• Released
  • August 3, 1990
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 38 min
  • Comedy Drama
    Sophisticated Comedy
Metropolitan Synopsis
A young man (Edward Clements) starts hanging out with a Manhattan debutante's holiday rat pack.
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90

Variety

Metropolitan succeeds on several levels, offering rich, sparkling dialog, distinct characters and an intriguing peek into a seldom seen...
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88

Slant Magazine

By Jaime N. Christley
Metropolitan celebrates and mourns the specific character of a place and time, youthful associations and crushes, a toolkit of values, even...
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Not very much happens in Metropolitan, and yet everything that happens is felt deeply, because the characters in this movie are still too...
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70

Washington Post

By Rita Kempley
All canapes and haute bourgeoisie, it is a smart comedy of conversation, like "My Dinner With Andre" but with eight place settings.
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Instead of a full-bodied comic portrait of the coming-out-party set, Metropolitan offers a thin, cartoon version. Then it uses that...
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Rated PG-13