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"Having toiled in the industry, Jake Kasdan knows what he's talking about, and the accuracy of his shrewd parody concerning the fate of a sitcom during pilot season is a major strength."Box Office "[I]t might have worked as a pilot in its own right. The humor is threaded almost invisibly beneath the surface."New York Times "[T]his very smart, very funny movie about the making of a network sitcom is a cut-glass gem of a showbiz conceit." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "[I]t's full of sly insider jabs at the inanity of the process, and the performances are spot-on."Sight and Sound61.24946

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"...Hanks is an agreeably appealing leading man....Catherine O'Hara is in terrific comic form..."Variety "...Hanks and Fisk are charming....[The cast] keeps the fun at full tilt. It's the new year's first happy surprise..."Rolling Stone "...Offbeat....ORANGE COUNTY is peachy..."Entertainment Weekly "...Hanks is an amiable hero....Hanks carries his lead role with confident ease....Fisk is appealing..."Box Office "...[The film has] plenty of laughs....[It's] tailor-made for Black..."Sight and Sound "...Kasdan clearly has a deep and highly contagious affection for his characters..."Total Film "...O'Hara and Black could give courses on comic expressiveness and timing..."Los Angeles Times60.77923

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"...The film's resolutely linear plot unfurls with crisp economy -- neatly propelled by the Greyboy Allstars' funk soundtrack and enlivened by some smart dialogue..."Sight and Sound "...[Kasdan] is clever and sly....[Pullman] makes an entrancing freakazoid..."Entertainment Weekly "...[A] sharp, original, unflaggingly hilarious debut....The wryly intelligent, creative script serves the story, the characters and the actors well, never disappointing in ingenuity or opportunities for uncanny comic timing..." -- 4 out of 5 starsBox Office "...Together, Kasdan and Pullman have created a singularly fascinating character....You're unlikely to find a more satisfying, if outr, offering..."Movieline's Hollywood Life "...Both Mr. Pullman and the slyly restrained Mr. Stiller keep their characters entertaining..."New York Times "...ZERO EFFECT is a confident first film and one of the freshest detective yarns to come along in a while..."Los Angeles Times60.5078

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"FREAKS got the big picture and the details spot-on..." Rolling Stone "[T]he most honest portrayal of student angst and awkwardness you're likely to find." Entertainment Weekly "[T]he series is sensitive to universal adolescent issues....It's also very funny..."Sight and Sound34.57589

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"FREAKS got the big picture and the details spot-on..." Rolling Stone "[T]he most honest portrayal of student angst and awkwardness you're likely to find." Entertainment Weekly "[T]he series is sensitive to universal adolescent issues....It's also very funny..."Sight and Sound34.57589

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Filthy and unredeeming in all of the right ways, BAD TEACHER is a worthy successor to the benchmark black comedy BAD SANTA....Cameron Diaz reclaims her star-wattage as the sassy, scheming title character..."Box Office "Justin Timberlake is amusingly ingenuous....The picture's most entertainingly unhinged element, though, is Lucy Punch..."Hollywood Reporter "Cameron Diaz taps into her inner thug. It's a beautiful thing."New York Times "Kasdan is extremely clear about the movie's satirical stripes, and he and Diaz are completely in tune....Diaz's great gift is that she's up for anything..."Movieline "[Diaz's] performance is pleasingly scathing....BAD TEACHER, like its subject, doesn't try too hard and, in the end, is more likeable for it."Sight and Sound0.2261948

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Filthy and unredeeming in all of the right ways, BAD TEACHER is a worthy successor to the benchmark black comedy BAD SANTA....Cameron Diaz reclaims her star-wattage as the sassy, scheming title character..."Box Office "Justin Timberlake is amusingly ingenuous....The picture's most entertainingly unhinged element, though, is Lucy Punch..."Hollywood Reporter "Cameron Diaz taps into her inner thug. It's a beautiful thing."New York Times "Kasdan is extremely clear about the movie's satirical stripes, and he and Diaz are completely in tune....Diaz's great gift is that she's up for anything..."Movieline "[Diaz's] performance is pleasingly scathing....BAD TEACHER, like its subject, doesn't try too hard and, in the end, is more likeable for it."Sight and Sound0.2261948

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Filthy and unredeeming in all of the right ways, BAD TEACHER is a worthy successor to the benchmark black comedy BAD SANTA....Cameron Diaz reclaims her star-wattage as the sassy, scheming title character..."Box Office "Cameron Diaz taps into her inner thug. It's a beautiful thing."New York Times "Kasdan is extremely clear about the movie's satirical stripes, and he and Diaz are completely in tune....Diaz's great gift is that she's up for anything..."Movieline "Justin Timberlake is amusingly ingenuous....The picture's most entertainingly unhinged element, though, is Lucy Punch..."Hollywood Reporter "[Diaz's] performance is pleasingly scathing....BAD TEACHER, like its subject, doesn't try too hard and, in the end, is more likeable for it."Sight and Sound0.2261948

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Filthy and unredeeming in all of the right ways, BAD TEACHER is a worthy successor to the benchmark black comedy BAD SANTA....Cameron Diaz reclaims her star-wattage as the sassy, scheming title character..."Box Office "Cameron Diaz taps into her inner thug. It's a beautiful thing."New York Times "Kasdan is extremely clear about the movie's satirical stripes, and he and Diaz are completely in tune....Diaz's great gift is that she's up for anything..."Movieline "Justin Timberlake is amusingly ingenuous....The picture's most entertainingly unhinged element, though, is Lucy Punch..."Hollywood Reporter "[Diaz's] performance is pleasingly scathing....BAD TEACHER, like its subject, doesn't try too hard and, in the end, is more likeable for it."Sight and Sound0.2261948

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