USA Today - 06/17/2010 4 stars out of 4 -- "This installment, the best of the three, is everything a movie should be: hilarious, touching, exciting and clever."
Box Office - 06/09/2010 5 stars out of 5 -- "Disney/Pixar has again come up with the best TOY STORY ever -- more laughs, more heart, more fun, more toys and all in stunningly well used 3D."
Chicago Sun-Times - 06/16/2010 3 stars out of 4 -- "This is a jolly, slapstick comedy..."
Los Angeles Times - 06/18/2010 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "TOY 3 manages to offer jeopardy and thrills plus unexpected moments of melancholy while never forgetting to have the most fun possible....It understands genuine emotion and is not afraid to get it up there on the screen."
A.V. Club - 06/17/2010
"[TOY STORY 3] finds real, resonant emotion in the antics of a bunch of children's toys....It honestly earns its emotion, moment by painstakingly executed moment." -- Grade: A
Wall Street Journal - 06/18/2010
"[T]he third film of the trilogy turns out to be gorgeously joyous and deeply felt....The climactic escape here ranks as one of the most remarkable creations in the history of animation."
New York Times - 06/18/2010
"Sweet...touching...humane...it is all about doodads stamped and molded out of plastic and polyester. Therein lies it genius, and its uncanny authenticity."
Entertainment Weekly - 06/25/2010
"It's as madly mischievous and inventive as TOY STORY and its sequel....TOY STORY 3 is a salute to the magic of making believe." -- Grade: A
Movieline - 06/17/2010
"It winds its way gently towards its big themes instead of grabbing desperately at them, and because its plot is so beautifully worked out, getting there is almost all of the fun."
Premiere - 06/17/2010 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "TOY STORY 3 lives up to its predecessors in terms of cute yet clever humor and action-packed journeys, grabbing you immediately with an incredible opening."
Rolling Stone - 07/08/2010 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "TOY STORY 3, decked out in nifty, non-showy 3-D, is a joy to behold. It hits every button from laughter to tears and lifts you up on waves of visual dazzlement."
Sight and Sound - 08/01/2010
"[It] comes across at once as a tender, thoughtful valedictory and a symbolic renewal, with the old toys finally passed into new hands..."
Film Comment - 11/01/2010
"[A] big-hearted and occasionally bracing exploration of nostalgia, mortality, and how our relationship with cherished objects changes over time."
Total Film - 12/01/2010 5 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's a nuanced tale of heart-melting separation, change, ageing, loss....Classic all-ages storytelling lassoed to a perfect pay-off."
Rolling Stone - 12/24/2010 Ranked #10 in Rolling Stone's "10 Best Movies of 2010" -- "[A]nimated magic..."
USA Today - 12/31/2010
Included in USA Today's "10 Best Films Of 2010" -- "[W]ith suspenseful action scenes and heart-wrenching emotional depth."
Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, and the the all-star casts of TOY STORY and its sequel return for a third outing as the voices of Pixar's beloved toys. Lee Unkrich, a co-director on TOY STORY 2 and FINDING NEMO, takes the reins for this third film, while LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE screenwriter Michael Arndt pens all the action. This time around, Woody, Buzz, Jessie, and the rest of the toys have their adventures in Disney Digital 3-D.
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