Metascore
55

Mixed or average reviews - based on 32 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 17 out of 32
  2. Negative: 3 out of 32
  1. 88
    At the film's uplifting conclusion, when a stilled voice finally makes itself heard, you can unmistakably feel your heart lift, as if it had grown tiny wings. Camp reminds you that once you believed it would always soar, just like that.
  2. 88
    A summery confection crammed with fresh young talented faces that's hard not to love.
  3. Reviewed by: Ty Burr
    88
    A comedy, and for all its cliches and clumsiness, close to a great one.
User Score
8.2

Universal acclaim- based on 19 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 12 out of 13
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 13
  3. Negative: 1 out of 13
  1. CharlieD.
    May 9, 2007
    0
    This "film" was the worst film I've ever seen, with a cliche story line and a terrible scrpt, it's 2 hours of my life I'm not This "film" was the worst film I've ever seen, with a cliche story line and a terrible scrpt, it's 2 hours of my life I'm not going to get back. Full Review »
  2. AaronF.
    Mar 30, 2007
    6
    Good fun, especially the musical numbers, but the acting and writing are often times very awkward. it's very evident when the film Good fun, especially the musical numbers, but the acting and writing are often times very awkward. it's very evident when the film attempts to develop its one-dimensional characters that this is a first feature from writer/director Todd Graff. Full Review »
  3. 24601booyah
    Jul 2, 2006
    6
    I loved the premise of this movie, but the final production was less than satisfactory. The musical theatre numbers were fantastic, "Ladies I loved the premise of this movie, but the final production was less than satisfactory. The musical theatre numbers were fantastic, "Ladies Who Lunch" was especially notable. However, there was something missing. Sorry to be so vague, but I came away from the movie wanting something more (and not in a good way). To be fair, the actors did a splendid job, but the movie itself just left me unsatisfied. Full Review »