Excerpt: Some odd pacing aside, Sorry To Bother You is a wild, adventurous, and radical experience; the kind we rarely get from most American comedies. A total breath of fresh air that holds up a mirror to our times.
Excerpt: Despite a chaotic fantasy that careens wildly from political satire into science fiction, this movie remains fun and witty in a lively way that boldly announces its presence. Its freewheeling bonkers mentality is simply too audacious to ignore.
Excerpt: Everything that follows needs to be seen to be believed because Riley goes beyond kitchen sink status to aim for the jugular where his message, irreverence, and karmic payback is concerned. He spotlights the carnage, calls out complicity, and presents the reality that it’s never too late to realize you’re a puppet too.
Excerpt: Sorry to Bother You sometimes strains under the pressures of many obstacles that are tough to clear for first-time-directors, but there is clearly a fresh voice coming from a filmmaker finding his footing rather quickly.
Excerpt: Brilliant in its commentary that taps into race relations, workplace woes, financial urgency, corporate corruption and the temptation of the confused psyche Sorry to Bother You is a challenging concoction of fueled anarchy and alienation set to the background of 9-to-5 office hour hell.