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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88

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Easy A not only makes the grade, but it comes in close to 100%.
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85

Movieline

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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80

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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80

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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75

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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75

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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75

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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67

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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63

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...

Easy A

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

Five Word Review

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

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...

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....

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
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 14 & under Teen Scarlet Letter update is smart but risque.
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