Say Anything... Reviews

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Variety Staff
Variety
July 17, 2007
Cusack and Skye's relationship develops nicely and believably, but Crowe has not written an entirely convincing character for the latter to play.
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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
July 17, 2007
At last, a teenage love story with real characters instead of cliches, poses, and attitudes.
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Derek Adams
Time Out
February 9, 2006
he love story is as old-fashioned as the jokes are old hat, but Crowe's amusing script and unforced direction allow the actors to develop reasonably authentic characters from stereotypical roles.
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Caryn James
New York Times
May 20, 2003
The film is all charming performances and grace notes, but there are plenty of worse things to be.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Hal Hinson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
The cast is irresistibly charming, down to the bit parts by Lili Taylor and Amy Brooks as Lloyd's best friends.
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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Smart, well-developed characters, believable situations, and a solid emotional investment for us in the film's people and circumstances
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
A movie like this is possible because its maker believes in the young characters, and in doing the right thing, and in staying true to oneself.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4