Walt Before Mickey

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Watered-down "young Disney" biopic is too bland to appeal.

PG 2015 120 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 18+

So Bad It’s Offending

Maybe because it’s the story about a legend in filmmaking, a talent and a genius, I expected a decent film. The disappointment was so huge, I felt personally offended and glad that Walt Disney is dead and will never have to see this... Can’t imagine how his friends and family feel after watching this disgrace of a “film”- utterly disappointing. The acting was so HORRIBLE, I couldn’t watch anymore after 30 minutes. Painful. If a film based on a legendary person like Disney is so failed, shouldn’t it be somehow stopped from streaming on Netflix and just deleted from existence? I am sure it has disappointed and hurt many people’s feelings.
age 5+

Just Bad

I was interested in this movie because Walt Disney is such a creative and inspiring person with such an interesting tale. Unfortunately, they somehow made this painful to watch and disappointing for adults. The story is boring and the acting is TERRIBLE. I couldn't even watch this through

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