Above Suspicion Reviews

May 13, 2021
It's all interesting stuff, but not fodder for a movie. There's not enough there for a movie like this to fill in.
May 7, 2021
There's more than enough meat on the bones of this true story for a film like Above Suspicion, but director Phillip Noyce can't figure out how to tell it in a way that's more interesting than a Wikipedia entry.
May 5, 2021
Shot way back in 2016, but only now reaching American theaters and digital services, Above Suspicion plays exactly like a movie you'd expect to sit on the shelf for years, no one pushing hard for its release.
July 14, 2020
Sex, drugs and J. Edgar-sized violations of FBI ethics rules.
July 14, 2020
What Above Suspicion lacks in flashy direction, it makes up for in strong performances and gripping true-life material to draw from.
July 14, 2020
Shy of committing either to its rural noir trappings or its hovering air of mordant black comedy.
July 8, 2020
The stranger-than-fiction weirdness and emotional dysfunction are what's interesting here, and the film doesn't quite take the lid off it. But Clarke is effective as Smith and carries the picture.