This is the One Minute Review!

Father Thomas McKenzie reviews recent films in his funny, insightful, and always longer than a single minute “One Minute Reviews.” No spoilers here, and no babbling on and on. Just a quick, entertaining, and honest assessment from a guy who loves movies and knows what to look for. About to go to the movies or check out a newly released DVD? Let the One Minute Review save you some time and money.

May 10, 2015


Thomas McKenzie, the One Minute Review guy, is going on a social media hiatus. There won't be any new reviews until he returns.

You can read more about that here: http://www.thomasmckenzie.com/blog/rest


Apr 27, 2015

Ex Machina

Is Thomas sentient, or does the One Minute Review only make him appear sentient? Only one way to find out! Watch the One Minute Review of the new sci-fi thriller Ex Machina.

One Minute Review: Ex Machina from Thomas McKenzie on Vimeo.

Apr 15, 2015

Apr 14, 2015

Woman in Gold

Helen Mirren I love, Ryan Reynolds I don't. Movies with Nazis and gold are awesome (Raiders of the Lost Ark), movies with Nazis and art are not (Monuments Men). Which way will this one go?

One Minute Review: Woman in Gold from Thomas McKenzie on Vimeo.

Apr 12, 2015


This is the One Minute Review of Neill Blomkamp's Chappie. Rhymes with ... well, you'll see.

Feb 20, 2015

Best Short Films of The Year

The Oscars are upon us! Five short films are nominated for Best Short Film (Live Action), and another five are nominated for Best Short Film (animated). Thomas and his daughters have seen them all, and they give you this report.

one minute review: Oscar Nominated Shorts 2015 from Thomas McKenzie on Vimeo.

Feb 16, 2015

Oscar 2015: Best Picture Preview

This is the three-minute one-minute-review preview of all the films nominated for best picture this year. If you hear something you like, check out all the official reviews of all these films here at OneMinuteReview.com!

One Minute Review: Oscar 2015 from Thomas McKenzie on Vimeo.