The Closer: Season 1 Reviews

March 6, 2019
[The Closer] brings a slightly new angle to the glut of police dramas: Rather than relying on CSI-style gadgetry, Closer's kick comes in the knotty conversations Johnson has with her suspects.
Full Review | Original Score: B
March 6, 2019
Female detectives are in fashion again on television.
March 6, 2019
Tough female cops on television are no longer a novelty
March 6, 2019
OK, the plot leaves something to be desired, but make no mistake, what is very good about "The Closer" is the charismatic Sedgwick, as well as the other cast members.
June 12, 2005
With Sedgwick's unforced charm and her witty iron-fist-meets-velvet-glove performance, The Closer rises to the top of TV's summer bill.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
June 9, 2005
At first glance a nothing-special copshow, The Closer's ad-free premiere actually proves surprisingly entertaining.