But I'm a Cheerleader Reviews

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March 31, 2019
But I'm a Cheerleader is a smug little comedy that tries to mock other people's self-righteousness while ignoring its own.
March 31, 2019
I would have preferred to know more in documentary terms about the actual reality of these terrible camps, rather than sit through this heavy-handed and oddly lenient comedy.
March 31, 2019
But I'm a Cheerleader fizzles out of fresh ideas early on.
March 27, 2019
As it happens, I couldn't agree more with the point of view of But I'm a Cheerleader, but I couldn't like the movie less.
March 27, 2019
But I'm a Cheerleader, tries to be outrageous and inflammatory but falls pitifully flat.
March 27, 2019
Brian Wayne Peterson's script is watered-downed John Waters -- a grotesque burlesque of a gay chick-flick.
January 7, 2010
Very quickly grows repetitive and groan-inducing.
August 7, 2008
The result is the kind of sloppy junk that gives home movies a bad name.
August 11, 2007
The movie blows it by (A) trading in witless stereotypes and (B) not being remotely funny.
May 10, 2006
Broadly conceived and schematically directed, But I'm a Cheerleader is a shallow, only mildly entertaining satire about a rehabilitation camp for gays and lesbians.
December 6, 2005
Hiss. Boo. Bah.
July 21, 2005
But I'm a Cheerleader has lots of jokes and gets some amused smiles, but there's no true bite.
August 8, 2004
Even the film's mild, candy-coated satire is eventually jettisoned in favor of an earnest plea for tolerance and letting people be who they are.
December 15, 2003
A gallery of stereotypes insults those Ms Babbit seeks to champion or assail. Dire stuff.
July 16, 2003
Some films have all the ingredients for a cult hit and are sadly just let down by a poor script or bad directing.
May 14, 2003
This cleverly-themed indie has enjoyed runaway hit status on the fest circuit, but its one-note-joke wears extremely thin over the course of 90 minutes.
October 30, 2002
It's true that But I'm A Cheerleader is something of a one-joke movie, and is also perhaps a little over-reliant on its collection of stereotypes. However, it makes up for this with its superbly game cast.
September 19, 2002
Will put girls off the proffession forever. An utter mess of a movie.
August 15, 2002
But I'm a Cheerleader is the result of the kind of good intentions with which the road to hell is paved.
June 18, 2002
The audience who might benefit most from watching it either won't see the film or won't see the point.
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