The Closer: Season 7 Reviews

August 14, 2018
The show's increasing silliness had begun to verge on self-parody -- not the right drift for a vehicle that had won Sedgwick a drama Emmy.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
September 13, 2016
There were a number of lighthearted episodes that never quite worked. But the dramatic material was, and still is, formidable.
August 13, 2012
After seven seasons, The Closer is leaving the air in a condition that's far from its best.
Full Review | Original Score: C
August 13, 2012
The intensity of the storyline and of Brenda's final few acts were jaw-dropping.
August 10, 2012
There are many reasons The Closer has been a reliable hit for TNT since its 2005 premiere: decent scripts, a winning ensemble of character actors and, most of all, having Kyra Sedgwick in the lead role.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
July 12, 2011
This is Sedgwick's show, a star vehicle all the way.
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July 11, 2011
Good start to The End and a major twist.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
July 11, 2011
The Closer is still the same fast-paced cop drama. It's just that now we also have the subtext of finding out what road we take to the close.