Mallrats Synopsis
Dumped by girlfriends, two teens (Jeremy London, Jason Lee) hit the mall.
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Film Threat

By Michael Dequina
Sophomoric silliness.
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63

USA Today

By Staff [Not Credited]
The slapstick would put Curly and Moe to shame. The raunch is crude as often as it is clever.
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63

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
There are several painfully awkward "dead spots" in Mallrats where nothing works -- not the dialogue, the acting, or the direction.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Stack
Strains through buckets of verbiage and muddled plot to seize only a few dopey laughs.
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42

Entertainment Weekly

A hopelessly stupid movie that should appeal to baked couch potatoes everywhere.
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40

TV Guide

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Smith brazenly ignores plot conventions and concentrates on an apparently endless stream of crude and occasionally clever one-liners.
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38

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Talky, crude and sexist, Mallrats is significantly less funny, a flatulent sequel to the director's small start.
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38

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
"Clerks" spoke with the sure, clear voice of an original filmmaker. In Mallrats the voice is muffled, and we sense instead advice from the...
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25

San Francisco Examiner

By Walter Addiego
A complete misfire.
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25

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
Serves up horrendous lead acting, murky cinematography, bland atmosphere, unengaging romance, mug-crazy cameo performances,...
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******

By poopdawg99
a ****** wuldnt even like it...

Classic!

By jeff732
Kevin Smith's legendary movie! Filmed in what is Eden Prairie Mall in Minnesota. A true classic slacker film! A cult icon!...

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Rated R
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 16 & under Typical Kevin Smith fare; not suitable for kids.
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