MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 999 this week

Get a Clue (2002)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Crime | Family  -  20 July 2002 (Canada)
4.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.9/10 from 3,825 users  
Reviews: 47 user | 6 critic

A wealthy student with too much fashion sense, her equally rich friends, and her rival/superior from the school paper work together to solve the case when their teacher goes missing.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - The One I Love

Interview with Charlie McDowell and Mark Duplass


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 37 titles
created 30 Sep 2011
 
a list of 45 titles
created 08 Mar 2012
 
a list of 22 titles
created 05 May 2012
 
a list of 36 titles
created 14 Dec 2012
 
a list of 27 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Get a Clue" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Get a Clue (TV Movie 2002)

Get a Clue (TV Movie 2002) on IMDb 4.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Get a Clue.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Family | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A teenage girl is convinced that her home city revolves around her until her family packs up and moves to the suburbs, where she finds herself competing for attention.

Director: Sara Sugarman
Stars: Lindsay Lohan, Megan Fox, Adam Garcia
Stuck in the Suburbs (TV Movie 2004)
Comedy | Family | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Teenager Brittany is bored with her quiet suburban life. She finds excitement when her phone is switched with the phone of Jordan Cahill. Jordan, only the top teen pop singer, has come to her town to make a music video.

Director: Savage Steve Holland
Stars: Danielle Panabaker, Brenda Song, Amanda Shaw
Cadet Kelly (TV Movie 2002)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A fashion-conscious youngster is horrified when she is forced to move to military school.

Director: Larry Shaw
Stars: Hilary Duff, Christy Carlson Romano, Gary Cole
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Maggie Peyton, the new owner of Number 53 - the free-wheelin' Volkswagen bug with a mind of its own - puts the car through its paces on the road to becoming a NASCAR competitor.

Director: Angela Robinson
Stars: Lindsay Lohan, Michael Keaton, Cheryl Hines
Freaky Friday (2003)
Comedy | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

An overworked mother and her daughter do not get along. When they switch bodies, each is forced to adapt to the others life for one freaky Friday.

Director: Mark Waters
Stars: Jamie Lee Curtis, Lindsay Lohan, Mark Harmon
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A girl steals a weather machine from Santa Claus, to make a snow day. The machine breaks, and causes an out-of-control snowstorm.

Director: Greg Beeman
Stars: Hallee Hirsh, Spencer Breslin, Hallie Todd
Read It and Weep (TV Movie 2006)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A shy and retiring high school student develops a peculiar alter ego that changes her life forever.

Director: Paul Hoen
Stars: Kay Panabaker, Danielle Panabaker, Alexandra Krosney
Smart House (TV Movie 1999)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A teenager wins a fully automated dream house in a competition, but soon the computer controlling it begins to take over.

Director: LeVar Burton
Stars: Kevin Kilner, Ryan Merriman, Katey Sagal
Pixel Perfect (TV Movie 2004)
Family | Sci-Fi | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

When holography is used to create a new pop star, things start to go awry.

Director: Mark A.Z. Dippé
Stars: Raviv Ullman, Leah Pipes, Spencer Redford
Quints (TV Movie 2000)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A 13-year-old girl goes to desperate lengths to get attention when her mother gives birth to quints.

Director: Bill Corcoran
Stars: Kimberly J. Brown, Daniel Roebuck, Elizabeth Morehead
Comedy | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

The Hansen kids are in a jam. Adam and his best friend Duffy have gotten their hands on some tickets for the Headless Horseman concert, and his sister Chelsea has a date with her dreamy ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Boyum
Stars: Matt O'Leary, Laura Vandervoort, Myles Jeffrey
Phantom of the Megaplex (TV Movie 2000)
Action | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

17 year old Pete Riley works at the local 26-screen megaplex. He, the senior manager of the theater, and all the other employees are working to keep the theater neat for the giant premiere ... See full summary »

Director: Blair Treu
Stars: Taylor Handley, Corinne Bohrer, Caitlin Wachs
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Jack Downey
...
Orlando Walker
...
...
Gabe (as Ali Mukaddam)
...
Frank Gold
...
Miss Dawson
...
Det. Charles Meany / Falco Grandville
...
Miss Stern
Eric Fink ...
Mr. Goldblum
Jennifer Pisana ...
Taylor Gold
Judy Sinclair ...
Lady #1
Marilyn Boyle ...
Lady #2
Keenan Macwilliam ...
Karen (as Keenan MacWilliam)
...
Homeless Man / Gary Eicar
Edit

Storyline

"Get a Clue" follows the exploits of a young girl, Lexy, who is a privileged twelve year old who has spent her entire life amongst the wealthy and elite of Manhattan. Clad in Prada, she prides herself on her ability to get the scoop and serve it up in her school's gossip column. When a photo she has taken of her teachers is published in the city's daily paper, things start getting weird. A teacher goes missing and she along with her working class family friend, Jack, set out to solve the mystery. What follows is an action-packed adventure laced with mystery and drama. Written by Dave Goldblum <dgweb@mac.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

teacher | school | reporter | gossip | friend | See more »

Taglines:

Trust No One....Question Everything....Get A Clue


Certificate:

TV-G | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 July 2002 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Detective me... Prada  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Though 'Get a Clue' was set in New York City, the school that the characters attend is filmed at the Bishop Strachan School in Toronto, Canada which is a real private school. See more »

Goofs

When Lexy, Mr. Walker, and her friends are getting ready to go to the hotel and are walking down the street in their spy gear, Lexy's earpiece appears, disappears, and then reappears several times as the view shifts. See more »

Quotes

Jennifer: Get a clue! He likes you, that's why he treats you like a reject from the outlet Mall.
See more »


Soundtracks

Hair Day
Written by Stanley A. Smith
Performed by Gizzard Lollies
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Lindsay Drew Gets A Clue
15 January 2009 | by (Buffalo, New York) – See all my reviews

For this Disney Channel television movie Get A Clue, Lindsay Lohan turns Nancy Drew in everything, but name to solve the mystery of her disappearing teacher. Turns out that the teacher has a mysterious past, Ian Gomez used to be a high profile banker who was accused of embezzling ten million dollars from a bank he worked for in Arizona and has been living under an alias and teaching at a fashionable prep school where Lindsay goes. Gomez is also carrying on a romance with fellow teacher Amanda Plummer.

But when Lindsay publishes an article in the school newspaper with his picture, somehow it comes to the attention of the police and other folks seeking to know Gomez's whereabouts.

When Gomez fakes his death and disappears, Lindsay and her friends don't believe it and the four of them, Brenda Song, Bug Hall, and Ali Mukaddam go on the case. It's amazing that the kids seem to be one step ahead of the cops and the other seekers through creative use of the internet. Doesn't say much for New York's finest.

Get A Clue is an amusing teen comedy that has its moments. It's not the best work that the Magic Kingdom ever did nor is it the top tier of Lindsay Lohan's work.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
worst movie ever constant_dreaming
the one good thing about the movie... huggybear14150
the fashion was awful lauren_dawkins
IF CUPID HAD A HEART! Gamers23
When they're choosing outfits........ Chatterboxtra
Lexy's sister Konnexionnz
Discuss Get a Clue (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?