TriStar Pictures | Release Date: February 19, 1999 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
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Generally unfavorable reviews based on 21 Critics
Positive:
2
Mixed:
4
Negative:
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It's not particularly funny or trenchant, and its portrayal of noxious high school cliques never amounts to more than was shown in "Heathers." [19 Feb 1999]
12
An air of self-congratulation hangs over the empty tank of gas called Jawbreaker, as if writer-director Darren Stein just can't wait to dazzle us with the gaudy visuals he's soldered onto a standard-issue black-comedy script.