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Superstar is a 1999 American comedy film and a Saturday Night Live spin-off about a quirky, socially inept girl named Mary Katherine Gallagher. This article needs an improved superstar summary.

Irish-American Catholic school girl and social outcast in her high school. Mary sees her chance to become a superstar when her school promotes a talent show. However, Grandma Gallagher decides to help Mary do her act in the talent show, as long as she performs for herself. Mary and the other Special Education students spend days practicing. Mary wins the competition as well as Sky’s heart. Superstar received negative reviews from film critics.

74 critics, with the consensus: “Dumb script and flat jokes made this another SNL misfire. Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun-Times rated the film one star out of four, writing: “Here is a portrait of a character so sad and hapless, so hard to like, so impossible to empathize with, that watching it feels like an act of unkindness. The Things She’ll Do For Fame and a Date”. Live from New York, it’s Saturday Night! This page was last edited on 8 April 2018, at 16:56. Superstar is a term used to refer to someone who has great popular appeal and is widely known, prominent, or successful in some field.

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