80

Village Voice

By Chuck Wilson
Vibrant cameo performances by two of our most engaging young actors—Jesse Eisenberg and Jason Ritter—along with one film legend—Tippi Hedren—transform this modest comedy into something special.
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70

The New York Times

By Neil Genzlinger
Free Samples is a modest but pleasant small-budget movie with two bits of laziness in the script, but one particularly sweet performance that makes up for them.
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60

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Weixler is a delight, and director Tom Gammill captures the right level of deadpan to pull this off.
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40

Los Angeles Times

By Amy Nicholson
Free Samples is a film about wasting time, and it feels like it. Despite clocking in at 79 minutes, Jay Gammill's comedy drags by no fault of its delightfully sour lead.
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25

Slant Magazine

By R. Kurt Osenlund
An angry indie that favors hollow ridicule over credibility.
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53 out of 100
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