Stateside (2004)

A love story about two imperfect teenagers who find perfect love. The film follows the story of two teenagers from different worlds--Mark Deloach and Dori Lawrence--as their lives quickly spiral out of control. The rebellious but privileged… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: May 21, 2004
DVD Release Date: October 12, 2004
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Critic Score: 24% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: An inept drama that rings false.

Eleanor Ringel Cater
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The lovers' nonexistent chemistry doesn't generate enough heat to light a match.

Stephen Hunter
Washington Post

It's so unexpected and unpredictable and so full of tiny grace notes that its ultimate collapse seems almost irrelevant.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Well-acted but ultimately bland...

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

It felt authentic ...

Jan Stuart

A genuinely affecting love story told without a trace of affect.

Harry Haun
Film Journal International

Stateside has some lopsided storytelling techniques, but emotionally it will get you home.

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Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

Turns out to be not so much a movie about a Kwazy Person as it is about a Stoopid Person.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

A ludicrous indie romance.

Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Simples e sensível, o filme traz uma atuação estupenda de Rachael Leigh Cook.

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Flixster Audience Score: 60% Flixster User Reviews
Chosen 718
Ok romance-drama about two crazy teens [one of them is literally crazy] who fall in love while one is in the Marine Corp. I must say that some of the dialogue… More
Leo L
Great movie! Top performance by Rachael Leigh Cook. Interesting story plot. Great music.