Her Smell (2018) - Rotten Tomatoes

Her Smell (2018)



Critic Consensus: Held together by a gripping lead performance from Elisabeth Moss, Her Smell is challenging and admittedly uneven, but ultimately worth the effort.

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Elisabeth Moss
as Becky Something
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Critic Reviews for Her Smell

All Critics (31) | Top Critics (7)

Some may not have the stomach for it, and yet Moss's oscillating, energy-devouring performance and the real-time composition of Perry's scenes make it almost impossible to look away.

October 3, 2018 | Full Review…

Over and above the furious-and ultimately painfully tender-drama, Perry achieves something of a new, grand version of his own cinematic music.

September 26, 2018 | Full Review…

Once you're in there, you go with it. Elisabeth Moss's commitment, and the burnished bravura of her talent, pull you through.

September 17, 2018 | Full Review…

A turned-up-to-11 emotional hurricane.

September 11, 2018 | Full Review…

Bafflingly unbalanced.

September 11, 2018 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

More loudly stylized than his earlier films, "Her Smell" is visceral nightmare from the moment it starts; if the script evokes John Cassavetes, the aesthetic seems more inspired by Gaspar Noé.

September 10, 2018 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

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