Sex and Breakfast
Sex and Breakfast (2007)

Four people get a crash course in the difference between love and desire in this independent drama. Ellis (Kuno Becker) and Renee (Eliza Dushku) are a young couple who've grown tired of one another, and though they're still in love,… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 22, 2008
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Critic Score: 9% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Sam Sweet
L.A. Weekly

Suffering from what could be called Garden State syndrome, Sex and Breakfast demands that we empathize with the anguish of straight, white, financially privileged young people and their significantly hot significant others.

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Stephen Farber
Hollywood Reporter

Turgid and pointless.

Amy Nicholson
I.E. Weekly

The four restless young bedfellows talk lots and communicate little in trite and stagy digressions; even when they strip off their shirts, they're still emotionally clothed.

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Kevin Crust
Los Angeles Times

Despite an attractive cast and a few nice moments, Sex and Breakfast is just not that exciting.

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Karina Longworth
SpoutBlog

The only thing shameful about Sex and Breakfast is its unwillingness to get really shameful.

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Kam Williams
NewsBlaze

Don't be duped by the steamy-sounding premise, for this dud manages to turn the prospect of swinging into a dull and decidedly antiseptic affair.

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John Anderson
Variety

A tortured talkfest with a premise far less ripe than its title.

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Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

And lest you're curious about the title: There is actually more time given to breakfast in the film than to sex.

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Bob Strauss
Los Angeles Daily News

Along with his insights into love and tedium, writer-director Miles Brandman makes sure that a lot of mopey mumbling and guitar-strumming fills the soundtrack.

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Flixster Audience Score: 21% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
For a low budget film, this was really good.I didn't expect to like it half as much as I did and I certainly didn't expect to feel moved by it. This… More
Leo L
An interesting movie. Culkin is a bit on the hilarious side in this.
Lovable Misanthrope
Interesting concept, but the story seemed to be lacking.
Robert Fearon
This is the first thing I've seen Eliza in since The Last Supper, in which she made a brief appearance, and while Sex & Breakfast wasn't exactly… More