All member reviews for 101 Dalmatians (Live Action)

Common Sense Media says

Engaging live-action canine caper has some peril, pratfalls.
 

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(out of 6 reviews)
age 6+
 
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Parent Written byMommyMovieReviews May 1, 2012
age 6+
 

101 adorable puppies!

While the original animated version will always be my favorite, I thought this remake was very well done. Cruella is even more frightening so watch out with the younger children, but they will love seeing all the adorable puppies!
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Great role models
Parent of a 6 year old Written bymadsmooney1214 September 20, 2012
age 4+
 

101 dalmatians live action

Families can discuss villains and heroes. What makes Cruella De Vil a spectacular villain (or, very mean lady)? Why doesn't Anita see right away that she's up to no good? Why do Pongo and Perdita make such great heroes? How are they helped by other animals to find the lost puppies? Who are your favorite storybook good guys and bad guys?
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Educational value
Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
Adult Written byMovieLover4Lyfe May 26, 2010
age 6+
 

Remake is just adorable!

The original version will always hold a special place in viewers hearts, but this remake was very well done. It doesn't distort the original like some remakes have been known to do. I would warn that Cruella is even more wicked in this version, so very young children shouldn't watch quite yet. The animals in the movie are charming and the actors did a great job!
What other families should know
Too much violence
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
Teen, 15 years old Written byDivine_Munchie_99 July 7, 2009
age 8+
 

Awsome!

One of my fav movies! Full of action and humor. AND ADORABLE WITTLE PUPPIE DOGGIES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Teen, 13 years old Written bykayvan_922 April 4, 2009
age 6+
 
What other families should know
Too much consumerism
Adult Written bydmcmomwife April 9, 2008
age 0+
 

Classic, but dramatic

I am letting my four year old watch this and I haven't actually ever seen it. It was getting too intense for him after the dogs had the puppies and Cruella came barging in yelling making the lightning and thunder crack. He tells me "don't worry, mama, I'm not scared of anything..." but as he watches the Cruella parts, he's hiding. I am just fast forwarding through those.