*** Official CAT IN THE HAT Review Thread

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  1. Patrick Sun

    Patrick Sun Studio Mogul

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    The translation of the book, "The Cat In The Hat," to the big screen suffers mightily, and most of the blame has to go to an underwhelming screenplay and Mike Myers' insipid mugging for the camera in truly awful ways that must have been invented solely for this movie.

    The truly only funny bit comes at the end of the film and at Alec Baldwin's expense (think purple cupcake mix).

    I give it 1 star (for production design) or a grade of D.
     
  2. Dennis Castro

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    S**t In A Hat

    Negitive one star..
     
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    This thread is now the Official Review Thread for "Cat in the Hat". Please post all HTF member reviews in this thread.

    Any other comments, links to other reviews, or discussion items will be deleted from this thread without warning!

    If you need to discuss those type of issues then I have designated an Official Discussion Thread.



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  4. steve jaros

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    Yes - terrible. Worse than "grinch".

    Yet it will likely gross huge money, just like the "grinch" did. Dr. Seuss being such a beloved brand name...
     

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