Better Living Through Chemistry Reviews

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March 14, 2014
"Better Living Through Chemistry" as a whole feels rather superficial and safe.
March 14, 2014
By the time the film gets to its ridiculous stretch of an ending, we've all seen the great fun to be had with drugs while also learning of their danger. How convenient. How empty.
March 14, 2014
Sam Rockwell's committed performance can't save the glib debut of filmmakers Geoff Moore and David Posamentier.
March 14, 2014
An ill-conceived if mildly amusing comedy about middle-class ennui, sexual frustration, and drug abuse.
March 14, 2014
"Better Living Through Chemistry" ... is too much like the pretty suburbs it was shot in - neat and slick and comfortable. But ultimately, and deliberately, safe.
March 13, 2014
A tepid but pleasant comic satire given a shot of contemporaneity by its writing and directing team, Geoff Moore and David Posamentier, and its star Sam Rockwell.
August 22, 2018
Cynical dark comedy "Better Living Through Chemistry" stands out against other foul-mouthed, indie-ish capers for one reason: Sam Rockwell.
September 7, 2014
If nothing else, the directors have assembled an impressive, if underutilized cast.
April 21, 2014
It's got some of the comic-noir-y small town murder plot of 'To Die For' without the payoff. It's got some of the male midlife crisis of 'American Beauty' without the nuance.
April 4, 2014
Some chemicals, when combined, manage only to become inert.
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