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Can't Hardly Wait Reviews

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Mark Caro
Chicago Tribune
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Kaplan and Elfont provide a real public service by showing how underage binge drinking can boost bookish students' social lives.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 2/4

March 19, 2014
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
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Fortunately, some of the appealing young performers -- who include Ethan Embry, Charlie Korsmo, Lauren Ambrose and, especially, Seth Green -- manage to emerge from the film's generic suburban-teen backdrop.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 19, 2014
Dave Kehr
New York Daily News
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There are signs that Can't Hardly Wait once had more serious aspirations... But in the final edit, at least, it's the dumb, broad slapstick that prevails, short-circuiting identification with the characters before it can begin.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 2/4

March 19, 2014
Melanie McFarland
Seattle Times
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The majority of the film is mired in magazine cliches and tired gags. Oh, look, the foreign exchange student only knows how to say he's a sex machine, haw! And the nerd's getting drunk! Hoo!

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 1/4

March 19, 2014
M. K. Terrell
Christian Science Monitor

This formula teen flick has engaging performances and a few laughs.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor

March 19, 2014
Leah Rozen
People Magazine

What's best about Wait are the bright turns by its young cast.

Full Review Source: People Magazine

March 19, 2014
Stephen Thompson
AV Club
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The film deserves credit, both for its breezy pacing and its uncommon tendency to make its characters smarter and geekier than they might have been.

Full Review Source: AV Club

March 19, 2014
Alan Jones
Radio Times

Flat characters are stuck in underdeveloped situations in this attempt by first-time directors Deborah Kaplan and Harry Elfont to recapture the mood of a John Hughes 1980s teen comedy.

Full Review Source: Radio Times | Original Score: 1/5

March 19, 2014

Film4

This charmless and predictable teen comedy is packed with tired, second-hand ideas that render it wholly uninspiring.

Full Review Source: Film4

March 19, 2014
Enrique Fernandez
South Florida Sun-Sentinel

It's mostly broad comedy. Not that there's anything wrong with that, just that it's all been done before.

Full Review Source: South Florida Sun-Sentinel

March 19, 2014
Ann Hornaday
Baltimore Sun

Youth may be wasted on the young, but it's a drop in the bucket compared to the time wasted pandering to them.

Full Review Source: Baltimore Sun | Original Score: 1.5/4

March 19, 2014
Jon Popick
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Can't Hardly Wait offers nothing that its predecessors hasn't, but has possibly broken new ground in terms of underage drinking and teen sex.

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January 7, 2009
Maitland McDonagh
TV Guide's Movie Guide

It's all cutely derivative, occasionally charming and very occasionally clever.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3/4

August 6, 2007
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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A high-spirited, synthetically raucous house-party comedy.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B-

August 6, 2007
Lisa Alspector
Chicago Reader
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It's not supposed to be a revelation--just a pleasant rendition of a teen-comedy trope.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

August 6, 2007
Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post
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John Hughes must be spinning in his grave.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

August 6, 2007
David Noh
Film Journal International

A decidedly healthy antidote to the hate-driven, ghoulishly cynical bloodlettings of Scream, I Know What You Did Last Summer and the rest of that sick ilk.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

January 5, 2007
Emanuel Levy
Variety
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A failed attempt to recapture the exuberant magic of such highschool movie classics as American Graffiti, this is a loud and boisterous comedy, in which the entire action is set during an interminably long graduation night.

Full Review Source: Variety | Original Score: C

May 30, 2006
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews

There just isn't any sparkle in any of the lead perfs.

Full Review Source: Reeling Reviews | Original Score: C

April 9, 2005
Dragan Antulov
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Less of a movie and more a collection of 1980s teen movie cliches.

Full Review | Original Score: 3/10

October 12, 2004
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