Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Mindless glitz-o-ramas don't get any snazzier.
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Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
The action is as perky as the main characters.
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Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
A comic-book rock band starring in a film that actually makes a point? Now that's something worth singing about.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The movie's got bounce. Spanked along by a soundtrack that has a surprising punky bite for something aimed at 13-year-olds.
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Mr. Showbiz

By Kevin Maynard
Dippy, funny, and fast-paced enough to be a guilty pleasure.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Follows its heroines' rise and wising-up with a giddy, "Hard Day's Night" enthusiasm.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Harmless girlie trifle. Or at least it means to be.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Wesley Morris
What should have been 90 zippy minutes of jingling, giggling, winking fakery adds up to only about 20 minutes of fun.
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
One long camp joke, with vamped scenes strung together.
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USA Today

By Susan Wloszczyna
The concept is so hypocritical, it's like Britney Spears calling Christina Aguilera underdressed and overexposed.
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47 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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