Return to Sender Reviews

August 14, 2015
[It] seems to exist only to answer the unasked question "What would "I Spit on Your Grave" have been like if the main character had been Martha Stewart?"
August 13, 2015
Mikati never settles on whether he's steering an identity crisis drama or an exploitative vengeance fantasy.
August 13, 2015
For most of the way, "Return to Sender" merges creepy and sexy to good effect, thanks to a close-to-the-vest performance by Rosamund Pike, the missing wife of "Gone Girl."
August 12, 2015
Pike phones in a reprise of her Oscar-nominated "Gone Girl" performance, complete with brittle perfection and a loose screw.
August 12, 2015
Even with the dramatic buildup, Mikati hesitates to make Return to Sender an all-out revenge fantasy, and the characters are too sketchy for an effective psychological thriller.
Top Critic
June 3, 2015
Rosamund Pike deserves better than this queasy exploitation pic, which plays as a belated dry run for "Gone Girl."
May 22, 2015
It's queasy stuff.
May 21, 2015
Predictable exploitation with little in the way of surprise.