...this brutal, convoluted crime drama offers little other than the Philadelphia setting to distinguish it from dozens of other Mafia movies.
—Maitland McDonagh TV Guide
There's probably not a single moment in Robert Moresco's mob drama 10th & Wolf that hasn't been seen on screen dozens of times before.
—Gary Goldstein Reel
...the characters never transcend the clichés embedded in the culture since The Godfather.
—Stephen Holden New York Times
...a stale crime saga...
—Nick Schager Slant Magazine
...a turgid, ketchup-spattered dud.
—Owen Gleiberman Entertainment Weekly
...a generic, direct-to-video-grade gangster movie that's getting a token theatrical run before it arrives at a Blockbuster near you next month.
—Lou Lumenick New York Post
It isn't exactly a waste of time, but anyone who's seen a mob movie or TV show in the past 30 years has pretty much seen 10th & Wolf.
—Noel Murray Onion AV Club
—Michael Atkinson Village Voice