Metascore
76

Generally favorable reviews - based on 6 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 6
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  1. Reviewed by: Jesse Cataldo
    Dec 21, 2011
    88
    A lot of evil is laid on the table in El Sicario, and the film makes a big, if exquisitely subtle show, of theorizing that there's no way to explain how it got there.
  2. Reviewed by: Alison Willmore
    Dec 29, 2011
    83
    El Sicario: Room 164 is an almost laughably simple, aggressively drab-looking film, but it packs a wallop.
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  1. Jan 13, 2012
    10
    A very interesting documentary. All of the film taking place in one room (except for some landscape shots). Only one narrator speaking aboutA very interesting documentary. All of the film taking place in one room (except for some landscape shots). Only one narrator speaking about his life and his work as a hitman, torturer,.. for the drug cartel. Full Review »