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    Does "as cheesy" mean "clumsy"?

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    Set on the Sunset Strip in 1987, Rock of Ages (* * out of four, PG-13, opens Friday) is a clunky karaoke/music video amalgamation that aims for camp, but comes off as cheesy.

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    Re: Does "as cheesy" mean "clumsy"?

    Thank you.
    What does "* * out of four" and "for camp" mean? (I guess "for camp" refers to "for use in the environment of camping.")

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    Re: Does "as cheesy" mean "clumsy"?

    The hightest rating the critic can give is four stars. This movie got two stars. A very mediocre rating.

    "Camp" means that something is absurd or silly on purpose, but usually pretends to be straight. It's a particular type of humor.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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