The Devil Wears Prada
The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

Andrea is a small-town girl in her first job out of college, who tries to navigate the waters of the high-powered fashion magazine world -- while surviving her impossibly demanding new boss, Miranda Priestly.

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: December 12, 2006
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Critic Score: 75% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A rare film that surpasses the quality of its source novel, this Devil is a witty expose of New York's fashion scene, with Meryl Streep in top form and Anne Hathaway more than holding her own.

J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

An agreeably shallow comedy.

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James Berardinelli

The Devil Wears Prada is two films in one: a caustic, energetic satire of the fashion world and a cautionary melodrama.

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Luke Goodsell
Empire Magazine Australasia

If Hathaway's Andy drives the pedestrian narrative -- idealistic girl learns the value of staying true to herself and her "real" friends; snore -- then Streep is the movie's soul.

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Stephanie Zacharek

Anne Hathaway is Patricia Field's latest fashion victim in this limp semi-satire.

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Andrew Sarris
New York Observer

The biggest problem with the movie, however, is that it tries to make a big deal out of a subject that has been beaten to death in the tabloids and the media.

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Fernando F. Croce

Nimbly assembled and tartly performed

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Time Out

The whole thing is humbug, a giant ad for the industry it affects to critique.

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Gene Seymour

The Devil Wears Prada is primarily an occasion to celebrate Meryl Streep as a grand comedienne.

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Rob Nelson
City Pages, Minneapolis/St. Paul

An ironic measure of the film's research into the fashion-mag scene is the fact that there's almost no journalism in it.

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Flixster Audience Score: 76% Flixster User Reviews
Wildaly M
Meryl Streep was excellent in this one.
Lucas Martins
A interesting concept and decent actings, just like a nice direction. The Devil Wears Prada it's a so-so picture. Not some great as everybody say,(have… More
Candy Rose
Movie about an ordinary girl who gets a job in a fashion magazine powerhouse. She is engulfed by the industry. I love the fashion. Meryl is brilliant.
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Film Crazy
I must rewrite my review to this movie, because this movie is rare and by what i mean by it being rare is that i didnt like it when i first saw it at the cinema… More
Raymond Wieser
Having read the source novel not too long ago, I was disappointed with some of the changes, but I have to say they were not bad changes. The Devil Wears Prada… More