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Rules of Engagement: Season 1 (2007)




Critic Consensus: Rules of Engagement utilizes an old-fashioned, hoary outlook on gender politics, lacking wit or insight.


Air date: Feb 5, 2007
Air date: Feb 12, 2007
Air date: Feb 19, 2007
Air date: Feb 26, 2007
Air date: Mar 5, 2007
Air date: Mar 12, 2007
Air date: Mar 19, 2007

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The debut season of the CBS sitcom "Rules of Engagement" introduces us to four people at different stages of their relationships, and a womanizing guy who is a friend to all four of the individuals. Oliver Hudson plays Adam, a young, sweet-natured, unsophisticated financial officer who is involved with Jennifer (Bianca Kajilich), an impulsive woman who often drags her guy along on many adventures and schemes. Adam, who works in finance, admires his co-worker Jeff (Patrick Warburton), a manly man … More

Genre: Comedy
Network: CBS
Premiere Date: Feb 5, 2007
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Don Perry
as Henry
Smith Cho
as Sarah
Gloria Le Roy
as Margaret
David Spade
as Russell
Jessica Walter
as Constance
Marc Goldsmith
as Party Guy
Cyndi Martino
as Rental Agent
Jessica Rey
as Polynesian Waitress
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All Critics (13) | Top Critics (11)

The new show, Rules of Engagement, does not rule. It tends instead to reek, emitting the aroma of a decaying clone.

Full Review… | February 5, 2007
Washington Post
Top Critic

I suspect plenty of viewers will choose to spend their time otherwise engaged.

Full Review… | February 5, 2007
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

If CBS wants to put a hammerlock on the much-desired 18-49 demographic, it shouldn't commission comedies that have such a musty, retro view of gender politics.

Full Review… | February 5, 2007
Chicago Tribune
Top Critic

It's not a groundbreaking new series by any means, but it has some redeeming virtues.

Full Review… | February 5, 2007
New York Times
Top Critic

Providing further evidence that execution trumps premise every time, Rules of Engagement covers virtually the same territory as Fox's dreary 'Til Death in a far livelier and funnier manner.

Full Review… | February 5, 2007
Top Critic

The story lines are every bit as insufferable as the punch lines.

Full Review… | February 5, 2007
Top Critic

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