17 Girls Synopsis
Seventeen teenage schoolmates become pregnant at the same time.
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The New York Times

By Stephen Holden
Wavering between light comedy and drama with wonderfully natural performances, 17 Girls doesn't judge anyone's behavior.
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75

NPR

By Ella Taylor
17 Girls has a powerful and loving sense of place.
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60

Time Out New York

By David Fear
Underwater shots of spherical midsections floating past the camera prove that they understand the beauty of bodies in motion, even if their...
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60

Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
17 Girls doesn't try to explain its many mysteries. That would have made for a better film, but this one does a nice job showing its...
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60

Variety

Impressively, the rookie scribe-helmers' sense of equilibrium is unerring and also surprisingly subtle.
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58

The Playlist

By Gabe Toro
17 Girls is mostly fueled by grrl-power, from it's nineties-era femme-centric alt-rock, to it's marginalization of boys as sperm-deposit...
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50

Slant Magazine

At which point does a superficially "nonjudgmental" approach simply seem coy rather than sincerely evenhanded?
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50

Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
17 Girls is allegedly inspired by true events, but this diffident, dreamy film is so insubstantial it's hard to believe there's a speck of...
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50

Village Voice

So what does 17 Girls, the debut feature film from sisters Delphine and Muriel Coulin, add to the "pregnancy pact" canon? A lot of style,...
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25

New York Post

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The setting for "17 Girls" is a French seaside town with a gorgeous beach. Aside from that, what you have here are the ingredi-ents for a...
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Rated NR