• Trading Places (1983) Rating & Reviews

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  • Although it tends to rely heavily on slapstick in the second half, the movie provides plenty of laughs and is one of director Landis's best efforts. show more

  • It's easily the best of the movies I've seen by the various "Saturday Night Live" alumni, and part of the reason it's funny and satisfying is that it doesn't strain. [09 Jun 1983]

  • But what's most visible in the movie is the engaging acting. Murphy and Aykroyd are perfect foils for each other. show more

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