A pleasant time at the movies! The romance (and the story in general) was predictable, but well-handled. A few jokes even had me rolling! And anytime Mae Whitman stars in anything, I'm on board.
(...Even if it doesn't understand how the internet/actual high school works. Especially the internet. This movie's already dated.)
Misguided on almost every level.
I'm a Will Gluck fan. I'm a Jamie Foxx fan. I'm a Jay-Z fan. I'm a Rose Byrne fan. Byrne is the only one who emerged unscathed.
Ten thoughts, to summarize:
1) Auto-tune is a serious problem. Jamie Foxx can sing, but you wouldn't know it. It's a style thing, I guess... but I can't even hear the lyrics, the auto tuned vocals are so buried in the mix.
2) It's not funny. Like at…