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Get a Clue (2002)

TV Movie  |  TV-G  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Family  |  20 July 2002 (Canada)
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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.

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Gabe (as Ali Mukaddam)
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Miss Dawson
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Miss Stern
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Karen (as Keenan MacWilliam)
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Homeless Man / Gary Eicar
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"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>

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


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20 July 2002 (Canada)  »

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Detective me... Prada  »

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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 »

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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

Gabe: So Lexy, whats your secret?
Lexy: What?
Gabe: You always get the inside story!
Lexy: [takes Gabe's camera] There is no secret, it is all about skill.
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Wedding March
Written by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (as Felix Mendelssohn)
Arranged by Charlotte Georg (as Lee Ashley)
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Very short, very fast paced, but very fun

I don't know if it was because the film was so good the time flew past, or just the pace of the storyline got me engrossed, but Get A Clue seemed to be shorter than a lot of Disney TV movies. However, the script was well wrote that length didn't matter, because the content was pretty good.

Having missed the first ten minutes, I didn't quite understand Lindsay Lohan and Brenda Song's characters, but however they were supposed to be, they played the part well. Bug Hall was a good actor too, and the chemistry between him and Lohan was brilliant.

The ending seemed a little premature though, as if it wasn't really thought through. All in all, however, this is a good film, but I'd mainly recommend it if you're a Lindsay fan.


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