• Released
  • May 30, 2008
  • R , 2 hr 15 min
  • Comedy
    Drama
  • 29,953 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: The popular HBO show makes its move onto the big screen.

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100

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The best American movie about women so far this year, and probably the best that will be made this year.
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83

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
A movie that taps directly back into the show's primal appeal, which is the sweet, sad, saucy delight of sharing these women's company.
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80

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The movie's beating heart is the friendship between the women, who had found some sort of happiness by the show's 2004 finale. Now they're...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
The four women couldn't be better - or better matched. As always, Parker is the standout, cracking your heart and cracking you up with...
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Amid the style, sass and sexiness is plenty of sentimentality, especially at the satisfying conclusion.
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63

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
For the moment, King has restored women to their rightful place in a genre that is nothing without them. But, sadly, that genre isn't...
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63

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Writer-director Michael Patrick King, the creative force behind the show's later seasons, can't disguise the fact that the movie is...
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60

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
Unfortunately, where episodes of the series used to take their cue from a question posed by one of Carrie's columns, writer-director...
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55

NPR

By Bob Mondello
If this fabulously decked-out foursome is self-absorbed enough to be inadvertently cruel on occasion, they also suffer lots of guilt --...
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40

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
In contrast to the series, which was quick-witted, fast-paced and self-ironic -- oh, and sexy -- the movie is earnest, often aimless...
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Rated R | For strong sexual content, graphic nudity and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 16+ Just as fun, sexy, and label heavy as the series.
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