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  • Series Premiere Date: Oct 15, 2000
  • Season #: 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8

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  • Summary: Larry and his friends return after nearly two years and bring along a "Seinfeld" reunion.
  • Genre(s): Comedy
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 17 out of 18
  2. Negative: 0 out of 18
  1. Reviewed by: Ken Tucker
    Watching Jerry, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jason Alexander, and Michael Richards bounce off Larry David makes you realize what Curb had been missing: worthy opponents for Larry to argue and scheme with.
  2. 90
    You know you will laugh, but you know you will cringe. You know you will guffaw, but you'll also likely wince. It's hard to imagine comedy that's any edgier, without being topical, than this.
  3. 88
    The David of Curb is so scathingly direct that he’s also quite funny; half the time he’s just saying things that the rest of us are too polite or repressed to say.
  4. 80
    Reading that vague description, you are certain there is nothing in the show to make you laugh. But if you watch, I guarantee you will at least smile in spite of your better impulses. I'm sorry, but this is some of David's best work.
  5. Reviewed by: Brian Lowry
    With David's eccentricity permeating every aspect of the show, these new episodes feel more unrestrained than ever.
  6. It's vintage Larry - bad behavior that only gets worse as the half-hour goes on - and it begins to set the stage for the season's main event, the "Seinfeld" reunion that may or may not bring about another even more important one.
  7. I know there are a lot of people out there who can’t get enough of it, all the irritation and the narcissism and the racial tension and the yelling. But I’m not one of those people....Curb Your Enthusiasm leaves me just...well, a little bored.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 13 out of 14
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 14
  3. Negative: 1 out of 14
  1. Oct 29, 2010
    Classic show with yet another great season. I would have to put Curb your Enthusiasm into the category of the best comedy show on TV of all time. Seven seasons and Larry David hasn't produced a mediocre or even just good one yet. Expand
  2. Oct 26, 2010
    This show is one of the funniest shows ever created. The little nuances keep you watching. Larry is the most lovable ass that i have ever seen on television. Much like a fine wine, this show has done nothing but get better and better season, after season. Expand
  3. Mar 2, 2011
    Good enough. It sure gives a lot of Hollywood something to do when no one is hiring them. The episodes are funny and apparently are pretty close to how his life goes. Expand
  4. Jul 6, 2011
    This review contains spoilers, click expand to view. Not the best Curb Your Enthusiasm season. If your a fan like me, you might feel a little disapointed. It is still funny and watchable. All I'm saying is that they could do better. The show reunion was cool, but I also feel like they could have done better on that too. Also, Jeff keeps on cheating on his wife by having sex with other women including Funkhouzer's mental sister. It is still worth seeing if your a fan. Expand

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