“A Heartwarming Film Layered With All Manner Of Moral And Meaning.”
Stephen Holden - New York Times
Jeff Strickler - Minneapolis Star Tribune
Susan Stark - Detroit News
Joe Leydon - Variety
- Globe and Mail
Old-fashioned, sentimental tale of determination.
Polly M. Robertus - Common Sense Media
The film is one that families will enjoy discovering and experiencing together.
Michael Dequina - TheMovieReport.com
Jeffrey M. Anderson - Combustible Celluloid
Emanuel Levy - EmanuelLevy.Com
Thomas Delapa - Boulder Weekly
Philip Martin - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
- Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Daniel M. Kimmel - Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Jim Shelby - Palo Alto Weekly
Horrible adaptation of a wonderful story. Rent the anime version, instead.
Alex Sandell - Juicy Cerebellum
John R. McEwen - Film Quips Online
- Deseret News, Salt Lake City
Annlee Ellingson - L.A. Weekly
- Boxoffice Magazine
- Seattle Post-Intelligencer
enough spirit and the right attitude, but the rest of the essential elements of a successful movie just are not here.
Blake French - NutzWorld
One is tempted on such a promising but cliched movie to reduce it to a one-phrase review. The one for this picture would be: Needs more dog.
Steve Rhodes - Internet Reviews
Marc Savlov - Austin Chronicle
Jon Popick - Planet Sick-Boy
Greg Dean Schmitz - Greg's Previews at Yahoo! Movies
Jack Garner - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Bob Graham - San Francisco Chronicle
Rob Blackwelder - SPLICEDWire
- E! Online
Lisa Wilton - Jam! Movies
Scott Renshaw - rec.arts.movies.reviews
James Brundage - Filmcritic.com
Cynthia Fuchs - Philadelphia City Paper
Joe Baltake - Sacramento Bee
Gary Brown - Houston Community Newspapers
Harvey S. Karten - Compuserve
Step into the darkened theater and the familiar smell may not hit you immediately. Watch your step, though, because A Dog of Flanders is nothing but cinematic doggy poo.
Elias Savada - Nitrate Online
Susan Granger - rec.arts.movies.reviews
Dan Jardine - Apollo Guide