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Based on 26 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 60
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Toothless satire relatively inoffensive and relentlessly mediocre. show more

  • 50
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Some so-so movies are just easy to be around, and this is one of them. show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    The movie's screenplay is contrived and not blindingly original, but Barrymore illuminates it with sunniness, and creates a lovable character show more

  • 75
    Wesley Morris San Francisco Examiner

    Where Never Been Kissed succeeds is in its unabashed refusal to stoop to choosing sides in the high-school hipness war. show more

  • 63
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    The best things about Never Been Kissed are its colorful camera work and funny dialogue. show more

  • 50
    Mark Caro Chicago Tribune

    Never Been Kissed features a fierce tug of war between the charm of Drew Barrymore and the stupidity of the script. show more

  • 50
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    Saying bad things about Never Been Kissed, an unapologetic crowd-pleaser, makes me feel like the Grinch stealing Christmas, but there are some things that can't be ignored. show more

  • 60
    Ron Wells Film Threat

    Unfortunately, the script is a light romantic comedy and unwilling to go the extra distance to really make it stick. show more

  • 40
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    Not even Drew Barrymore's million-dollar smile can save this humiliating comedy. show more

  • 50
    Marc Savlov Austin Chronicle

    Manages to get by on wry smarts, barbed asides, and plenty of Barrymore's comic grace. show more

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