Love in the Time of Money
Love in the Time of Money (2002)

Like La Ronde, Peter Mattei's debut film Love in the Time of Money consists of a series of conversational duets that ultimately returns to the person who started the entire chain of events. Starting with prostitute Greta (Vera Farmiga)… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: November 1, 2002
DVD Release Date: December 9, 2003
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Critic Score: 18% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Connie Ogle
Miami Herald

I'm sure the filmmakers found this a remarkable and novel concept, but anybody who has ever seen an independent film can report that it is instead a cheap cliché.

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Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

Despite impeccable acting ... and a script that takes some rather unexpected (even, at times, preposterous) turns, Love is just too, too precious in the end.

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Michael Dequina

Feels more like an exercise for the cast and a calling card project for Mattei than a full-blooded film.

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Tom Sime
Dallas Morning News

The overall fabric is hypnotic, and Mr. Mattei fosters moments of spontaneous intimacy.

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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

The problems of the people in Love in the Time of Money are hardly specific to their era. They just have problems, which are neither original nor are presented in convincing way.

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Christopher Null

nothing to say about life, love, or even sex

Stephen Hunter
Washington Post

Too clever by about nine-tenths.

Andrew Sarris
New York Observer

Unfortunately, a cast of competent performers from movies, television and the theater are cast adrift in various New York City locations with no unifying rhythm or visual style.

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Anthony Miele
Film Threat

It is a great character study that ranks with Paul Thomas Anderson's epic Magnolia.

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Flixster Audience Score: 25% Flixster User Reviews
Coxxie Mild Sauce
kind of pointless jumble of affairs. a little too "indie" for me
Walter M.
"Love in the Time of Money" is not the first updating of "La Ronde" to the present day in New York City and it probably won't be the… More

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