75

TV Guide

I like Amanda Bynes movies…and I’m a dork!
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
"Revenge of the Nerds" is way cooler in its proud defense of geekosity, no question. But anti-ditz role model Amanda Bynes just happens to be cute.
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63

New York Post

By Kyle Smith
Destined to enchant the slumber parties.
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63

Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Its silly Snow White allusions aside, Sydney White is a simple but amiable modern fairy tale.
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50

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Unfortunately, though, Bynes' persistent mugging only emphasizes Nussbaum's relentlessly cartoonish direction.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
Cute and cartoonish rule the day, and teens and tweens will be the film's chief audience.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Walter Addiego
A mediocre college comedy that blends bits of "Revenge of the Nerds," "Mean Girls" and "Legally Blonde" and doesn't have much to show for it.
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Each twist and turn is so telegraphed and expected that the story feels wan and the comedy feeble.
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50

Chicago Tribune

Director Joe Nussbaum (“Sleepover”) doesn’t do much with his cast; there’s a lot of standing around as he indulges Bynes’ tendency to mug.
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38

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Sydney White makes "Mean Girls" look like Shakespeare.
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45 out of 100
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