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3.8
261 Ratings

Mindhunter

United States, 2017
Crime, Drama, Thriller

Synopsis

An agent in the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit tracks down serial killers and rapists.

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  • ig_____or's rating of the film Mindhunter

    "Mindhunter" subverts the expectations for this kind of show by not showing you the victims, the killings or the crime scenes. Pretty much everything is left for the viewer to imagine, which can prove disappointing to some. However, I think that the characters, dialogues and production values make it very entertaining. Dr. Carr and Ed Kemper were standouts but the leading duo is also quite charming. Season 2, please.

  • HKFanatic's rating of the film Mindhunter

    You can imagine the dollar signs in the Netflix executive's eyes when somebody pitched this as "'Mad Men' meets 'Se7en'!" - but "Mindhunter" belies its elevator pitch with one of the most absorbing shows of the Peak TV era. It makes sense as this is very much David Fincher's territory: process, procedure, investigation. In Holden Ford, he finally has a protagonist as interesting as the killers who so fascinate him.

  • Annalee's rating of the film Mindhunter

    Highly interesting yet mediocre. Cameron Britton was absolutely amazing in his portrayal of Edmund Kemper! Hands down the best actor in the series. Jonathan Groff fell short, per usual, in his role. Completely unbelievable in his role. I also felt that Anna Torv was miscast in this, as well.

  • Addy K.'s rating of the film Mindhunter

    With MINDHUNTER, Fincher flicks his "people are perverts" maxim to slow burn. Directing 4 of 10 episodes, his precise visual style and combative intellectualism emerge as distinct signifiers. A pastiche of SOCIAL NETWORK, GONE GIRL and ZODIAC, the ten hours fully allow Fincher to explore personal themes: a brilliant young man vs. monolithic hierarchy; his estrangement from the mainstream not dissimilar to 'deviants'.

  • MATTEO BITTANTI's rating of the film Mindhunter

    This truly is an anomaly: there is no on-screen violence whatsoever, and yet, this is the most terrifying series of the year. It's not a "whodunnit" - all the cards are on the table - and yet it is compelling and intriguing. It's basically ten hours of conversations, and yet it feels incredible intense and puts most action-based series to shame. A true gem. PS It is set in the same universe as Manhunt: Unabomber.

  • Slow Immersion's rating of the film Mindhunter

    Watched all 10 episodes within a day; good but not great. It was my most anticipated show of the year but although a nice procedural/profiling series it didnt have anything that special.

  • DenoResandono's rating of the film Mindhunter

    Watching MINDHUNTER is like attending criminology or psychology class for ± 10 hours. I think - it's easy for me to say that MINDHUNTER is one of the best TV series of the year. It's gripping, haunting, and I never get bored from start to finish. A compliment for Joe Penhall, David Fincher, & the rest of the crew. MINDHUNTER proved something: You don't need gore or action sequences to make such a thrilling story...

  • Alvise Narduzzi's rating of the film Mindhunter

    Applausi per il debutto seriale di Fincher, che riesce con sicurezza a farsi spazio nel complesso e competitivo mondo delle serie tv, dimostrando in dieci ottime puntate di essere un cineasta coi controcazzi. La serie gode del magnifico stile visivo del suo creatore, oltre che di una storia ben scritta, originale ed incalzante. Una boccata d'aria fresca per chiunque sia stanco di serie scontate e dozzinali.