54 Synopsis
A blue-collar youth (Ryan Phillippe) seeks fame at Studio 54.
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Washington Post

By Michael O'Sullivan
An entertaining and surprisingly serious look at the infamous New York discotheque, with a genuine nostalgia for the late '70s and early...
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63

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Too often, the film is more like a soundtrack with visuals than a well constructed, fully developed motion picture.
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50

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
It's a noble effort, but aficionados and the mildly interested are recommended to seek out VH-1's excellent Studio 54 documentary in lieu...
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50

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
"Saturday Night Fever" with designer drugs and duds.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Amusing and holds interest largely thanks to its re-creation of a glitzy, flamboyant era, not to mention its soundtrack of disco songs that...
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42

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
There's a glimmer of what the film might have been, though, in the performance of Mike Myers, who plays Studio co-owner Steve Rubell, with...
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40

Empire

It looks attractive, and is enlivened somewhat by the soundtrack's obligatory disco dinosaurs, but those expecting any real insight into...
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30

Film Threat

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The movie does a great job of capturing the excessive behavior and the fun that was had but it falls short in delivering a realistic...
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25

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
There are easily 54 reasons to dis 54, but let's start and finish with the obvious: The script plays like a proud offering from the lead...
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25

San Francisco Examiner

By
Offers nothing new, and a lot less. It's a hollow shell of a film, rife with plot twists that go nowhere.
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Rated R