Mermaids Reviews

June 24, 2006
Self-conscious, eccentric...
June 17, 2005
July 30, 2002
A pleasant but dull coming of age story that doesn't quite swim.
January 1, 2000
When "Mermaids" is on the mark it's a riot - but often it bogs down with pointless set-pieces that seem to go nowhere and suffers from an ending that feels contrived and overly sentimental.
January 1, 2000
It's awash in mediocrity, waterlogged with innocuousness and redeemed only occasionally by sweet-faced Ryder.
December 14, 1990
There's something a little insulting about a contemporary movie that reduces women to either trashy bimbos or repressed virgins.