Head over Heels
Head over Heels (2001)

A female art restorer shares an apartment with four fashion models and spends her time peering out through their rear window. In the building across the way, she sees the man of her dreams murder someone, but she finds an odd attraction… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: February 2, 2001
DVD Release Date: July 31, 2001
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Critic Score: 10% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Head Over Heels is being blasted by critics as a huge mess. The plot and jokes are idiotic, while the toilet humor is gratuitous and more gross than funny.

Lisa Alspector
Chicago Reader

The best jokes are on the models and the men who pursue them, and Shalom Harlow, Ivana Milicevic, Sarah O'Hare, and Tomiko Fraser -- the real models who play Potter's roommates --are very good sports.

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Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer

Kerplunkingly unfunny and -- despite Potter's Julia Roberts-ish smile and ditz shtick -- charmless.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Romance, pratfalls, grossout jokes in lame comedy.

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Rick Groen
Globe and Mail

Head Over Heels may bear some superficial resemblance to a movie, but don't be fooled -- it's really just a marketing strategy, a loose assemblage of components each pitched to a particular demographic.

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Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press

All that's lacking is anything remotely resembling wit or style.

Eugene Novikov
Film Blather

The screenwriters' desperation is palpable at times.

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Sara Wildberger
Miami Herald

[Teens] deserve decent movies, but instead they get glop like Head Over Heels. There ought to be a law.

Caleb Crain
Village Voice

If you are 17, there are worse date movies.

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Jim Shelby
Palo Alto Weekly

[It] just gets dumber and dumber.

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Flixster Audience Score: 56% Flixster User Reviews
Dean McKenna
Monica Potter as a single girl and her four beautiful models as roomies are really hilarious by solving the mystery of the man of single girl's dreams who… More
Deb S
Monica Potter (Amanda) plays a woman with a quiet conservative life who has a horrible dating history and is looking for a room to move into. She ends up… More
Leigh Ryan
Kinda cute movie.
Sylvester Kuo
Trying to hard to make it a successful comedy, the plot was just ridiculous, could be seen as 2 irrelevant movies, toilet humor was over used, acting was really… More
Steven Vincent Gee
It's an average romantic comedy movie and also a farce and a screwball comedy. <i>Monica Potter</i> and <i>Freddie Prinze Jr.</i>… More
Sunil Jawahir
Looked like a lot of other dumb movies of its kind but this one is quite funny.

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