Not Another Teen Movie Synopsis
Shows no mercy as it skewers the conventions and clichés of the genre you hate to love.
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75

Boston Globe

A clever satire that's layered like a breakfast club sandwich with sly in-jokes, sight gags, gross-out scenes, and, of course, requisite...
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
A big, fat, juicy spitball lobbed, with mostly dead-on aim, at the teen-smarm clichés that have accumulated like so much earwax over...
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50

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Occasionally funny but ultimately desperate comedy.
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50

Chicago Tribune

By Robert K. Elder
It can't help but fall prey itself to a final deadly genre cliché: Its soundtrack outsparkles the movie.
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
To spend 82 minutes watching Not Another Teen Movie would be a reckless waste of your time, no matter how many decades you may have to burn.
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
A raunchy romp through the peeping-Tomism, potty humor, raging hormones and social humiliation that are standard issue in the Hollywood...
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38

Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
Formless, feckless, mindless, directionless and at times stunningly humorless.
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38

New York Post

By Jonathan Foreman
Toomuch of the humor in Not Another Teen Movie is either lame (the school in the movie is called "John Hughes High") or lamely disgusting.
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25

Miami Herald

By Charles Savage
The cleverness begins and ends at the basic fact that it is being done. Really, it would be much more fun just to rent one of the originals.
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0

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Proves that it's possible to make a movie so tasteless and so crude that audiences don't laugh. This is worthwhile information. It means...
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What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 16+ Teenage Wasteland -- strictly for older teens.
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