75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Buoyed by the appealing Hart and Grenier.
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75

San Francisco Examiner

By Wesley Morris
An impressively competent "how will male teen star get with female teen star at high school dance?" romance.
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65

Mr. Showbiz

By Kevin Maynard
The appealing cast makes the most of the derivative story.
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63

Chicago Tribune

By Mark Caro
An innocuous teen film.
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63

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Slight and sweet, not a great high school movie but kinda nice, with appealing performances by Hart and Grenier.
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Amusing in its very shallowness.
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50

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Gets by on the watchability of its young stars.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Succeeds in its modest way because its stars, Melissa Joan Hart and Adrian Grenier, are pleasant to be around.
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50

USA Today

By Mike Clark
A minimally tolerable excuse to splice one or two perfunctory scenes between song cues.
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25

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Isn't a movie as much as it is a feature-length screen test.
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42 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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