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Bee Movie
  • PG
  • 1h 30m
  • 2007
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A hit comedy from comic icon Jerry Seinfeld, an ambitious young worker bee Barry B. Benson (Seinfeld) soars out into the world in search of nectar and adventure. But when he breaks one of the cardinal rules of beedom and speaks to humans, including Vanessa Bloom (voiced by Renée Zellweger), Barry sets off an un-bee-lievable chain of events that proves even a little bee can make a big difference.

Rotten Tomatoes® Score

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Critics Consensus: Bee Movie has humorous moments, but its awkward premise and tame delivery render it mostly forgettable.
Reviews
Time Out
Ben Kenigsberg
Rotten

August 22, 2017
I.E. Weekly
Amy Nicholson
Fresh

What distinguishes this better than half-decent comedy is its detailed insight into the bee brain

June 21, 2017
Time Out
David Jenkins
Fresh

Passes the time, but undoutedly one for the little 'uns.

June 21, 2017
New York Magazine/Vulture
David Edelstein
Rotten

It's impersonal. It doesn't come from anywhere interesting.

August 22, 2017
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Common Sense Media

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Common Sense Says
Seinfeld comedy is cute fun for the whole family.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that this has been one of the most aggressively marketed animated movies in recent history. Jerry Seinfeld has left no promotional stone unturned, so chances are that if you've had NBC on in the house for more than 20 minutes, your kids have seen a commercial for this movie. The good news is that it's a film that even preschoolers can follow, and while there are a few tense moments (mostly involving Barry's pell-mell flights through Manhattan), there are no overarching villains or monsters -- or even that many pop-culture references to frighten or confuse kids. There are still a few jokes that will go over little heads, but they're mostly about things like being "Beeish" (the insect equivalent of being Jewish), Larry King, and the boredom of working too hard. Oh, and a mosquito makes a blood-sucking lawyer joke.

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Additional Info

  • Genre:Animation, Comedy, Family, Kids
  • Release Date:November 2, 2007
  • Highest Available for Purchase:HD

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