Reel Movie Reviews: Charlie Bartlett

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Reel Movie Reviews: Charlie Bartlett
Charlie Bartlett is a different sort of high school rebel. But he is the sort you wanna see on the big screen?

Here's how a quarter of critics have responded to Charlie Bartlett, the new dark comedy on the way to theaters, co-starring Robert Downey Jr. and Anton Yelchin...

- Yelchin delivers one of those performances that pop eyes... One of the best teen comedies in ages. -- The Hollywood Reporter

- A bit predictable and preachy, but thoroughly entertaining and fun otherwise, offering lots of laughs ... much smarter than what we normally see in this type of movie. --

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- ...while the movie's not as radical as it seems to think it is, it does keep you guessing how it will all resolve. -- New Times

- Rollicking story of a rich kid whose wildly successful bid for popularity has him playing drug-distributing shrink to an entire high school boasts pitch-perfect faceoffs between Anton Yelchin and Robert Downey Jr. could fuel a chemistry lab. -- Variety

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Charlie Bartlett Quotes

Charlie Bartlett: [passes a note to Susan] Hi, I'm Charlie Bartlett
Susan Gardner: [replies on a new piece of paper] Yeah, I know.

I'll see you in the sequel, bitch!

Murphey Bivens