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The Sure Thing Reviews

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December 13, 2014
A slightly amusing mainstream coming-of-age rom/com directed by Rob Reiner.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
January 5, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
August 22, 2003
| Original Score: 1/5
November 6, 2009
[A] hysterically oversold mix of comic cliches from the 30s and the 80s.
January 3, 2018
That's the problem with "The Sure Thing." All the good lines are given to Cusack -- he's always "on," narrating his own life in the revved-up spiel of a sports announcer.
May 30, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
October 23, 2004
Walter and Alison are closer to real teenagers, with real doubts and hesitations and uncertainties.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
June 9, 2009
This is a likeable film that follows all of the necessary steps to engage an audience. It may not be a sure thing, but it's at least a pretty good bet.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
July 25, 2002
| Original Score: 5/5
August 17, 2008
One of the great teen comedies of the 80s. One reason why Cusack became what he became
| Original Score: 3/5
December 30, 2002
Like The 40-Year-Old Virgin, its sex romp overtures hide a warm and sympathetic heart.
| Original Score: 3/5
May 26, 2006
Sweet and wonderful.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
February 24, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: B+
October 18, 2008
Realization may not be earth shattering, but in an era of fast food and faster sex, return to the traditional is downright refreshing.
February 17, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
October 9, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
November 26, 2003
| Original Score: 3/5
April 1, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
April 4, 2015
In a decade largely defined by raunchy teen sex comedies, here's a film that stood out from the pack thanks to its sweetness and sincerity.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
May 24, 2003
A sweet film with many laugh-out-loud moments, this is what teen comedies were like before apple pies entered the equation.
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