Share

Watch It

On DVD: Now | On Blu-ray: Now

Body Heat Review

Other Critics provided by Metacritic.com

Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 4.0
    78

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    Body Heat is good enough to make film noir play like we hadn't seen it before.

    Read Full Review

  • 80

    out of 100

    The New York Times Janet Maslin

    While Body Heat involves murder, fraud, a weak hero led astray and a seductive, double-dealing broad, it also incorporates something new: a sexual explicitness that the old films could only hint at.

    Read Full Review

  • 80

    out of 100

    Time Richard Corliss

    Body Heat is full of meaty characters and pungent performances...a film to be seen at a drive-in, on a heavy summer night, with someone you trust.

    Read Full Review

  • See all Body Heat reviews at Metacritic.com

Advertisement