Entertainment Weekly

Stay Connected

Subscribe

Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content

Article

'Every Secret Thing': EW review

Posted on

Jojo Whilden

Every Secret Thing

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Laura Lippman
genre:
Fiction

We gave it a B

When a 3-year-old girl goes missing, the prime suspects are Ronnie Fuller (Dakota Fanning) and Alice Manning (Danielle Macdonald), two teen outcasts fresh out of juvie for kidnapping and killing an infant when they were 11. As detective Nancy Porter (Elizabeth Banks) pieces together what the girls really did seven years ago, flashbacks provide clues about their dark and complicated pasts. Diane Lane is chilling as Alice’s shifty mother, and though some of the “secret things” are Law & Order predictable, other revelations will haunt you for days. B