Booksmart

Booksmart

Blu-ray Disc - 2019
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Told from a wildly original, fresh and modern perspective, this is an unfiltered comedy about high school best friends and the bonds they create that last a lifetime. Capturing the spirit of the times, it is a coming of age story for a new generation.

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JCLHeatherC Sep 09, 2020

Smart and quite funny.

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misatim
Sep 07, 2020

fun teenage story

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movies02
Aug 21, 2020

This film is SO great! Love opening scene of two friends greeting each other by dancing, more specifically BreakDancing. Based on that alone I decided to start a trend of greeting whomever I like with dancing, they usually reciprocate. Interesting directed by actress Olivia Wilde from “Drinking Buddies” Film. She did a good job. Highly reccomended it. I also loved how involved the parents are in their kids life, cool. JF

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vicp99
Aug 17, 2020

Thought it would be funnier. It's no Superbad, but a few laughs.

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reginator_22
Jun 22, 2020

Really awesome coming of age teen movie! It has Superbad DNA which I really like. Beanie Feldstein and Kaitlyn Dever are really amazing together, their chemistry pops!

VaughanPLDonnalee Apr 12, 2020

I wanted to like this, I really did. A smart, female-centric comedy? I love those! One of the main problems was that one of the two protagonists, Molly, was so unlikeable for most of the film. Bossy, controlling, snobbish, egotistical. Ugh. It made it very difficult to root for her. Amy was much more likeable, but why, just when things were working out for her, did the writers ruin everything by writing in the awful vomiting scene? It felt contrived and unnecessary and just an excuse to humiliate the most likeable character in the movie. Ugh again. And why did two such allegedly smart girls keep behaving so idiotically? Ugh some more. Wanting to cram all that partying into one night was such an unworthy goal for two allegedly smart characters. It was frustrating, because this movie had so much potential, and has some good bits, but for me it never lived up to its promise.

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ThomasJWhiting
Mar 06, 2020

This 2019 film didn't work for me - far too ALT or whatever. This whack view of high school was too cartoonish - but didn't hit my funny bone.

MomoT Mar 03, 2020

Laugh out loud funny portayal of two teen friends on the cusp of adulthood. Like "Superbad" but with girls. Expect intense high school friendship, hijinks, fumbling romance, and lots of awkwardness.

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Les_J
Feb 27, 2020

lesbians, pornography,drugs, sex. Wasn't funny,

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Matmanrocks
Feb 22, 2020

Just finished the movie and I must say I thought it was awesome. Being a male it is difficult to understand the difficulties in being a young lesbian but I still loved the character. GIGI rocks in here brief but memorable scenes. Laughed almost all the way through, great dialogue and great characters pretty much all the way through. PS enjoyed watching lisa kudrow hugging and kissing the panda LING LIng.

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reginator_22
Jun 22, 2020

Molly: It's fun your mom thinks we're boning.

Amy: It isn't you who has to deal with their awkward looks when I say that I'm going to the library with you and I'm actually going to the library with you.

LoganLib_Ashlee Jan 09, 2020

“No, we just don’t only care about school.”

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jimg2000
Sep 22, 2019

Many quotes in IMDb already, thanks to the contributors. Most are too raunchy to post and a few are too subtle without the actions on screen like this one:

It isn't you who has to deal with their awkward looks when I say that I'm going to the library with you and I'm actually going to the library with you.

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MATTHEW S HAMMOND
Apr 23, 2020

MATTHEW S HAMMOND thinks this title is suitable for 16 years and over

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reginator_22
Jun 22, 2020

Other: Underage drinking and drug use

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