Metascore
45

Mixed or average reviews - based on 27 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 7 out of 27
  2. Negative: 3 out of 27
Watch On
  1. 80
    A smart, marvelously drawn account of the bravery of homing pigeons during World War II.
  2. 75
    Valiant enlists a squad of loveable birdbrains to turn the classic fighter-pilot formula into an upbeat adventure film loaded with laughs.
  3. Reviewed by: Angel Cohn
    70
    While the target audience won't be as familiar with the voice of Gervais as with, say, Eddie Murphy, they'll no doubt love his dirty bird humor.
  4. Reviewed by: Winda Benedetti
    67
    It's a tale with plenty of spirit and a good heart, and yet, this story doesn't so much soar across the screen as it does waddle.
  5. It's perhaps the first animated kids' film that can claim to be "based on a true story."
  6. Reviewed by: Ryan Devlin
    63
    Adults expecting a little bit more, "Chicken Run," this ain't.
  7. Reviewed by: Kyle Smith
    63
    The best sequence comes when the gang meet a saucy French lady mouse who works for the Resistance and at moments of high drama sings "Je Ne Regrette Rien" ("Ah!" your children will say. "At last, an Edith Piaf joke!")
User Score
5.3

Mixed or average reviews- based on 22 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 6
  2. Negative: 2 out of 6
  1. Jan 6, 2014
    3
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  2. May 18, 2013
    4
    Not the best movie you would see. First 20 minutes were out of date and not so exciting. Tons of wrong suff. And yet its still good to watch,Not the best movie you would see. First 20 minutes were out of date and not so exciting. Tons of wrong suff. And yet its still good to watch, animation buffs should still watch Full Review »
  3. Nov 6, 2010
    5
    the animation was cheap, but the acting wasn't bad