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Based on 32 Reviews
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  • 25
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Williamson's script, which he also directed, is spiteful and shallow. show more

  • 50
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    Mirren is about the only reason this slow-moving revenge tale tingles at all. show more

  • 63
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Williamson's screenplay doesn't match the cleverness of his conceit; it lacks the requisite archness and wit. show more

  • 50
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Very much a freshman effort, lacking focus, edge. show more

  • 50
    Kevin Maynard Mr. Showbiz

    Wholly predictable and implausible plotting, thin characterizations, and stilted dialogue. show more

  • 50
    Mark Caro Chicago Tribune

    The same bland vision of teendom that's become inescapable on the small and big screens. show more

  • 38
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    There is nothing funny about the situation in Teaching Mrs. Tingle. show more

  • 38
    Jonathan Foreman New York Post

    An ugly, failed attempt to pull off a "Heathers"-style, teen-oriented black comedy. show more

  • 38
    Jay Carr Boston Globe

    Mostly a screenful of nothingness. show more

  • 38
    Lawrence Toppman Charlotte Observer

    Williamson deals mostly in cliches, as if high schoolers weren't smart enough to appreciate anything subtler. show more

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