Metacritic Movie Ratings
Get Rich or Die Tryin' Reviews

3.0

45

out of 100

Metascore®
Mixed or average reviews
Based on a weighted average of all critic review scores.

A sample of reviews from critics across the country.

  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-TimesRoger Ebert

    A film with a rich and convincing texture, a drama with power and anger.

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  • 63

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune

    Sheridan's ensemble ensures that "Get Rich," the film, comes to life around the edges, if not at its center.

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  • 60

    out of 100

    The Hollywood ReporterKirk Honeycutt

    For all its biographical truth, Get Rich's journey into a ghetto of hustlers, gangstas and mindless violence is all too familiar.

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  • 58

    out of 100

    Entertainment WeeklyLisa Schwarzbaum

    Neither powerful nor interesting. It is a run-of-the-mill movie ''product'' developed as part of a 50 Cent marketing plan.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    USA TodayClaudia Puig

    Movie stardom is seductive, but 50 Cent and his fans will be best served if he sticks to to his day job.

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