Friends with Money Synopsis
Four best friends, all married but one, lead very diverse lives.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Smart, witty and alert to the buried resentments that poke through the shiny surface of affluence, Holofcener's film recognizes that money...
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88

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Holofcener writes with an ear for the rhythms and ridiculousness of real life, and her cast - to a man, and woman - embraces her words with...
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88

Chicago Tribune

By Allison Benedikt
Acutely perceptive and slyly quick-witted.
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80

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
A pitch-perfect ensemble comedy that burrows deep into the mind-set of white, upper middle-class Angelenos, anxious to strike the right...
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75

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Holofcener writes as well as Albert Brooks at his best, and her finesse with actors is as assured as James L. Brooks's on his TV and film...
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
There is also a manufactured symmetry, an every-gal's-got-issues roundness, an HBO sitcomitude to the movie that undercuts its own...
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63

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
The four ladies of Friends With Money are people I wouldn't want to ride the bus with (not that some of them would be caught dead on public...
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60

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Anger is the rocket fuel of drama. Of the four women in Nicole Holofcener's Friends With Money, only Frances McDormand's Jane is flamingly...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Qualifies as a mild success. It's an easy picture to like, even if it's not exactly satisfying.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
The film is likable, with some funny moments and recognizable human conflicts. But the origin of the women's friendship is not explained,...
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Rated R | For language, some sexual content and brief drug use
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