67

Entertainment Weekly

Splinterheads, which aims to be a quirkier "Adventureland," never rises above mildly amusing.
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60

The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
Splinterheads gains traction from an eclectic cast that knows how to work a line.
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50

Variety

Writer-director Brant Sersen's amiable indie comedy -- even less edgy than Greg Mottola's theme-park-set "Adventureland" -- attempts to compensate for its too-familiar romantic setup by defining its characters through idiosyncratic hobbies and traits.
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50

Village Voice

Touching in its dorkiness.
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40

Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
Amiable and proficient, this indie romantic comedy is never more or less than reliable.
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40

Time Out New York

Equal parts Hollywood meet-cute and quirky coming-of-age tale.
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25

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Splinterheads might suffice some late night on cable, but that's about it.
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16

Portland Oregonian

If you want genuine laughs and romance in a carnival setting, go rent "Adventureland."
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41 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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