• Released
  • May 25, 2000
  • R , 1 hr 51 min
  • Comedy
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63

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
It's heady in the beginning, chaotic throughout, and numb with the suddenness of the Internet economy's plummet at the end.
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63

Chicago Tribune

By Robert K. Elder
A train wreck you can't help but watch.
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60

New Times (L.A.)

By Luke Y. Thompson
It's composed of really long scenes that are mostly dialogue, with transition action imagined or implied only. Couldn't we go outside for at least one scene?
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60

Variety

By Ken Eisner
When Sordid Lives does what it does best -- showing Southern gals in the full flight of rabid self-denial -- it's as screamingly funny as this subgenre can get.
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50

L.A. Weekly

By F. X. Feeney
Some of the performances are remarkably natural amid so much farce.
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40

Los Angeles Times

By Kevin Thomas
Has its moments here and there, but not nearly enough of them to add up to a satisfying movie.
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30

Chicago Reader

By Ted Shen
To call this campy would be charitable.
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Wesley Morris
The laughs come in all the wrong places when they come at all.
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47 out of 100
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