Bee Movie

Bee Movie

Bee Movie

The genius Jerry Seinfeld is Barry the bee who realises humans are stealing honey, and subsequently decides to sue us. From DreamWorks animation.

2007Rating: G90 minsUSADreamWorks Animation
AnimatedComedyKids & Family

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Bee Movie / Reviews

Variety

Variety

Amiable but no more, Bee Movie puts a hiveful of potent talent at the service of a zig-zigging, back-of-an-envelope story that's short on surprise and originality.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

At its relaxed best, when it's about, well, nothing, the slyly comic Bee Movie is truly beguiling.

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New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald

That the story wilts towards the end of its relatively short running time is something of buzz-killer. But for its gags alone, Bee Movie deserves a bee-plus...

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Newshub

Newshub

It's not quintessential Seinfeld for the hardcore, but there's certainly a flavour of him here.

There are some really cute and entertaining moments for kids and grown-ups alike, and I thought the whole bee premise was original and engaging...

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Nothing about the movie resonates emotionally. The conformity of the hive is neither crushing nor soul-deadening. The fact that humans making money off the bees' labor has no effect on the quality of life of the bees, who dwell in contented, well-fed insularity. There's no real jeopardy. The stakes are low. It's a bee movie about nothing.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

The depth of talent in the cast and gag writing shines through, but it’s only just enough to take your mind off of the flat animation...

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Christchurch Press

Christchurch Press

As in Seinfeld's much-loved, long-running television sitcom, the writing is sharp, but, disappointingly, the gag quotient is down...

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