...the camaraderie is realistic and heartening, the escape plan is exciting...
...one of the best cop thrillers since Training Day.
— Chicago Sun-Times
...lacks even the self-referential irony of the Charlie's Angels movies and its occasional stabs at levity are uncomfortably leaden.
— New York Post
— TV Guide
The fresh cast breathes some life into the proceedings, but the plot is formulaic.
—M.K. Terrell Christian Science Monitor
Technically clever but emotionally bankrupt...
— Chicago Tribune
...S.W.A.T. is such an abominable waste of time and resources that I barely know where to begin.