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  • Series Premiere Date: Jun 13, 2005
  • Season #: 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7
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Metascore
74

Generally favorable reviews - based on 4 Critics What's this?

User Score
8.3

Universal acclaim- based on 24 Ratings

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  • Summary: Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson is on the job again for the fourth season, but after selling her house, she's living in an apartment that doesn't allow cats.
  • Genre(s): Drama, Suspense
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 4
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 4
  3. Negative: 0 out of 4
  1. Reviewed by: Verne Gay
    80
    You'll be happy to know that every second -- particularly every second with Sedgwick onscreen -- is pretty much a joy.
  2. Reviewed by: Aubry D'Arminio
    75
    Brenda and Bill have enough reluctant chemistry and icky tension to make Clarice Starling and Hannibal Lecter proud. [18 Jul 2008, p.56]
  3. Developments in Brenda's private life also lend the episode some comic relief, which makes "The Closer" a well-balanced prime-time drama that has improved markedly from its earliest episodes.
  4. 70
    It's good news that much of Season 4 will focus on Brenda's investigative team and on police department politics.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 6
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 6
  3. Negative: 0 out of 6

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