Searching Reviews

September 1, 2018
Searching is a taut, effectively paced mystery-thriller with a powerful emotional component.
August 31, 2018
Cho, Messing, and La are excellent actors who are offered almost nothing to work with.
August 31, 2018
The suspense is satisfactory; the pace is well-sustained. What really clicks, though, is the message: We leave digital bread crumbs everywhere we go, and if our secrets are not safe, neither are we.
August 31, 2018
That a thriller would come along utilizing these ideas was inevitable. What's unexpected is that it would be done so well.
August 30, 2018
A well-crafted mystery with quite a few unexpected twists and turns.
August 30, 2018
"Searching," a pleasantly gimmicky movie, gets its power from something that isn't a gimmick at all: an actor's ability to simply and movingly tell a story.
August 29, 2018
"Searching" is like a refreshed web page, a new take on something woefully familiar.
August 29, 2018
[A] clever but silicon-chip-thin movie...
August 28, 2018
In its most inventive moments, it almost feels like a new way of storytelling.
August 28, 2018
First-time filmmaker Aneesh Chaganty (a former Google employee, appropriately) is a resourceful man, and a very clever one; he nearly aces his high-wire conceit to the end.