Nostalgia Critic: Season 5, Episode 17

A Simple Wish (1 May 2012)
"The Nostalgia Critic" A Simple Wish (original title)

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The Critic makes it no secret that he's not a fan of 90s child star Mara Wilson and he reinforces that with a review of another one of her movies: A Simple Wish (1997). Unfortunately, that ... See full summary »

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The Critic makes it no secret that he's not a fan of 90s child star Mara Wilson and he reinforces that with a review of another one of her movies: A Simple Wish (1997). Unfortunately, that leads to a shocking surprise cameo appearance from the actress herself. Written by anonymous

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The genesis of this episode came about after Mara Wilson posted on Twitter about her dislike of The Nostalgia Critic's reviews of her movies, as well as some of the comments, albeit playfully, made at her expense. See more »

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Mara Wilson: Hello, Critic.
Nostalgia Critic: [surprised] Mara Wilson?
Mara Wilson: I heard you've been saying some pretty nasty things about me.
Nostalgia Critic: Oh, hey, forget it, missy! You knew what you were doing back then as a kid! If you didn't want people like me making fun of your work, you wouldn't have chosen so many crappy movies. I don't care how old you were!
Mara Wilson: So you think kids should be held accountable for what they film, no matter what their age?
Nostalgia Critic: Damn right, sister!
Mara Wilson: [smirks] Because I came across some interesting videos from a little town ...
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