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Thank You for Smoking Review

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3.5

Dave White Profile

… mostly-funny-but-still-soft … Read full review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 4.0
    71

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Kirk Honeycutt

    The movie is amusing and clever but only skin deep. It lacks the acidity and rage of a satire such as "Network."

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    Of all the funny things in Thank You for Smoking, and there are many, the most striking is Robert Duvall's absolutely mirthless laugh.

  • 83

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    Cynical and cheerily merciless.

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  • 88

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    Here is a satire both savage and elegant, a dagger instead of a shotgun.

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  • 88

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    The razor-sharp satire Thank You for Smoking is the wittiest dark comedy of the year thus far. It has appeal to all sides of the political spectrum.

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