Manhunt: Series 1 Reviews

March 12, 2019
Manhunt's navigations of clues and dead ends at times are enough to keep this pot simmering if not boiling. Nor is there anything wrong with Clunes' lead performance, which unfortunately is in service to a not-so-greater whole.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
Top Critic
March 12, 2019
Manhunt is reassuring to watch - and not only because Sutton and company do catch the killer who, I'm happy to say, isn't romanticized or made somehow "colorful."
March 12, 2019
There's something likably precise in the old-school focus on how much boring paperwork, staff-wide effort and luck goes into piecing together a complex case.
January 15, 2019
Clunes felt right, clutching his flask of coffee and delivering an authentic, contained performance of a decent, unflashy grafter.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 14, 2019
It will also be intriguing to see how this quietly thrilling drama portrays the monstrous Bellfield without giving him undue attention
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
January 11, 2019
At times, Manhunt feels like an exploitative theme-park ride through one of the biggest tabloid stories of the millennium.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5