Overall Rank: 9347
Average Rating: 2.4/4
# of Ratings: 88
Theatrical Release Date: 08/22/2008
Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 12/23/2008
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Fred Wolf
Actors: Emma Stone, Anna Faris, Katharine McPhee, Sarah Wright, Kat Dennings, Rumer Willis
Plot: A longtime girlfriend of Hugh Hefner's playboy mansion, a young girl gets a little older when she is kicked out of the mansion for being too old. She sets to the streets to find her way in Los Angeles. She stumbles upon the ugliest, dumbest, and least popular sorority. Her ambition leads her to straighten it up and make them popular by showing them a good time and how to work it.
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Alaine - wrote on 12/16/2011
At least Anna Faris got to show off her slender body and blond hair. Another college "house" movie in which the geeks/nerds are triumphant. Hefner's in it, too.
dukeakasmudge - wrote on 10/15/2011
This is a movie that shouldve went straight to DVD or NEVER been made at all.What a waste
mitchellyoung - wrote on 08/02/2011
Despite giving into some romantic comedy cliches, the film overwhelms with its charm and, particularly, of the comic timing and loveliness of its star, Anna Faris, who proves she can skillfully carry a comedy on her own.
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Alan @ Transbuddha - wrote on 01/07/2009
The day after her 27th birthday Shelly (Anna Faris) is thrown out of her comfy lifestyle in the Playboy Mansion. Her initial forays into the real world aren’t too successful, and an unlikely misunderstanding with a cop (Dan Patrick) even lands her in jail for a night.
Her luck changes with the discovery of an entire street of mini-Playboy Mansions and a new calling as a House Mother for the lamest sorority on campus, the one full of the kind of misfits you only find in movies like this and Sydney White and is constantly facing probation, expulsion, or both. From here you can guess what happens next.
Shelly uses her gifts to turn all the other girls (Emma Stone, Kat Dennings, Katherine McPhee, Dana Goodman, Rumer Willis, Kiely Williams) into hotties, fights off the mean sorority …
Franz Patrick - wrote on 10/22/2008
I was pleasantly surprised with this film. I came into this movie knowing that I’ll like Anna Faris, but I wasn’t convinced that I’ll like the movie because the premise seems a bit early teenager. I imagined it to be as fluffy as cotton candy; that I won’t take anything from it. I was glad to be proven wrong because there were some moments of genuinely touching moments here. Some include the “heart in the head” and “meteor” scenes. Faris and Colin Hanks had some pretty effective (though a bit unusual) chemistry together. They couldn’t be any more opposite but they pulled it off quite well to the point where it was borderline romantic. Meanwhile, Emma Stone, Kat Dennings, and Dana Goodman were able to match Faris’ quirks and antics. In fact, each of the supporting …
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B Movie - wrote on 2009-03-10 10:25
I thought it was great for what it is, and Emma Stone is the real star she is going to be huge.
Franz Patrick - wrote on 2008-09-09 19:40
Yes, the women are attractive. lolI thought it was pretty funny. Anna Faris made the movie that much better. The final act could've been better but it's far from terrible.