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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Kate Bosworth holds it all together with a sweetness that is beyond calculation.
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Unexpectedly charming. It's a classic date movie, but it also will appeal to pre-dating tweens and middle-aged romantics.
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70

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The great lesson of the film is that humor, honest feelings and genuine exuberance trump technique.
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63

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Starts out as fresh as your popcorn, but turns stale before you finish it.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Easy to like, and easy to forget.
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50

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
The actors, especially Grace, fight hard against a schizoid script (the kids are rubes one sec, hipsters the next) and cotton-candy...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Carla Meyer
[Duhmel] brings surprising nuance to an ostensibly shallow character, a guy who's not really bad, just caught up in his own celebrity.
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
May find an audience, but I found it to be a leftover John Hughes triangle.
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50

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
A pleasant puff-pastry throwback to Sandra Dee movies, ''Bye Bye Birdie,'' and other pre-Beatles effluvia.
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Ironically, what the comedy lacks is the sly imagination and satirical underpinnings of the best sex comedies from that (Doris Day) era....
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charming and enjoyable, but some of the deleted scenes should've made the cut

By moviegoer_rob
I found this movie engaging and appealing with clever dialogue, a comedy with a romantic triangle featuring a Hollywood-meets-small town USA twist. If you see WADWTH on DVD, check out the deleted...

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Rated PG-13 | For sexual content, some drug references and language