Eat the Rich Reviews

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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
January 1, 2000
The cannibalism metaphor that eventually becomes prominent seems to have been arrived at mechanically.
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Desson Thomson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
Although writers Peter Richardson and Pete Richens have a flair for one-liners and recasting comic British standbys (rich, poor, twit, villain, big-breasted, dark-skinned), they strain so hard to be funny, you wish they'd relax.
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Hal Hinson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
It feels like punk on the downward swing, after most of its rude energy has dissipated.
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
August 13, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
January 30, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
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Vincent Canby
New York Times
May 20, 2003
Eat the Rich looks deceptively haphazard, though keeping this sort of comedy on-target takes discipline, a willingness to throw out a lot of material before finding the stuff that works.
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Time Out
January 26, 2006
Make what you will of the politics, as a series of sketches it delivers the laughs.

Film4
May 24, 2003
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