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Based on 18 Reviews
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  • 50
    Edward Guthmann San Francisco Chronicle

    Light and innocuous. show more

  • 63
    Staff [Not Credited] USA Today

    A further dose of "been there/done that." show more

  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Cannibalizes "Saturday Night Fever" for everything from structure to plot, but does it adorably. show more

  • 59
    Kevin Maynard Mr. Showbiz

    Affectionately skewers the age of polyester pants. show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    It's a funny homage, a nod to the way that some movies are universal in their appeal. show more

  • 75
    John Petrakis Chicago Tribune

    Spins a fairy tale web that is hard to escape. show more

  • 50
    Jonathan Foreman New York Post

    Amateurishly written and directed, and so predictable that it hurts. show more

  • 50
    Steve Simels TV Guide

    There's something inherently funny and surreal about Chinese kids speaking Singlish while trying to be goombahs from Brooklyn. show more

  • 40
    Marc Savlov Austin Chronicle

    A wistful, humorous, but ultimately fluffy look at those halcyon days, before punk, junk, and the onslaught of the Eighties. show more

  • 50
    Paula Nechak Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A low-maintenance crowd-pleaser, but we've seen the entire film, in thematic snippets, before. show more

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