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Crossroads (2002)



Critic Consensus: A cliched and silly pop star vanity project, Crossroads is strictly for Britney fans only.

Movie Info

The story of three childhood friends, Lucy, Kit and Mimi, who, after eight years apart, rediscover their friendship on a cross-country trip. With barely a plan, practically no money, but plenty of dreams, the girls catch a lift with Mimi's handsome, mysterious friend Ben in his '73 Buick convertible. Along the way they not only gather experiences that will change their lives forever, but they also discover how important it is to hold onto their hearts' desires. girls embark on an adventure that will teach them just how important it is to hold on to one's desires.more
Rating: PG-13 (for sexual content and brief teen drinking)
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Shonda Rhimes
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jul 23, 2002
Box Office: $37.1M
Paramount Pictures - Official Site


Kim Cattrall
as Caroline
Beverly Johnson
as Kit's Mom
Bahni Turpin
as Ms. Jenson
Kool Moe Dee
as Bar Owner
Katherine Boecher
as Dylan's Other Woman
Dave Allen
as Bar Patron
Kyle Davis
as Hip-Hop Kid
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Critic Reviews for Crossroads

All Critics (115) | Top Critics (31)

Dull, a road-trip movie that's surprisingly short of both adventure and song.

Full Review… | January 20, 2003
L.A. Weekly
Top Critic

Davis directs the low-budget production with economy and a lack of surface flashiness that is pleasingly unpretentious.

February 20, 2002
Hollywood Reporter
Top Critic

Crossroads adopts such a self-important tone that it's embarrassing.

Full Review… | February 20, 2002
Top Critic

A stinker from top to bottom...

Full Review… | June 8, 2013
Cinema Crazed

Britney bomb isn't appropriate for her young fans.

Full Review… | December 22, 2010
Common Sense Media

Naive and amateurish in both the negative and positive sense of these terms, Crossroads provides a disappointing showcase for pop icon and youth symbol Britney Spears, who pretends to be the new-retro Sandra Dee.

Full Review… | June 4, 2006

Audience Reviews for Crossroads

I really loved this film! One of my all time favourite films. A must see!

Bethany Murphy

Super Reviewer

Very surprisingly I quite enjoyed this?! Yes it's very cheesey, what did you expect? I'm sure most people have panned this just because Britney is in it? It has a TV film feel to it but it's actually a pretty decent road trip film as a group of once close young friends head to L.A. together for different reasons. I thought Britney acted a lot better than I expected and it isn't overloaded with her songs for those who aren't fans of hers. It will probably be better known for Britney dancing around in her underwear, but it's not a bad film by any means.

Dean King

Super Reviewer


Very unoriginal! Completely ridiculous!

KJ Proulx
KJ Proulx

Super Reviewer

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