Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile Review

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This is an advance review out of the Sundance Film Festival. The movie will debut on Netflix later in 2019.

In the lore of serial killer movies, none have tried so hard to make us feel sympathetic about a man who murdered 30 women as Joe Berlinger’s Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile. The performances are great, and the film tries to do something new with the serial killer genre, but its misguided tone and an abrupt change of focus halfway through the film are hard to overlook, even if it’s somehow also one hell of a courtroom comedy.

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