Trading Places Reviews

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Top Critic
Janet Maslin
New York Times
August 30, 2004
[A] shrewd but very likable movie.
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
July 19, 2004
Enjoyable star comedy with pleasant performances.
| Original Score: 4/5
Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium
April 23, 2004
Funny and clever, even though its celebration of 80s-era greed has aged poorly.
| Original Score: 4/5
Ryan Cracknell
Movie Views
December 1, 2003
Murphy and Akyroyd are two comedians in their prime.
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
July 23, 2003
A thoroughly entertaining romp with its lampooning of social snobbery
James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk
October 15, 2002
what you might imagine a Frank Capra film would be like if it were reimagined for the Reagan era and starring a couple of stand-out comedians from Saturday Night Live
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com
October 7, 2002
An altogether hilarious concoction that features Dan Aykroyd at his strongest, Eddie Murphy at his freewheeling funniest, and director John Landis at the absolute top of his game.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com
September 14, 2002
Murphy and Aykroyd at the top of their game
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
June 13, 2001
This is one of the best comedies of the 1980s, featuring a cast at the height of their powers.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com
October 3, 2007
| Original Score: 4/5
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily
October 9, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
August 2, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Sarah Chauncey
Reel.com
June 8, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope
March 30, 2004
| Original Score: 3/5
Bill Chambers
Film Freak Central
January 12, 2004
| Original Score: 3/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
November 13, 2003
| Original Score: 2/5
Mark Palermo
Coast (Halifax, Nova Scotia)
January 30, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Brian J. Arthurs
Beach Reporter (Southern California)
October 4, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
Jason Clark
Matinee Magazine
September 18, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
August 29, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
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