Arrugas 2011

Critics score:
96 / 100

Reviews provided by RottenTomatoes

Jeff Labrecque, Entertainment Weekly: Rare is the "cartoon" that penetrates and even haunts; Wrinkles is not easily forgotten. Read more

Sara Stewart, New York Post: The film doesn't wallow in grief; it's a thoughtful and nuanced portrait of a stage of life we often choose not to see. Read more

Jonathan Holland, Variety: The subject of old age gets the kind of attention it deserves but is too rarely afforded in the affecting Wrinkles. Read more

Jesse Hassenger, AV Club: Wrinkles doesn't offer the aesthetic rewards necessary to make its sad material compelling. Read more

Neil Young, Hollywood Reporter: Poignant animated feature about senior citizens is one the year's best Spanish films. Read more

Elizabeth Weitzman, New York Daily News: Heavy doses of humor and empathy, along with gorgeous hand-drawn animation, keep things from getting too morbid. Read more

Jeannette Catsoulis, New York Times: Unfolding in simple yet wonderfully expressive hand-drawn frames, the film's unsparingly observant plot depicts the slide into senility with empathy and imagination. Read more

Sherilyn Connelly, Village Voice: A beautiful, subtle horror movie about the rigors of old age, made all the more horrifying because it will happen to all of us fortunate enough to live a long life. Read more