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7.0

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Metascore
68

Generally favorable reviews - based on 24 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 20 out of 24
  2. Negative: 2 out of 24
  1. Reviewed by: J.R. Jones
    Jan 13, 2011
    80
    No simple tabloid recap. Gibney applies himself to two mysteries, neither of which he unravels but both of which make for gripping cinema.
  2. Reviewed by: Kate Taylor
    Nov 19, 2010
    75
    When Spitzer resigned, they broke out champagne on the stock exchange trading floor. Shame on them.
  3. Reviewed by: Amy Biancolli
    Nov 18, 2010
    75
    Spitzer was undone by his zipper, but as Client 9 makes clear, he was also undone by his refusal - or inability - to make nice with some of the state's most powerful characters.