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  • The New Guy doesn't have a new idea in its head, but it trods over the old ground with such wit and heart that its lack of originality can be overlooked, if not entirely forgiven.

  • If physical appearance creates its own class system (in high school and beyond), then Qualls is perfect for this proselytizing role. He has that rarest of movie-star faces -- one that over comes the tyranny of beauty. show more

  • Reaches breathtaking lows of incoherence, sexism, racial stereotyping, and -- did I say incoherence? show more

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