Box Office - 04/22/2011 3 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t has been lovingly and traditionally animated to pay homage to E. H. Shepard's original drawings."
Sight and Sound - 06/01/2011
"This endearing new version, skilfully eliding several newly chosen episodes from Milne's book, turns out to be a masterly reboot..."
Los Angeles Times - 07/15/2011
"[A] fitting tribute to one of the last century's most enduring children's tales."
New York Times - 07/15/2011
"[I]t is comfortable with itself and confident in its ability to amuse and beguile young viewers."
USA Today - 07/15/2011
"POOH is much in the frolicking spirit of the original Seuss stories and SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK....The film has some wonderful humor and animation..."
Chicago Sun-Times - 07/13/2011 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he look of the film is gentle and pleasing. It was hand-animated...and the backgrounds use a subtle and reassuring watercolor style."
Movieline - 07/14/2011
"Sweet as anything....What's most notable about WINNIE THE POOH, along with its reversion to classic animation style and utter fidelity to Milne's vivid conception of his bedspread full of characters, is how completely and affectionately it caters to children."