Mean Girls Synopsis
A teen (Lindsay Lohan) becomes friends with three cruel schoolmates.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
As in "The House of Yes'' and "Freaky Friday,'' Waters keeps it wild but real, and the result is not only a series of lively scenes but...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
The movie is always entertaining and frequently smart about the new ground one girl will break to humiliate another.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Likable Lohan doesn't exude the vulnerability that would give the movie true heart, and Fey, head writer for "Saturday Night Live," crafts...
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
The plot is flimsy, but director Mark Waters (Freaky Friday) trusts Fey's tart dialogue to carry the day. Wise man. Fey subverts formula to...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
A vinegary fable with a Splenda aftertaste -- is a harbinger of hope not only for future feminist comedies of any grit but also for...
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USA Today

By Mike Clark
Mean Girls has the same fancifully dead-on tone as the 1995 high-school comedy "Clueless" without the sweetness because, hey, these snits...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Mean Girls dissects high school society with a lot of observant detail, which seems surprisingly well-informed. The screenplay by "Saturday...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Results in an edgy comedy, where laughs stem at times from uncomfortable situations. In other words, Mean Girls lives up to its title.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

Alternately intriguing then not, and, like its subject, features a lot of lip gloss and girl-on-girl zingers. And like most contemporary...
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
A high school comedy that is sharply observed and often terrifically funny, yet oddly misconceived.
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so true

By xxryanxrossxx
This movie is pretty much like highschoool which is why i like it. and it is really funny. this is by far my favorite movie of all time!...

I love this movie!

By D_Archuleta_luver21
I thought this movie was really good and funny! It's perfect for teenage girls....

the best chick flick

By daboy7
this is an awsome chick flick. maybe the best ever idk all i know is that lindsey lohan did amazing in this movie. it completely matches her...

I love it!!!!

By audreyluvsu3
This movie is forusre in my top 10 of my all time favorite movies. This is a movie that EVERY teenager has to see, it is hystarical....


By soteyas
funny !! gay ! it was okay !...

This movie is a classic!!!!

By movie_freak714
Totally one of the best chic flicks ive ever seen, and i think is the best ill ever see....

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By cocomielus2000

I love this movie

By sweethoney08
this movie is so awesome. its a classic . girls can be so mean. high school was not the best time for me. ima by this movie on dvd. love it smoocthes...

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teenage drama and attidudes gone-awry...

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Rated PG-13 | For Sexual Content and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 14+ Mature but often-hilarious teen comedy.
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