animation director Brad Bird, who tops the delightful "The Incredibles" with arguably the finest 'toon in the Pixar canon, Ratatouille.
  5. 91
    Bird and his co-writers leave room for quiet moments and gentle morals, but for the most part, they send visual gags and verbal punchlines tearing past at an enjoyably demanding speed, whipping up the film's energy at every turn.
  6. 88
    What makes Ratatouille such a hilarious and heartfelt wonder is the way Bird contrives to let it sneak up on you.
  7. Ratatouille is a blithe concoction, as well as a miraculously textured piece of animated design.

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Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 17 out of 278
  1. Apr 7, 2011
    10
    Let me just say that I hate and have no respect for Patton Oswalt whatsoever for reasons I'd rather not discuss. But watching this movie, I could easily forget he's the voice of Remy, becuase I loved everything about this movie. As always Pixar, great job! Expand
  2. MonicaA.
    Dec 8, 2007
    10
    I've been waiting for this blu ray movie for a long time. I tried to rent it many times, but it was always unavailable at the video store (blockbuster only had 2 measly copies of this movie in blu ray in the whole city. I live in Charlotte NC, I also tried renting it from Netflix and blockbuster online to no avail. All I saw in my queue for three weeks was "very long wait"); so my husband decided to take the risk and buy it. The animation is awesome, looks better if you are watching it in true 1080p resolution. The storyline was great. This is a movie everyone should watch. The music is beautiful. I really enjoyed every minute of the movie. Expand
  3. KimD
    Jul 1, 2007
    10
    This is one of best movies I've ever seen--so much to learn from it, no ridiculous violence or language, great messages, and my kids LOVED it too--I couldn't ask for more! Expand
  4. AnweshP
    Feb 23, 2010
    10
    Ratatouille incredibly convinces. It is great entertainment. Brad Bird rules!!
  5. Nov 1, 2012
    9
    Another great computer-animated film for Walt Disney! A different, and more unusual plot compared to typical happy-ending movies. The movie also presented and gave viewers a sense of how dynamic the kitchen in a restaurant is. A little unrealistic, but overall a well done. Expand
  6. StephenL.
    Apr 21, 2008
    8
    This was good clean fun and it had a charming simple story, the bit where the colours on screen describe the flavours of the food was inspired.
  7. AlexL.
    Apr 5, 2008
    0
    I hate this movie.

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