Boys and Girls
Boys and Girls (2000)

In this romantic comedy, good friends change their feelings about each other over the course of their four years in college. Ryan (Freddie Prinze Jr.) and Jennifer (Claire Forlani) have known each other since grade school, though their… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: November 14, 2000
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Critic Score: 11% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Boys and Girls feels like a cheap rip-off of When Harry Met Sally. The predictable and stale story fails to engage.

Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

The cast is so charming and assured that it puts across most of this with a reasonable amount of conviction.

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Steve Murray
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

You might wish for some of the grosser excesses of Road Trip or American Pie just to stay awake.

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Beth Pratt
Common Sense Media

Silly star crossed sex obsessed love flick.

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Rick Groen
Globe and Mail

This is less a movie than a casting call -- just round up a crowd of pretty young faces, fresh yet still familiar, and call it a job well done.

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Jay Carr
Boston Globe

A screenful of nonstop charm and credibility.

Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

Prinze still delivers the faceless everyman performance he's given in his last few--make that all--his films.

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Tom Keogh
Film.com

If only Boys and Girls would trust its audience more by not pandering to the less intuitive among us.

Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Compared to the wisdom and wickedness of High Fidelity, [Boys and Girls] is such a slight movie.

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Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

While its parts are average to good, the sum of those parts is well above average. This film strikes a decent balance, despite its potential for childishness.

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Flixster Audience Score: 51% Flixster User Reviews
Red Lats
Not bad. Predictable, but still watchable.
Letitia Lew
Generally awful movie, but 2 saviours: the dance scene and Jason Biggs are incredible. Predictably laughable to see Freddie Prinze Jr's transformation to… More
Alice Shen
Robert Iscove really has a niche. He directed my most pleasing of guilty pleasures, "From Justin to Kelly," as well as the 1999 "Kiss Me"… More
Cynthia S.
Awe come on everyone! This was cute. How can anything with Freddie in it be bad? Cute romantic comedy. Jason Biggs was pretty funny in this, which really added… More
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"<b>Boys and Girls</b> wasn't too bad of a film. It's about a girl who's a carefree soul befriending an uptight guy who believes… More
Conner Rainwater
This has got to be one of the most cheesy movies from the 00s. You have the ultimate teen nerd and the ultimate teen leading man thrown together with the roles… More