The Little Prince (2015)

The Little Prince (2015)

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The Little Prince (2015)

Two animated worlds collide in this CG and stop-frame animated family fantasy from the director of Kung Fu Panda. Features the voices of Jeff Bridges, Rachel McAdams, James Franco, Marion Cotillard and Ricky Gervais. Based on the well-loved 1943 childrens novella by French author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

A fearless and curious prodigy, known only as The Little Girl (Mackenzie Foy), lives with her controlling mother (McAdams). After moving into a new neighbourhood she meets The Aviator (Bridges), an eccentric old bugger. They become friends and he tells her the story of The Little Prince, in which a pilot crashes in the desert and meets a boy from a distant planet.

2015108 minsFrance
AnimatedKids & FamilyFantasy
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The Little Prince is based on the French novella written by Antoine de Saint-Exupery. The movie stars an ensemble cast featuring Jeff Bridges, Benecio Del Toro, James Franco, Paul Rudd, Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard, Mackenzie Foy as The Little Girl and Riley Osborne as The Little Prince.

Based on the novel by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, The Little Prince. At the heart of it all is The Little Girl, who’s being prepared by her mother for the very grown-up world in which they live – only to be interrupted by her eccentric, kind-hearted neighbor, The Aviator. This is possibly the best animated movie of the year so far. The animation isn’t as...

5.0
0
Variety

Variety

press

Adds all manner of narrative bells and whistles to the author's slender, lyrical story of friendship between a pilot and a mysterious extraterrestrial voyager, but stays true to its timeless depiction of childhood wonderment ...

0
The New York Times

The New York Times

press

A movie within a movie; the author's delicate, fanciful story is folded into a harsh, modernist commentary on depersonalization and conformity in the contemporary workplace.

0
The Guardian

The Guardian

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It's a film with charm and sweetness, but for me is structurally encumbered by this new present-day narrative level: the smarter, zappier modern animated style makes the marionette-style images of the past look a bit low-octane and quaint.

3.0
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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

press

Osborne respects the integrity of the original story in this charming adaptation.

3.0
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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

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An ambitious gamble that looks like a sure bet commercially but which, artistically, shortchanges its source material.

0
Variety

Variety

press

Adds all manner of narrative bells and whistles to the author's slender, lyrical story of friendship between a pilot and a mysterious extraterrestrial voyager, but stays true to its timeless depiction of childhood wonderment ...

0
The New York Times

The New York Times

press

A movie within a movie; the author's delicate, fanciful story is folded into a harsh, modernist commentary on depersonalization and conformity in the contemporary workplace.

0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

It's a film with charm and sweetness, but for me is structurally encumbered by this new present-day narrative level: the smarter, zappier modern animated style makes the marionette-style images of the past look a bit low-octane and quaint.

3.0
0
Little White Lies

Little White Lies

press

Osborne respects the integrity of the original story in this charming adaptation.

3.0
0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

An ambitious gamble that looks like a sure bet commercially but which, artistically, shortchanges its source material.

0

The Little Prince is based on the French novella written by Antoine de Saint-Exupery. The movie stars an ensemble cast featuring Jeff Bridges, Benecio Del Toro, James Franco, Paul Rudd, Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard, Mackenzie Foy as The Little Girl and Riley Osborne as The Little Prince.

Based on the novel by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, The Little Prince. At the heart of it all is The Little Girl, who’s being prepared by her mother for the very grown-up world in which they live – only to be interrupted by her eccentric, kind-hearted neighbor, The Aviator. This is possibly the best animated movie of the year so far. The animation isn’t as...

5.0
0