Metacritic Movie Ratings
The Frozen Ground Reviews



out of 100

Generally unfavorable reviews
Based on a weighted average of all critic review scores.

A sample of reviews from critics across the country.

  • 50

    out of 100

    VarietyDennis Harvey

    [A] solid if unmemorable true-crime drama.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The Hollywood ReporterJohn DeFore

    Unfortunately, writer-director Scott Walker's film is a muddled and strangely inert one, generating little of the suspense or anguish its subject requires; despite its high-profile cast.

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  • 30

    out of 100

    Village VoiceRob Staeger

    The climactic interrogation wraps up neatly and just in time, much more like a story "based on actual events" than the events themselves.

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