LOL is DOA, a shapeless and charmless teen-skewing trifle stocked with trendy slanguage and social-network gimcracks that make it seem like something four years past its expiration date.
Joe Leydon - Variety
It's a shame in a year that gave us "The Perks of Being a Wallflower," we have this tepid piece of junk.
Felix Vasquez Jr. - Cinema Crazed
Miley Cyrus overacts in sex 'n' drugs high school drama.
Sandie Angulo Chen - Common Sense Media
What's of real interest here...is the casual, unforced portrayal just how indulged, spoilt, undisciplined and self-centred these iGen teens are.
Jim Schembri - 3AW
Humdrum all the way.
Jim Lane - Sacramento News & Review
Actually, LOL is a lot like an episode of Gilmore Girls, only the mother and daughter are total creeps and the characterizations are completely insulting.
Brian Orndorf - BrianOrndorf.com