• Network: NBC
  • Series Premiere Date: Mar 21, 2012
Metascore
68

Generally favorable reviews - based on 19 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 15 out of 19
  2. Negative: 0 out of 19
  1. Reviewed by: Alan Sepinwall
    Mar 20, 2012
    83
    It is snappy, and funny enough when it needs to be.
  2. Reviewed by: Ken Tucker
    Mar 20, 2012
    83
    This eccentric romantic comedy deserves a chance to survive.
User Score
5.9

Mixed or average reviews- based on 17 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 5
  2. Negative: 2 out of 5
  1. Apr 20, 2012
    4
    The show may have potential but seems to be just trashy jokes and concepts that pass as entertainment today. I watch out of boredom really,The show may have potential but seems to be just trashy jokes and concepts that pass as entertainment today. I watch out of boredom really, and to for long. Full Review »
  2. Apr 15, 2012
    10
    to be honest, i think most of us are tired of the poorly written, poorly executed rom-coms. Bent, is thankfully a refreshing new twist to ato be honest, i think most of us are tired of the poorly written, poorly executed rom-coms. Bent, is thankfully a refreshing new twist to a used up concept. The show wastes little time on introduction, yet making you understand most of the main characters. David Walton pulls of a relaxed and slack contractor to Amanda Peet's single mother/lawyer. But by far the best part of the show is Jeffrey Tambor's best role since Arrested Development. not for everyone, but a it will surely give you a good chuckle. Full Review »
  3. Apr 10, 2012
    8
    love it, good cast, very funny, enjoying the relationships and the characters of the show, what's not to like? keep itlove it, good cast, very funny, enjoying the relationships and the characters of the show, what's not to like? keep it up...................................................... Full Review »