Clifford the Big Red Dog

Clifford the Big Red Dog

Clifford the Big Red Dog

Live-action version of the children's book series, created in 1963 by Norman Bridwell. A young girl's love for her tiny puppy makes the pup grow and grow. Co-stars John Cleese, Kenan Thompson and Jack Whitehall.

2021Rating: PG96 minsUSA, Canada
Kids & Family

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Variety

Variety

As agreeable as Clifford himself, as simultaneously cute and in-your-face, and as genially random in its ability to create chaos.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Familiar, but sturdy and sweet.

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IGN

IGN

It's at its best when it leans into kindness and community...

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

Clifford the Big Red Dog is that rare thing: a happy movie.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

(A) generic canine caper...

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

It has a warming soul that comes through when it matters.

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Associated Press

Associated Press

Sweet kid, lovable dog, uneven script...

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Decider

Decider

It doesn’t overstay its welcome, and is bright, colourful and light on its feet.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

It’s harmless bad, not torture bad.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Watchable and even occasionally amusing.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

Clifford offers solid family fare with moments of throwback charm.

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The Irish Times

The Irish Times

It's loud, it's silly, it's over-saturated; the smaller viewers at the... screening I attended were wildly impressed.

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The Times

The Times

Its very existence is almost nauseating.

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