10 Things I Hate About You Synopsis
A student can't date till her older sister (Julia Stiles) does.
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Film Threat

By Ron Wells
Of all the teen films released this year, this one is, by far, the best.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The film's crank-case snappishness doesn't break any molds, but it certainly gives you a lift.
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Chicago Tribune

A mostly charming comedy that could probably win over even the crustiest English literature professor. [31 Mar 1999]
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By James Berardinelli
What sets this apart from its many competitors for teen dollars is that not only does the movie feature a surprisingly edgy and intelligent...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
And yet ... gee, the movie is charming, despite its exhausted wheeze of an ancient recycled plot idea.
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
With her high forehead, pale eyebrows and solemn face, Stiles could have understudied Cate Blanchett as Elizabeth -- another dignified...
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San Francisco Examiner

By Wesley Morris
The movie's afraid of [Stiles], turning Kat from riot grrrrl to Solid Gold dancer in the time it takes to drop one Notorious B.I.G. song at...
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Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Junger spins hilariously written scenes with split-second timing, although the story sags during its long middle portion.
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USA Today

By Susan Wloszczyna
While the attractive cast is willing, the translation into '90s teen culture is weak -- like a clueless adult's notion of cool.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It wimped out by blanding down the story and the characters to the point where she isn't really a shrew and he isn't really a maniac.
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By KDBolejack
The movie was so cute and funny!...

Still one of my favorite movies.

By missmonika
Even if this is a teen movie, I still loved it. What can I say, this is my generation after all. The nice thing about this movie is that it's hilarious but not overly corny at the same time as some...

HAHA best movie!

By LadyFugal
this is one of the best movies ever! it makes you laugh non stop!...

Great Movie.

By sublimetime
This is a great comedy, kind of true to real TEENAGE life, I guess. But if your into comedies, then GO!...

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The best Teen love story

By MongrolMan
This is the only teen love story movie that I can actually stand to watch. Maybe it's because it's from Shakespeare......?...

so cute!!

By meb159
It had all the elements for a great 90's movie and it was just one of those sweet, classic love story's that we all love!! Or at least I loved it:D...

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Rated PG-13
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Common Sense Media says Engaging but edgy update of Taming of the Shrew.
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