Easy A Synopsis
The escape of a little white lie teaches a clean-cut teen to use the rumor mill for personal gain.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Why, then, am I so pleased with Easy A? Because the movie, despite a few flaws, seems to have been made by higher intelligence, and because...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Easy A not only makes the grade, but it comes in close to 100%.
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Judged on a curve, set by the testosterone-fueled raunch-a-thons that have dominated teen comedies from "American Pie" to "Superbad" and...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
A high school romp that turns a stale genre upside down with sly wit and sharp satire.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
You'd be hard-pressed to find a misfit loner as confident as Olive, who bears her considerable tortures with remarkable grace. But Stone is...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Amy Biancolli
Gluck also directed "Fired Up!," another teen charade with lots of quick-witted verbal raunch. Easy A does a few things better.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Until it spins manically out of control in the last act, Easy A is a charmer: a high school satire with a lethally sharp script and a big,...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Gluck is not a visual storyteller. He depends entirely on his performers and their snappy dialogue.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Easy A has some agreeable fast banter, but it's so self-consciously stylized that it wears you out.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
The jokes are hit-and-miss. But Stone is one sassy babe and a breakout star who nails every zinger and brings genuine warmth to her scenes...
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not so great

By diet pepsi
i realy wanted to enjoy this movie and i tried to put all the dirty content behind me and let it slide but there was just so mutch wrong with this movie that i could not do that it was just filthy...

Emma Stone is the best....

By lovestalentmoviefan
...part of what,to me,is a pretty lukewarm movie. She made the movie worth watching and I do not regret spending the time or money. BUT...otherwise,just not as funny as I thought it would be. There...

Five Word Review

By QBert2
ratpack wannabe she's not Demi...

Easy A

By ashleycarrion
Definitely a laugh out loud movie. Even great for a date :)...

A great comedy for anyone who went to high school

By whatdowedo
I enjoyed this movie so much I saw it twice. It has an awesome dialogue, witty and smart. The cast was excellent: Emma Stone could not have been more perfect for the part with great performances from...

Easy A

By velasquez05
Very funny movie with a educational storyline (how teen peers are). I took my daughters to see it (15 and 13 years old). They really enjoyed it, as did I....

stupid movie

By bumbullbee
This movie was just stupid...too much language, nothing heartwarming about it. Wish I had just stayed home....

Easy A easily gets a B

By swtcheri78
This movie had more than a few moments of utter hilarity. The movie seemed to pretty accurately depict how rumors spread & get twisted far far away from where they started. Olive's parents are the...

John Hughes - The Next Generation

By RandytheMovieFan
Fans of 1980s John Hughes movies like Sixteen Candles should be happy with Easy A if they can overlook its unevenness. Fresh characters engage in witty conversations in some scenes, while in others...

easy a

By acire28
pulls in elements of mean girls, saved and other teen-girl rom-coms with a bite. emma stone is fantastic, and so are stanley tucci and patricia clarkson as her parents....

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Rated PG-13 | For Mature thematic elements involving teen sexuality, language and some drug material
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