• Easy A (2010)

Easy A

Release Date: September 17th, 2010

DVD Release Date: December 21st, 2010

PG-13 |1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary

Prompted by her popular best friend to spill details of her boring weekend, Olive (Emma Stone), a clean-cut teen, decides to spice things up by telling a little lie about losing her virginity. When the high-school busybody (Amanda Bynes) overhears the conversation and spreads it all over campus, Olive is suddenly notorious but for the wrong reasons.

Cast: Emma Stone, Penn Badgley, Amanda Bynes, Dan Byrd, Thomas Haden Church, Patricia Clarkson, Cam Gigandet, Lisa Kudrow

Director: Will Gluck

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Olive Bridge Entertainment

Distributors: Sony Pictures

Keywords: Relationships, Rivalry, Best friend, Engaging, Hilarious, Transformation, Fall, 2010s, Deception, Rise

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Gluck is not a visual storyteller. He depends entirely on his performers and their snappy dialogue. show more

  • 90
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Why, then, am I so pleased with Easy A? Because the movie, despite a few flaws, seems to have been made by higher intelligence, and because it catapults Emma Stone into a higher place reserved for American actors who can handle elevated language with casually dazzling aplomb. show more

  • 80
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    A high school romp that turns a stale genre upside down with sly wit and sharp satire. show more

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Awards

Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy