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Movie Review: 'Girl Next Door'

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Movie Review: 'Girl Next Door'

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Movie Review: 'Girl Next Door'

Movie Review: 'Girl Next Door'

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The new film The Girl Next Door appears to be a typical teen comedy with an adult twist: what happens when a stunning former porn star moves in next door to a lucky high school senior. Some critics find its attempt to make the world of pornography seem mainstream disturbing. Los Angeles Times film critic Kenneth Turan has a review.

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