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Based on 33 Critics
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  • The screenplay by Payne and Jim Taylor, based on the novel by Tom Perrotta, sees the lives of these suburban students and teachers through a prism of absurdity that refracts more truth than any straightforward telling. show more

  • When it comes to eloquently telling it like it is, Election puts the nation's political pundits to shame. show more

  • The actors are solid at every position, but Broderick, who seems to get better with each performance, is especially good at playing the impulsively self-destructive yet sympathetic loser. show more

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