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VeggieTales: Noah's Ark

By Barbara Shulgasser-Parker, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Upbeat faith-based musical about grim Bible tale.

Movie NR 2015 48 minutes
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age 2+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 2+

The BEST :)

I grew up watching Vegetales, and I absolutely love this movie and so does my 2 year old. He watches it over and over :) There is a lot of singing, it's funny, cute and most importantly speaks the story of the Bible ❤️

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age 2+


I LOVE LOVE LOVE this show. it got my children already who love Jesus to love him even more. PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE watch it!!!! if you want reviews from a christian standpoint check out my other reviews and Karen.Scott also email me at s[email protected] have a blessed day!

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Is It Any Good?

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As with all VeggieTales, the animation achieves beautiful cinematic effects. Many VT episodes revolve around metaphorical stories to illustrate virtues and vices, as well as hardships and life strategies for overcoming them. VT customarily presents the stories in a knowing tone, recognizing that the fantastical stories on which religions are based may seem like fairy tales to young modern-era ears. Usually even stories directly from the Bible, such as the VeggieTales' David and Goliath retelling, feel modernized to suit the humor and attention span of small kids.

This time Noah is taken straight from the Bible without much modern leavening, and references to God are sprinkled heavily throughout. It feels as if loyalty to the original text has stifled the usual creativity at the heart of most VeggieTales. Non-believing parents who feel comfortable setting the kids in front of many VT episodes may hesitate at the onslaught of admonitions about the need for belief and bowing to "God's plans." With that said, Wayne Brady voices Shem, Noah's son, well, and Mike Nawrocki and Phil Vischer are wonderful voicing various characters.

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