The Gruffalo

Movie review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 3+

Favorite book adaptation promotes brains over brawn.

G 2011 40 minutes

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 44 reviews

Kids say

age 4+

Based on 8 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 2+

Beautiful animation of the book for young kids

A true to the book animation aimed at young children. The rhyming is lovely to listen to, and straight from the book. Very calm and delightful as an animation. I’ve read the book to my daughter since she was a baby and she watched this as a toddler and loved it. The gruffalo is a cultural icon in the UK, kids love him!
age 6+

A bit too psycho for small kids

I would t recommend it for sensitive Kids, not Worth to watch... Expected lovely story but its Just dark and too much scary

This title has:

Too much violence

Movie Details

Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love literary fun with young kids

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