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Ghost World

Two quirky and cynical teenaged girls try to figure out what to do with their lives after high school graduation. After they play a prank on an eccentric, middle aged record collector, one of them befriends him, which causes a rift in the girls' friendship.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle by

Bests most other teen comedies right off the bat. If you got a kick out of "Crumb," this film will crack you up.
90

Salon by Andrew O'Hehir

Offers an exquisite tour of the twilight zone between high school and the so-called real world, as well as between bohemian subculture and the even stranger culture of America at large.
88

Boston Globe by Jay Carr

Whatever portion of the alienated teen angst championship Thora Birch left unclaimed after ''American Beauty,'' she nails down brilliantly in Ghost World.
80

TV Guide Magazine by Ken Fox

This mordantly funny, emotionally piquant depiction of post-adolescent angst also has its roots in the graphic novel format.

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