Knives Out Reviews

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November 13, 2019
Loaded with irreverent humour and a cavalcade of magnificent performances, this darkly comedic caper is a deliriously fabulous ride you won't want to end.
November 11, 2019
A renowned narrative format honoured yet subverted, a plot that is intelligent but not smug, an all-star cast that is perfectly balanced, giving performances that range from venomous to vulnerable yet are all rip-roaringly funny.
November 11, 2019
The characters are kooky and the twists surprising, which makes for a really good time at the theater.
November 10, 2019
There's nuance dripping like venom from thirsty fangs all over the performance stage of Johnson's cinematic charade.
November 8, 2019
Knives Out leads viewers on a thrilling and wickedly fun ride as the entire ensemble offers breathtaking performances in this whodunnit mystery.
November 8, 2019
A proper whodunit, as twist-turny as you might expect, and as amusingly edgy and cutting as its title suggests.
November 6, 2019
Rian Johnson once again subverts expectations to tremendous success.
November 5, 2019
With rich-families-in-crisis shows like 'Succession' becoming phenomenons, this film has potential to make a big splash at the box office. And it's good, too, which is always something.
November 4, 2019
Thanks to the killer ensemble, Johnson still deals up a kind of alternative event escapism, one that deals in star-power and smarm that is so often missing from the cineplexes.
November 2, 2019
A fun thrill ride from beginning to end. Johnson's fresh spin on the classic whodunit formula delivers the right amount of laughs and surprises. A breakout performance from Ana de Armas. [Full Review in Spanish]
October 28, 2019
What's that I hear? It's 'as if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced.' The sound of deflated haters never sounded so sweet as seeing Rian Johnson's The Last Jedi followup, the wildly hilarious whodunit Knives Out.
October 24, 2019
Knives Out is that great story, told by someone with great imagination and at the top of his game. This might be the most fun film you'll see this year.
October 24, 2019
Knives Out is absolutely incredible. It honors the murder mystery genre, subverts it, injects on-point political commentary, and most importantly, is one of the most flat-out ******* entertaining movies all year
October 23, 2019
It's a fun and at times very amusing fresh take on the usual period genre films.
October 23, 2019
Hugely hilarious entertainment and delivers just what the trailer laid out to fulfill our wildest expectations.
October 21, 2019
Knives Out is a WhoDunIt thriller with an outstanding cast, an enthralling mystery, and it is directed/communicated exhilaratingly well.
October 21, 2019
Part Agatha Christie, part The Pink Panther,Knives Outis driven by its comically devious, delusional array of suspects and its southern fried detective.
October 16, 2019
Knives Out is an absolutely audacious but terrifically entertaining romp that's filled with suspense and plenty of twists and turns to keep you guessing throughout.
October 14, 2019
[T]he film plays around with the tropes of the genre while skilfully creating a riveting mystery of its own, one that functions in part as a sly, satirical take-down of Make America Great Again-style thinking.
October 13, 2019
Touching at times, this neatly wrapped tale about immigrants, upper class entitlement and Trumpian politics flawlessly refreshes the murder-mystery genre.
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