Turn Me On, Dammit! Synopsis
A Norwegian teen's (Helene Bergsholm) exploration of her budding sexuality leads to trouble.
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Movieline

The way salty-sweet comedy Turn Me On, Dammit! treats the hormone-addled turmoil of its 15-year-old heroine Alma feels something close to...
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75

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
What's refreshing about the Danish movie is how direct the girls are.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Throughout, Bergsholm's poker-faced performance creates the effect that we are watching the misadventures of an actual teenager. It may be...
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75

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Calvin Wilson
Alma is at once a charmer and a contrarian, and Bergsholm achieves that balance with seeming effortlessness. At times, she's more than a...
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75

New York Post

So deftly does Turn Me On, Dammit! approximate the experience of small-town teenagerhood that occasionally its slowness can frustrate.
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75

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

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Turn Me On, Dammit! is that rare thing: an honest coming-of-age story from the female perspective.
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70

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Here's a debut feature from Norway, a coming of age comedy so fresh and droll that the actors seem not to have been directed at all, but...
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70

NPR

By Ian Buckwalter
There's an undeniable sweetness here, evident in the vulnerability that peeks through Alma's disaffected facade, and in the unconventional...
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63

Slant Magazine

By Andrew Schenker
Nothing here is wrong, but beyond pointing out that sexually charged teenage girls are likely to be misunderstood in an oppressive small...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Amy Biancolli
The film's editing and pacing are appealingly straightforward, not to say blunt, and the humor runs from dry to bone-dry to parched.
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TURN ME ON DAMN IT

By thedoctor777
This is a Norwegian, sub-titled film. I found it to be entertaining. The story is one of a 15 year old girl dealing with her sexual emotions. She dreams and fantasies about her encounters with an...

Girl Caught Between the Creator's Design and the Traditions of Men

By SpiritMatter
It was not the Creator but Adam and Eve who judged that their sexual anatomy and pleasure was shameful! Female beauty and talent designed by and on loan from the Creator. Meant to be seen, enjoyed...

cute

By godstevies
Cranky adolescent hormones! Innocently naughty....

By Leonardo Mangiolino
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