San Francisco Chronicle
The tense, stylish thriller turns into soft-core, slapdash psychodrama. Full Review
The New York Times
From a technical standpoint, Taking Lives is competent and sometimes even impressive. It is cleanly edited and nicely shot -- at times as cool and rich as a York Peppermint Pattie. Beyond that, there is not much to say. Full Review
Caruso is a much more resourceful director than this material deserves, but I resented being two steps ahead of the genius profiler and the genius serial-killer. Full Review
Taking Lives would have to work nights to reach mediocrity. Full Review
The movie voids a lot of good will with a cheesy ending. This is just the kind of denouement I was hoping Taking Lives wouldn't sink to, yet it does.