Metacritic Movie Ratings
The Deep Blue Sea Reviews

5.0

82

out of 100

Metascore®
Universal acclaim
Based on a weighted average of all critic review scores.

A sample of reviews from critics across the country.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Entertainment WeeklyLisa Schwarzbaum

    In this typically exquisite, nuanced, memory-infused work from master British filmmaker Terence Davies, we believe every minute of the torment of Hester (Rachel Weisz).

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  • 88

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-TimesRoger Ebert

    The film most of all is about Hester, who stares out the window and smokes.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood ReporterTodd McCarthy

    As intensely personal and deeply felt as it is, however, Davies' attempt to breathe new life into Rattigan's 1952 play is a rather bloodless, suffocating thing, lent tragic passion more by its use of Samuel Barber's Violin Concerto than by anything achieved by his star Rachel Weisz and her leading man.

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