Metacritic Movie Ratings
The Good German Reviews

3.0

49

out of 100

Metascore®
Mixed or average reviews
Based on a weighted average of all critic review scores.

A sample of reviews from critics across the country.

  • 80

    out of 100

    The Hollywood ReporterKirk Honeycutt

    Blanchett gets everything right -- the accent, her German dialogue, the weary sexuality (deliberately reminiscent of Marlene Dietrich) and the amorality her character has embraced.

    Read full review

  • 75

    out of 100

    Entertainment WeeklyLisa Schwarzbaum

    The leisure-time viewer will say, ''Hey, this is sort of like "Casablanca," so why play it again?''

    Read full review

  • 50

    out of 100

    USA TodayClaudia Puig

    Soderbergh's homage to film noir and wartime thrillers, is technically stunning but narratively and thematically hollow.

    Read full review

  • 40

    out of 100

    Wall Street JournalJoe Morgenstern

    Steven Soderbergh's new film is a puzzle wrapped in a mystery inside a perversity. The puzzle is Mr. Soderbergh's approach to what might have been an intriguing experiment, rather than the off-putting one it turned out to be.

    Read full review

See all The Good German movie reviews at Metacritic.com

Share
Advertisement