The Nuttiest Nutcracker

Movie review by Tracy Moore, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 5+

Silly twist on the classic adds veggies and goofiness.

G 1999 48 minutes

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

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age 4+

Not Worth Your Time

Poor animation, bad jokes and rotten script. Their are better Christmas specials to show your kids. Better yet show them a recording of the actual Nutcracker recorded live. The one from 1977 is really good.
age 4+

Irritating and poor quality

The cg animation is horribly raw and unfinished, the storyline is forced and the humor is cornier than Orville Redenbacher. Even the problem is stilted (Parents late arrival on Christmas eve, therefore Christmas is suddenly dumb and pointless). I stomached watching it one time hoping it would improve, but it only got worse and the conclusion was sadly lacking. My advice, if you MUST let your children watch this movie, make sure you're in the other end of the house with earplugs and a blindfold.

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