"The director addresses sexuality with candor and wit, but it is the act of research as much as its object that imparts to KINSEY its flush of passion and its rush of romance."New York Times
"Keen craftsmanship gets the film out of the gate in a zip....It's one of the year's better movies. Linney is a match for Neeson..."USA Today
"Intelligently written and directed with a pleasing frankness....A notable life and a significant film."Los Angeles Times
"Liam Neeson essays a brave and often endearing portrait of Kinsey..."
"[T]he film is meticulously researched and thoughtfully balanced....It's a biopic with sass and edge..."
Movieline's Hollywood Life
"Sarsgaard is characteristically riveting...and every character, however passing, is casually exquisite and exquisitely cast."
"[A] scrappy, funny, hot-to-trot biopic....Liam Neeson digs into his best role in years as Kinsey....It's a monumental performance."
"Condon has a real knack for making biopics breathe....He also has an eye for witty detail."
Sight and Sound
"[T]his is a brave and intelligent which most directors wouldn't have dared attempt."
"Incisive, gripping, and unpreachy, the film will continue to arouse discussion regarding the morality of Kinsey's methods..."