First Daughter
First Daughter (2004)

A very special student deals with exams, first love, and national security issues in this teen-oriented romantic comedy-drama. Samantha MacKenzie (Katie Holmes) is a seemingly ordinary college freshman with one important exception -- her… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: September 24, 2004
DVD Release Date: January 25, 2005
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Critic Score: 8% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: First Daughter is a bland and charmless fairy tale that fails to rise above the formula.

J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

Yet another teen-princess fantasy.

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

...just has a really cheesy look.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Very predictable, but tween girls may like it.

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Time Out

The President's little girl gets a pity party for the second time this election year.

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Susan Walker
Toronto Star

First Daughter presents such a saccharine-sweet, insufferably boring portrait of a conservative president and his family, it could kill with kindness.

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Mary Lasse
Christianity Today

Perhaps the only redeeming factor is that both the President and the First Lady are devoted to their daughter. Otherwise, this film should be impeached.

Ben Kenigsberg
Village Voice

First Daughter is less amusing than Jenna and Barb at the RNC, and dumb enough to make last January's presidential scion, Mandy Moore, look electable.

Tom Keogh
Seattle Times

A respectable accomplishment.

Betsy Bozdech

Sweet but unremarkable, First Daughter is never quite as cute as its star.

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Flixster Audience Score: 42% Flixster User Reviews
Red Lats
Mush again. Same story, but worse than "Chasing Liberty"
Nani Vang
She sucked in this movie. I hated the ending...[disgusted]
Bethany Murphy
Don't really like Katie Holmes as an actress but Marc Blucas was incredibly gorgeous. Made me give the film a full star. Otherwise, it's just a crappy… More
Rachel F
It was decent enough.
Sarah Gaish
Two words.....Marc Blucas ^_^ I forgot what the rest of the film was about.....
Dean McKenna
Beautiful and good comedy with Katie Holmes as I believe she's still the same person as a reality actress on her currently real life as well as her… More