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Based on 23 Critics
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  • Not for a minute is Mad City anything less than entertaining. Yet it becomes frustrating nonetheless. Its ideas gradually seem to be at cross-purposes -- not complex, not tantalizingly ambiguous, but tangled and undefined. show more

  • A blanket indictment like this has to be either satirically trenchant or a roundhouse punch to the gut. Tom Matthews' script takes a mushy middle ground, and the result seems less mad than just a bit addled or hacked off. [07Nov1997 Pg08.D] show more

  • Unfortunately, Mad City merely pumps up the volume on material that has already been picked clean. [07Nov1997 Pg 74] show more

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