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Imagine That Review

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1.5

Dave White Profile

Someone call Child Protective Services. Read full review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 3.0
    54

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 50

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    Though Imagine That's message is benign, its adult focus is off-base, and every move feels too familiar, formulaic and telegraphed.

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  • 58

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    There's something sweet about the way that Murphy throws himself into this piffle. Thomas Haden Church does too.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Kirk Honeycutt

    The result is a much more playable film than recent efforts, though Murphy will have to share the applause with young Yara Shahidi.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    Mr. Murphy rises to every occasion, not only with the crisp wit that has long been his hallmark, but with restraint and tenderness that serve him well.

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