Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Three adventurers plunge deep into a strange new realm beneath the Earth's surface where they embark on an amazing voyage and find awe-inspiring sites amidst grave danger.
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Formulaic-but-exciting family action-adventurer.
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Fresh: That dinosaur looks like it's popping off the screen! Cool!
- Adam Graham, Detroit News, Friday, July 11, 2008
Fresh: Most of the movie, directed by Eric Brevig, is as daft, outlandish, and speedy as it needs to be, and, for all its newfangled effects, touchingly old-fashioned in its reverence for the Jules Verne novel that inspired it.
- Anthony Lane, New Yorker, Monday, July 21, 2008
Rotten: Journey relentlessly dishes out the action and offers the bespectacled audience plenty of goopy, grabby 3-D jolts, but it all resembles a run of the mill video game. Brevig can't shake the material loose from its unbridled artificiality."
- Brian Orndorf, BrianOrndorf.com, Thursday, June 24, 2010
Surprisingly light and easy to watch. completely fantastic fare with decent effects, something kids will enjoy and ooooh and awwwe over.
- jmanard52, Monday, December 29, 2008
Horrible casting with an equally proportioned horrible directing. Nice visuals, but over-all could have been better.
- Gx7, Sunday, September 19, 2010