Metacritic Movie Ratings
The Zodiac 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.

  • 40

    out of 100

    The Hollywood ReporterKirk Honeycutt

    Few films have ever ended on such a low, anti-climatic note as The Zodiac.

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  • 30

    out of 100

    Los Angeles TimesKevin Crust

    Unfortunately, the film lacks the suspense and drama to carry the psychological burden placed on it by its makers. Plot strands are dropped like so much lint, and it ends so abruptly that you wonder whether the filmmakers ran out of money, ideas or both.

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  • 16

    out of 100

    Entertainment WeeklyOwen Gleiberman

    The Zodiac has been made with the dunderheaded flatness of bad '70s TV.

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