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

  • 2.0

    out of 100

    Generally unfavorable reviews
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  • 10

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Michael Rechtshaffen

    A shrill, garish hodgepodge of familiar elements from other animated vehicles (most evidently 2013’s Epic), there’s virtually nothing about this forced, fractured fairy tale that feels remotely fresh or involving.

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  • 20

    out of 100

    Variety Justin Chang

    A thoroughly derivative and unengaging fantasy.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The New York Times Ben Kenigsberg

    At once disarming and calculated, Strange Magic is a film of commodified feelings, evoking memories of other experiences — whether of Shakespeare, the original songs or authentic enchantment.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    Strange Magic is strange all right, but hardly magical.

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