Sydney White (2007)

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Critic Consensus: Amanda Bynes is charming, but Sydney White is a poorly adapted take on Snow White, relying on tired ethnic stereotypes laughs.

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Gorgeous freshman Sydney White has come to Southern Atlantic University to pledge her late mom's once-dignified sorority. But while surviving the pledging process wrought by evil campus witch Rachel, Syd finds out this version of sisterhood isn't remotely what it's cracked up to be. Banished to a condemned house on Greek Row, Syd finds her rightful place with a band of seven very socially challenged guys. With the help of one lovestruck frat boy named Tyler, she and the doofs campaign to take over student government. Fighting for the rights of misfits big and small, Syd organizes her gang to revolutionize the system, once and for all.
Rating:
PG-13 (for some language, sexual humor and partying)
Genre:
Comedy
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Cast

Amanda Bynes
as Sydney White
Sara Paxton
as Rachel Witchburn
Matt Long
as Tyler Prince
Jeremy Howard
as Terrence Lubinecki
Crystal Hunt
as Demetria Rosemead Hotchkiss
Danny Strong
as Gurkin
Samm Levine
as Spanky
Libby Mintz
as Christy
John Schneider
as Paul White
Dante Bonner
as Embele
Arnie Pantoja
as George
Donté Bonner
as Embele
Brian Patrick Clarke
as Prof. Carleton
Cree Ivey
as Young Sydney White
Ashley Drane
as Alicia
Kierstin Koppel
as Goth Girl
Jeff Chase
as Big Ron
Jo Beth Locklear
as Flirty Girl
Tait Moline
as Danny the Tranny
Adam Vernier
as Football Fan No. 1
Carlos Navarro
as Football Fan No. 2
Nadine Avola
as 'Pin Me' Sister
David Skyler
as Hacker
Arielle Grace
as Student Newscaster
Pixee Wales
as Old Woman
Susie Abromeit
as Cheerleader
Evan Todd
as Student
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Critic Reviews for Sydney White

All Critics (82) | Top Critics (26)

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Full Review… | November 17, 2011
Time Out
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Full Review… | November 16, 2011
Time Out
Top Critic

This surprisingly clever coed reworking of Snow White does for dorks what Revenge of the Nerds did for, well, you know.

Full Review… | February 21, 2008
I.E. Weekly
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Full Review… | October 5, 2007
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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A lot of the acting is in the broad Disney Channel style.

Full Review… | October 5, 2007
San Francisco Chronicle
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A perky and chaste Y.A. update on Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.

Full Review… | September 26, 2007
Entertainment Weekly
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Audience Reviews for Sydney White

½

Mashup of Snow White and Revenge of the Nerds is completely predictable but an enjoyable enough view if you don't expect anything but a formula film.

jay nixon
jay nixon

Super Reviewer

I loved this movie,and Amanda Bynes is such a great actress!!!!!!!!!!! The story itself is great & even my dad likes this movie lol :) :) :)

Cassie Hill
Cassie Hill

Super Reviewer

½

It was ok, but not Amanda Bynes at her best.

Bethany Murphy
Bethany Murphy

Super Reviewer

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