The Croods is a prehistoric comedy adventure that follows the world’s first family as they embark on a journey of a lifetime when the cave that has always shielded them from danger is destroyed. Traveling across a spectacular landscape, the Croods discover an incredible new world filled with fantastic creatures -- and their outlook is changed forever.
Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes
The family-dramedy genre that the film inhabits demands a bit more narrative ingenuity than is on display.Richard Corliss, TIME Magazine, 03.22.2013
Fast-paced, inventive animated comic adventure of a Stone Age family gets an extra boost from the lively vocal performances of stars Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone and Ryan Reynolds.Kevin Lally, Hollywood Reporter, 05.24.2013
As family viewing, it's pleasant enough: primitive, yes, but in a digitally sophisticated way that's boisterous, funny and will no doubt sell a lot of toys.Bob Mondello, NPR, 03.22.2013
"The Croods" is light fare, but it explores a serious theme, if only superficially.Michael O'Sullivan, Washington Post, 03.21.2013