Knives Out (2019)

Knives Out (2019)

2019 | 130 Minutes

Drama | Thriller | Crime | Mystery | Comedy

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. F...

Overall Rating

8 / 10
Verdict: Good
  • dariusfrench

    dariusfrench

    9 / 10
    I hereby find the defendant “Knives Out” guilty for being too star-studded, too twisty, and devilishly too much fun. To my complete bewilderment, this turned out to be one of the biggest surprises I’ve seen the entire year and I’m more tha... Read the full review »
  • ScreenZealots

    ScreenZealots

    7 / 10
    Old-fashioned fun is the order of the day in “Knives Out,” director Rian Johnson‘s ensemble cast whodunit. Sometimes sticking with a classic storytelling formula can be the best decision, and this straightforward, literal-minded mystery shou... Read the full review »
  • Official FilmFed Review
    Writer/director Rian Johnson loves nothing more than subverting expectations. Brick - his first big-break - undercut classic noir in a high-school setting, his constantly twisty sci-fi venture Looper saw a brilliant unpacking of the age-old questi... Read the full review »