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The Snowtown Murders Review Critics


Dave White Profile

Evil men at work. Read full review


Grae Drake Profile

Snowtown is no winter wonderland. Read full review

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

  • 4.0

    out of 100

    Generally favorable reviews
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  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter

    Only the truly ghoulish will find any pleasure in Snowtown, Justin Kurzel's well-crafted but hard-to-watch true-crime debut.

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  • 88

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    The film is a chilling study of an evil, dominant personality and his victims. It works primarily through an astonishingly good performance by Daniel Henshall as Bunting.

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  • 90

    out of 100

    The New York Times Jeannette Catsoulis

    The Snowtown Murders reminds us that sometimes evil is immediately recognizable, but at other times it comes bearing bacon and beer.

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