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All About the Benjamins Reviews

October 3, 2002
Directed by Kevin Bray, whose crisp framing, edgy camera work, and wholesale ineptitude with acting, tone and pace very obviously mark him as a video helmer making his feature debut.
July 20, 2002
The home-run performances of Cube and Epps are handicapped by inept and illogical action sequences.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
April 19, 2002
Goes a long way on hedonistic gusto.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
April 19, 2002
In this refreshingly shameless celebration of money and expensive stuff, director Kevin Bray grabs every retro action-film cliché.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 12, 2002
Mugging, not robbery, is the name of the game.
March 9, 2002
Something puddles to nothing in this relentless Miami sun.
Full Review | Original Score: C-
March 8, 2002
One groan-inducing familiarity begets another.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
March 8, 2002
The comedy is clumsy; the violence vicious.
Read More | Original Score: 1/5
March 8, 2002
The action clichés just pile up.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
March 8, 2002
Really all about the bullets, which fly by the hundreds through this lifeless action/comedy.
Read More | Original Score: 1/4
March 8, 2002
Everything is off.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
March 8, 2002
The comedy is tepid, the action is dopey and even the violence is boring and occasionally cruel.
March 8, 2002
The action quickly sinks into by-the-numbers territory.
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/4
March 8, 2002
It's fun to watch the stocky, scowling Ice Cube and skinny, jittery Epps play off each other.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 8, 2002
Filled with low-brow humor, gratuitous violence and a disturbing disregard for life.
Read More | Original Score: D+
March 8, 2002
While it has its amusing moments, the uneven pace, underplotted scripting and over-reliance on improvisation eventually take their combined toll.
March 8, 2002
Slick, quick, rude and exuberantly crude.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
March 8, 2002
An entertaining, if somewhat standardized, action movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
March 7, 2002
For much of its running time, All About the Benjamins is good, sleazy fun.
Read More | Original Score: B-
March 7, 2002
No worse than average pop-culture throwaway.
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/5
March 7, 2002
Violent, vulgar and forgettably entertaining.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
March 7, 2002
Riddled with so many bullets and tasteless jokes that it swiftly loses momentum.
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/4
March 7, 2002
As violent, profane and exploitative as the most offensive action flick you've ever seen.
Read More | Original Score: 1/5
March 7, 2002
May be more genial than ingenious, but it gets the job done.
Read More | Original Score: C+