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  • Summary: Justin Frost is a twenty-something slacker who has decided that his "thing" is that he has no "thing' at all. When a small-time carnival rolls into town, he meets Galaxy, a gorgeous con artist who has more "things" going for her than anyone he has ever met. (Paladin)
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  1. Positive: 1 out of 8
  2. Negative: 2 out of 8
  1. Reviewed by: Chris Nashawaty
    67
    Splinterheads, which aims to be a quirkier "Adventureland," never rises above mildly amusing.
  2. Splinterheads gains traction from an eclectic cast that knows how to work a line.
  3. Reviewed by: Nick Pinkerton
    50
    Touching in its dorkiness.
  4. Amiable and proficient, this indie romantic comedy is never more or less than reliable.
  5. Reviewed by: Andrew Grant
    40
    Equal parts Hollywood meet-cute and quirky coming-of-age tale.
  6. 25
    Splinterheads might suffice some late night on cable, but that's about it.
  7. Reviewed by: Staff (Not credited)
    16
    If you want genuine laughs and romance in a carnival setting, go rent "Adventureland."

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  1. Apr 20, 2012
    6
    Certainly better than the critics average of 41 on here. Not a bad movie to watch on a date because it's all in good fun. And I didn't knowCertainly better than the critics average of 41 on here. Not a bad movie to watch on a date because it's all in good fun. And I didn't know about the incredible game of geocaching before watching this, so for that I thank you Splinterheads. Expand

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