Free Samples
Free Samples (2013)

Jillian (Jess Weixler), a sardonic, bitter, verbose, hungover, law-school dropout, has a really bad day working on an ice-cream food truck as a favor to a friend. She treats her bizarre customers with the utter lack of respect she thinks… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: April 20, 2013
DVD Release Date: October 29, 2013
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Critic Score: 57% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Neil Genzlinger
New York Times

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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Neely Swanson
Easy Reader (California)

Never pretending to be something that it isn't, this film is slight and satisfying even if it, at times, seems more like a thesis film than the feature that is intended.

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David Ehrlich
Boxoffice Magazine

A deeply unpleasant micro-budget indie that has no clue how to extrapolate a single location into an entire feature, Free Samples is an ugly bit of work.

Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News

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

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Ethan Alter
Television Without Pity

A modest pleasure that greatly benefits from Weixler's charismatic presence.

Amy Nicholson
Los Angeles Times

"Free Samples" is a film about wasting time, and it feels like it.

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R. Kurt Osenlund
Slant Magazine

An angry indie that favors hollow ridicule over credibility.

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Flixster Audience Score: 35% Flixster User Reviews
Walter M.
After leaving law school, Jillian(Jess Weixler) spends most of her time hanging out with her friends back in her hometown. Waking up one morning after a night… More