Youth in Revolt Synopsis
A teen (Michael Cera) goes on a carnal quest to lose his virginity.
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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Calvin Wilson
Bursting with smart dialogue, surprising situations and humor that springs from richly imagined characters.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

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A clever and often riotous burst of cynicism that pushes some pretty questionable ideas.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Some tacky animated sequences notwithstanding, Youth in Revolt is smart, cool and frequently hysterical.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
The collision of adolescent hormones and parental folly, hardly new cinematic territory, gets a bracing absurdist slant in Youth in Revolt.
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70

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Youth in Revolt is basically an absurdist ramble, but a terrifically likable ramble.
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63

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
It's a bitch telling a coming-of-age story minus clichés and sappiness. So Youth in Revolt, with Michael Cera in his best performance yet,...
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63

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
There are some good, sharp, surprising laughs in Youth in Revolt. So why does it feel so dreadfully familiar?
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63

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Youth's screenplay, by Gustin Nash, is generally witty.
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Timing is everything. And Youth in Revolt is late -- arriving not just at the tail end of the star's sell-by date for this particular kind...
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
While Cera is charming enough to keep us watching, he's never allowed to cut loose -- even though that's supposed to be the whole point of...
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Five Word Review

By landbyrd1
DONT VOTE IF HAVENT SEEN!!!!!...

It was an ok movie

By jnewtonengineer
Well overall it had a great appeal to it. Adults and Older Teens would enjoy this movie, but I definitely say keep your kids away. There is alot of sexual humor and visuals. Hope this helps you...

Youth in Revolt

By Slytheniceguy3
Although "Youth in Revolt" was funny, it was nowhere near the quality of such other comedy classics like "Superbad" and "Knocked-Up." I thought the film had under-used its abundant supply of famous...

My favorite book ever!

By ashleytownsley
i am stoked for this movie!!!!...

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Five Word Review

By mortisia
perfect wonderful funny hilarious good...

Youth in Revolt

By greenwnv
All I can say for this one is you know what you're getting into up front. This film is what is fast becoming its own genre today--a Michael Cera film. It's a little slower paced than the previews...

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By billyblaste
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Decent rental

By RandytheMovieFan
Saw a free sneak preview so the price was right. Plenty of laughs throughout the movie, just nothing special. The writing was inventive and interesting at times. Michael Cera carries the movie...

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Rated R | For sexual content, language and drug use
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 17 & under Story of "bad-boy" teen is funny, but also rough and raw.
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