Cars 2

(2011)

Genres: Adventure, Animation, Comedy

Roger's Office: Cars 2

What our critics thought of Cars 2

Roger Ebert
A dazzling spy thriller filled with tricky visual details and lots of in-jokes.

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Christy Lemire
Transparently caters to the ever-expanding global movie-going audience while also pandering to middle America.

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Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
A really fun movie with a lot going on in it.

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Cars 2
While I was watching "Cars 2," an elusive nostalgia tugged at my mind. No, I wasn't remembering Pixar's original "Cars" from 2006. This was something more deeply buried, and finally, in the middle of one of the movie's sensational grand prix races, it came to me: I was sitting on the floor of my bedroom many years ago, with some toy cars lined up in front of me, while I used my hands to race them around on the floor and in the air, meanwhile making that noise kids make by squooshing spit in their mouths. …Read Full Review
Roger Ebert - Chicago Sun-Times - 06/22/2011

Cars 2
While I was watching "Cars 2," an elusive nostalgia tugged at my mind. No, I wasn't remembering Pixar's original "Cars" from 2006. This was something more deeply buried, and finally, in the middle of one of the movie's sensational grand prix races, it came to me: I was sitting on the floor of my bedroom many years ago, with some toy cars lined up in front of me, while I used my hands to race them around on the floor and in the air, meanwhile making that noise kids make by squooshing spit in their mouths. In this memory, I was completely engrossed with my cars. They were as real as people, and I played favorites and identified one car as my surrogate. Maybe my hands were swooping around with toys, but my imagination was somewhere else, and I performed the dialogue for the cars: Oh, yeah? Take that! We'll see! Eeeeyowww! …Read Full Review
Roger Ebert - Chicago Sun-Times - 06/22/2011