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On DVD: Sep. 23, 2014 | On Blu-ray: Sep. 23, 2014

We Are the Best! Review

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5.0

Dave White Profile

No, seriously, they ARE. Read full review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 5.0
    88

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    Universal acclaim
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    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Village Voice Stephanie Zacharek

    Brash and sweet, We Are the Best! captures perfectly the aimlessness of adolescence, the waiting to become something that's so often intertwined with the desire to make something, to leave your mark on the world in some small way.

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  • 100

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    Mr. Moodysson's film is little only in physical and financial scale. When measured by the pleasure it confers, We Are the Best! is a big deal that will be winning hearts — and even grownup minds — for a long time to come.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Chris Nashawaty

    As a coming-of-age story, the film is a bit uneventful. But the girls’ rebellious, fist-in-the-air spirit and the warmth of their friendship are undeniable.

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  • 90

    out of 100

    Variety Guy Lodge

    It’s the rare film about adolescence that doesn’t seem exclusively targeted either to teens or to adults. Rarer still, it’s one that takes an interest in the nourishing qualities of female friendship.

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  • 90

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter David Rooney

    Funny and frank in its observations, the film is a delightful snapshot of female friendship at that age, from the giddy highs to the melancholy funks, from the sustaining bonds to the jealousies and stinging betrayals.

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