"...An upbeat, sentimental fable....The animation achieves an astonishing synergy of voice, computer-animated image and dialogue..."
New York Times - Stephen Holden (05/30/2003)
"The most gorgeous of all the Pixar films....NEMO treats family audiences to a sweet, resonant story and breathtaking visuals..."
USA Today - Claudia Puig (05/30/2003)
"...An engaging undersea story....[With] a level of smarter-than-the-room humor noticeably wacky and sophisticated for studio family fare..."
Los Angeles Times - Kenneth Turan (05/30/2003)
"You could trawl the seven seas and not net a funnier, more beautiful, and more original work of art and comedy than FINDING NEMO, the dazzling new computer-animated adventure..."
Entertainment Weekly - Lisa Schwarzbaum (06/06/2003)
"...A thing of beauty, hugely entertaining and way cool..."
Rolling Stone - Peter Travers (06/26/2003)
"...FINDING NEMO has all the usual pleasures of the Pixar animation style....And it adds an unexpected beauty....There is something dreamlike about the visuals of FINDING NEMO..."
Chicago Sun-Times - Roger Ebert (05/30/2003)
"…A buoyant adventure….Notable first for its spectacularly colorful underwater setting, which gives the picture one of the most striking visual backdrops ever seen in an animated film…"
Variety - Todd McCarthy (05/26/2003)
"...When the fish surface, the water is pastel, reflective, as lovely or lovelier as anything that actually exists in nature..."
Box Office - Annlee Ellingson (07/01/2003)
"...A sparkling treasure trove of snappy comedy, lush visuals and breakneck action..."
Entertainment Weekly - Dan Jolin (11/01/2003)
"...NEMO creates an awe-inducing sense of the infinite in its watery visuals..."
Sight and Sound - Leslie Felperin (11/01/2003)