Reel Movie Reviews: Kit Kittredge: An American Girl

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Reel Movie Reviews: Kit Kittredge: An American Girl
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl opens on July 2 and has the honor of being the only film we can think of to ever be based on a line of dolls.

So it has that going for it.

But does it have solid movie reviews going for it? Let's ask a few critics...

- At a time when kidflicks have turned raucous and crude, its inoffensive sweetness makes it a positively endearing throwback... -- One Guy's Opinion

- Younger girls will probably love Kit's antics and their parents won't find it too painful an experience, but it's still only a serviceable and fairly mediocre family film at best... --

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- For a G-rated film, Kit Kittredge's profound insight into the breakdown of society and families during the Depression and the country's subsequent rebirth is surprising... -- Slant Magazine

- Abigail Breslin, in the lead role, is a huge key to keeping Kit Kittredge light on its feet. Nine-year-old Kit is watching her city of Cincinnati change as the Great Depression starts taking away jobs and forcing her neighbors to sell their houses and move... -- Cinema Blend

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