Happily N'Ever After

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Shrek wannabe isn't offensive ... or fun.

PG 2007 85 minutes

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 13 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 18 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 6+

This German Film is Actually a Guilty Pleasure of Mine. Don't hate me!

This movie is super cliche, the animation looks cheap on most characters, and I know some people will make a fuss over Frieda's super cartoonishly svelte body being "too mature", "anorexic" or "sexy" (although she has the best animation actually), but this movie is a guilty pleasure as Germany isn't super big in the independent animated films category (despite there being better German movies like Laura's Star). I oddly found this so bad it's good and the English dub has some okay casting.

This title has:

Too much sex
age 5+

Surprisingly, I liked this movie

This movie is great fun! The animation is a little lackluster, but it's still very entertaining. I liked how the characters were portrayed as well! Parents might find it silly, and the story is a bit clumsy as well, but its clumsy fun!

This title has:

Great role models

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