Homeless New York City newsboy Jack 'Cowboy' Kelly befriends two newcomers to his trade, brothers David and Les Jacobs. When they are exploited beyond reason by their bosses, they set out to enact change and are met by the ruthlessness of big business.
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Critics Of "Newsies"
May 20, 2013 Newsies is a live-action musical, but it's only barely alive. Call it Snoozies.Read in Source
May 20, 2013 A Disney musical with an undistinguished score, fair to middling choreography, and clunky direction that still manages to be entertaining in spots because of its story.Read in Source
May 20, 2013 An old-fashioned musical that is better when its characters sing and dance than when they talk.Read in Source
May 20, 2013 Stop the presses! Newsies is the best live-action movie musical since Little Shop of Horrors.Read in Source
June 24, 2012 Bale and the cast are energetic and fun to watch, and the story itself is fascinating history. But the songs and choreography are a disappointment.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
May 20, 2013 Certain movies engage your affections so strongly that, even if they start to fall apart, you tend to keep rooting for them. That's pretty much the case with Newsies.Read in Source
May 20, 2013 Despite Newsies' many flaws, it's bracing to see Disney attempt a PG movie about something as meaty as labor relations. Would that every strike be resolved with so little bloodshed and so many songs.Read in Source
Common Sense Media
December 15, 2010 Kids go on strike in gritty, historical musical.
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Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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