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A.R.C.H.I.E. 2: Mission Impawsible

By Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 7+

Robotic talking dog joins a carnival; some potty language.

Movie PG 2018 82 minutes
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age 6+

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age 6+


A great potential of a movie hampered by lazy writing, ugly graphics, dull characters, bad quality voice acting, and a stupid plot.

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The humor doesn't get any more low-brow than filthy carnival workers with food in their teeth, a female clown who's dumb as a post, and plenty of fart jokes to accompany a generic talking dog. Performances are uneven -- David Milchard is so good it feels like he's come in from another movie set. It's a colorful, good-natured movie that tries to deliver a few righteous messages (e.g., the carnival proudly announces that it would never force animals to work), and there's a solid father-son relationship. A silly story and ludicrous carnival with performers so bad they'd have to pay people to find an audience means there's little to recommend. But talking dogs, Michael J. Fox, and slapstick may be enough for undiscerning viewers.

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