Raising Hope 2.02 "Sabrina Has Money" Review

Money will make a person do somethings they aren't proud of, and boy did we learn that in last nights Raising Hope. When the Chance's find out that Sabrina's (Shannon Woodward) family is loaded with cash, everyone begins to act just a little bit crazier. Shoot, even Maw Maw (Cloris Leachman) gets a little bit nuttier (but more on that in a minute). Does as of this translate into huge laughs or, are the writers laughing their way to the bank with this episode? Continue reading to find out.

Every sitcom seems to have an episode like this. The main family fins out another character belongs to a wealthy family. Raising Hope however, did this story in such a good fashion that I didn't mind that the story premise has been over used. Seeing the family change a bit when they found out about Sabrina's family money was great from beginning to end. Of course, everyone reacted different to the news, and that made for some hilarious moments throughout out the show. You have Virginia (Martha Plimpton) going crazy over a toilet, Burt (Garret Dillahunt) trying to please his wife with lobster, Jimmy (Lucas Neff) wanting to have Hope rub elbows with rich babies, and Maw Maw wanting to use the new toilet more than normal. Having every character participate in the story this week really made the episode whole. Read More...



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