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Whatever It Takes Reviews

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January 1, 2011
This is simply an assembly of cinematic cliches.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
January 8, 2010
Please, oh please, make these teen-targeted romantic comedies go away.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
May 26, 2006
Whatever It Takes is one of the worst and most inept teen movies I've seen since last year's Jawbreaker.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
April 25, 2003
What you're actually hearing is the sound of a really old coot preaching a very practised sermon.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
February 24, 2003
Whatever It Takes is certainly nothing new or ground-breaking, but for what it is, it's entertaining and slightly above-average.
| Original Score: 2.5/4
December 8, 2002
This is about as lame as teen comedy/romance films come.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
June 5, 2002
It never has enough confidence to let itself go and shock or surprise the audience.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
January 1, 2000
The script's way of handling its romantic complications is unusually obtuse and insensitive.
Read More | Original Score: 0.5/5
January 1, 2000
Like some kind of perverse cinematic plague, the teen comedies keep coming, each looking like a more washed-out xerox of the last one.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
January 1, 2000
Still another movie arguing that the American teenager's IQ level hovers in the low 90s.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
January 1, 2000
The geeky sidekicks in Whatever It Takes are no better or worse than those in a dozen other teen movies of recent vintage, but they get the job done.
January 1, 2000
Teens have it hard enough ... without dopey movies making them look like morons.
January 1, 2000
The mixture of puerile double entendres, vomit humor, dumb-blonde and dumb-jock jokes, and smarmy last-minute sentiment on display here is pretty much beyond endurance.
Full Review | Original Score: F
January 1, 2000
The cliches annoy.
January 1, 2000
Made-for-TV blandness.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/10
January 1, 2000
This is the cinematic equivalent of those over-the-hill jocks who show up at their high school's game wearing a mothballed letter-jacket.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
January 1, 2000
With a running time of 92 minutes, Whatever It Takes is too long by an hour and a half.
Full Review | Original Score: 0/5
January 1, 2000
Lame corruption of the 'Cyrano' legend.
January 1, 2000
What was that movie that finds humor in someone barfing on someone else? Give me a minute, it's on the tip of my tongue! Whatever It Takes.
January 1, 2000
An assembly-line high-school comedy that flunks miserably in all three subjects.
Read More | Original Score: 1/4
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