Money Talks
Money Talks (1997)

Essentially a showcase for the talents of squeaky-voiced comedian Chris Tucker, who has been compared to a young Eddie Murphy by fans, and to fingernails on a chalkboard by detractors, this action-comedy centers on the unlikely friendship… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: August 22, 1997
DVD Release Date: January 13, 1998
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Critic Score: 16% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today

Tucker and his profanely funny verbal bullets ... are about the only reason to put up with this gratuitously violent, race-baiting, jumbled ripoff.

Scott Weinberg does Chris Tucker. Incessantly.

Michael Dequina

Tucker's manic energy is the only thing keeping the audience from dozing off like the rest of the cast.

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Rod Granger
Film Journal International

Mainly a showcase for the talented Tucker, and unfortunately doesn't add up to much else.

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Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

Mildly funny prototype for Ratners later Rush Hour franchise

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

serves up a crude blend of flip comedy and jarring violence... Tucker squeals loud and long. Here's hoping he gets the Ned Beatty part when 'Deliverance' is finally remade.

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Flixster Audience Score: 71% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
Fast talking Tucker is the star in this fast paced comedy that despite doing badly upon release and being a rather bog standard action flick, I quite like it.… More
Aaron Neuwirth
James Russell: I want some answers! Franklin Hatchett: Hey man, me and Guy just down here, checkin' out some fly rides, and mackin' some hos and… More
Jason Robinson
One of my favorite movies of all time. Yeah, it's not great, but Chris Tucker delivers some of the funniest lines I've heard. Great movie for a… More
Al S
An endlessly hilarious and gut-busting action-comedy that you will head over heels laugh for the entire ride. Delivering a full-clip of explosive action. A wild… More
Mike S
Good action-comedies is a rare thing to come by these days. But during the 90's they came in the plenty, and this is an excellent example of that. Chris… More
danny d
had some funny moments, not bad