Atlanta - Robbin' Season, Episode 3 - Rotten Tomatoes

Money Bag Shawty

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Episode Info

Earn is making money, but he's still broke, and the whole city runs in stunting.

Cast

Donald Glover
as Earnest "Earn" Marks
Brian Tyree Henry
as Alfred Miles

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Critic reviews for Money Bag Shawty

Often the clarity invoked through situational comedy and drama is the entire point of the episode, and the rest of "Money Bag Shawty" illustrates as much. But the final scene feels different.

March 16, 2018 | Full Review…

It's time for the story to get a wee warped because this is Atlanta.

March 16, 2018 | Full Review…

Atlanta's rap game is never just about rap. It's about family...It's about upward mobility that never happens as fast as you need it to. And it's about the things that never change, even when everything's supposed to.

March 16, 2018 | Full Review…

No matter someone's intoxicant of choice, be it weed, liquor, or money, Atlanta has no faith in people changing-not really, anyways.

March 16, 2018 | Full Review…

It's a marvelous, seemingly endless showcase for Glover to look bewildered, aggrieved, and eventually full of despair, and sets things up perfectly for the final failed stunt.

March 16, 2018 | Full Review…

Atlanta has always been about people struggling to move beyond the situation forced upon them by a racist, capitalist system stacked against them, but in Robbin' Season the depiction has only gotten starker.

March 16, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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