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Paprika Review Critics


Dave White Profile

… mind-blowingly gorgeous, psychedelic … Read full review

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

  • 5.0

    out of 100

    Universal acclaim
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    critic review scores.

  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Richard James Havis

    It is an intelligently written piece that only falters during the finale.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Wilmington

    We've gotten perhaps too used to the computerized wizardry of our own cartoon features; Kon, like Miyazaki shows us some older ways that can still transfix us.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    Satoshi Kon, whose previous film was the remarkable "Tokyo Godfathers," uses the complex plot as a pretext for joyous psychedelia.

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  • 91

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    Fantasy leaks into reality.

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