A Crooked Somebody Reviews

October 19, 2018
While poking fun at a broad target, this thriller maintains a moderate level of suspense before falling apart in the convoluted final act.
October 8, 2018
A captivating, wickedly funny and provocative satire with a breakthrough performance by Rich Sommer.
October 5, 2018
It's always nice when a movie with little to no buzz sneaks up on you like this one did for me.
October 4, 2018
A Crooked Somebody is smarter than the usual thriller.
October 4, 2018
Sommer, who did fine supporting work on TV's "Mad Men," doesn't prove a distinctive or charismatic enough presence to carry an entire film, especially one as uneven as this.
October 4, 2018
Features excellent performances and a plot firmly rooted in relationships rather than stunts.
October 4, 2018
Often uncomfortable and all the better for it, "A Crooked Somebody" doesn't mind watching its characters squirm a little. That's tough for them but good for us in this highly enjoyable thriller.
October 3, 2018
A resonant character study depicting the myriad ways we take advantage of others.
October 3, 2018
A satisfyingly crafted entertainment that doesn't try to reinvent the wheel, but does take a few surprising detours from well-trodden genre paths
September 30, 2018
Sharp performances make this knotty thriller about a psychic who has to lie to his life sing.