Everyone has a motive. No one has a clue.
A modern take on the classic detective genre. When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.
- " Funny and smart, this is one of the wittiest and most entertaining films of the year. " – Charles Koplinski (Reel Talk with Chuck and Pam)
- " Everything old can be new again, and Knives Out demonstrates this brilliantly due to Rian Johnson's airtight script, assured direction and the commitment from the crazily talented cast. Foul play has never been this much fun. " – Harris Dang (Impulse Gamer)
- " Rian Johnson proves himself to be one of contemporary cinema's most creative, inspired, disciplined, and downright entertaining filmmakers working today. " – Richard Propes (TheIndependentCritic.com)