By Erin Richter
Updated May 23, 1997 at 04:00 AM EDT
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This movie is so money, it doesn’t know how money it is. Or that’s how the neo-Rat Packers would put it in this witty, honest look at lonely-hearted guys on the L.A. lounge scene. ”Money” is the highest of compliments in the lingo used by smooth-talking ”baby” magnet Trent (Vince Vaughn) in Swingers, who loyally tries to rouse his pal Mike (screenwriter and Friends regular Jon Favreau) from a post-breakup funk. Dolled up by a swingin’ soundtrack and sassy homages to Tarantino and Scorsese, this smart, smart-ass comedy is watchable again and again on tape. If it were any fresher, it would deserve a slap in the face. A

Swingers

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  • Movie
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mpaa
  • R
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  • 96 minutes
director
  • Doug Liman

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