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  • Series Premiere Date: Sep 26, 2007
  • Season #: 1 , 2
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Generally favorable reviews- based on 77 Ratings

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  • Starring: Zoe McLellan, Natalie Zea, Peter Krause
  • Summary: Peter Krause finds himself in more dirty business as a lawyer for a very powerful but dysfunctional family.
  • Genre(s): Drama
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 19 out of 26
  2. Negative: 4 out of 26
  1. Stylized, soapy, silly, it's one of the most interesting shows this fall. [12 Oct 2007, p.64]
  2. 80
    Dirty Sexy is right on the money.
  3. 80
    The excellent cast keeps drawing you back--especially Donald Sutherland as family patriarch Tripp Darling, whose evil glint makes even as benign a phrase as ''good morning'' sound like ''I'm going to put an ice pick through your eye.'' Even better is Krause's portrayal of Nick, layers of exasperation upon fascination upon temptation.
  4. 75
    Everybody's having too much fun--and that will include the viewers.
  5. Dirty Sexy Money so far lacks either Aaron Sorkin’s Gatling-gun wit or Alan Ball’s mordant mortuary humor.... That’s the bad news. The good news about Dirty Sexy Money is that we sorely require a show of its sort.
  6. Reviewed by: Brian Lowry
    Yet despite an unusually high-octane (and yes, reasonably sexy) cast ably led by "Six Feet Under's" Peter Krause, the pilot doesn’t quite gel--feeling too determined to be quirky and provocative, and baited with a mystery that lacks the allure of the suicide that set "Housewives" in motion.
  7. Dirty Sexy Money, ABC's dull new drama starring Peter Krause ("Six Feet Under") and Donald Sutherland, contrives for your viewing displeasure one of the world's stupidest, richest and hate-worthy families called the Darlings.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 30 out of 37
  2. Negative: 4 out of 37
  1. AndrinaM.
    Jun 17, 2008
    So addictive, I cant help but love all the characters even with all their faults. Can't wait for the second series.
  2. DaleR.
    Nov 22, 2007
    This show is HOTTTTTT! Love all the characters - from Tripp to Brian Jr. to Elder to Carmelita - they are fantastic!!! I hope it never ends!
  3. AimeeK.
    Mar 3, 2008
    I loved this show! I really looked forward to watching it on Wednesdays! I'm hoping it makes a come back!
  4. GM
    Sep 27, 2007
    Looking frwd to future shows...Yes i loved Knots landing,Dallas,Falcon crest ! This will be fun & over the top trash TV.
  5. SusanL.
    Mar 1, 2008
    Donald Sutherland at his elegant smarmiest. Great stuff that shows money does not buy happiness.
  6. AndyD.
    Oct 3, 2007
    I love the actors and the show looks promising.
  7. LolaG
    Jan 11, 2008
    The worst script ever seen on TV! The characters couldn't be any duller or dumber

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