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Father Thomas McKenzie has retired from the One Minute Review, but you can still watch all his reviews right here. No spoilers, 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 download a movie? Let the One Minute Review save you some time and money.

Mar 26, 2013

Mar 25, 2013

Side Effects


Soderbergh! This film was made by Steven Soderbergh! He's awesome! Awesome enough to overcome that Made-for-TV looking trailer? Find out.


One Minute Review: Side Effects from Thomas McKenzie on Vimeo.

Stoker

This is the One Minute Review of Stoker. Shot in Nashville, this is Chan Wook Park's first English language film. It looks odd and eerie. Is it worth sitting through?


One Minute Review: Stoker from Thomas McKenzie on Vimeo.

Mar 11, 2013

Oz, The Great and Powerful

It's March.  Studios are only releasing crappy movies (witness: Die Hard 5).  If you go to the theater, you have your choice of a) Oscar Winners or b) garbage.  Having seen all the Oscar winners, I've been a sad man.  But then: OZ!  Disney starts 2013 off with a huge, amazing, wondrous official prequel to The Wizard of Oz.  It has James Franco and three terrific leading ladies (OK, two terrific leading ladies and one girl named Mila something).  I took the kids on opening day, and this is what I found:


One Minute Review: OZ The Great and Powerful from Thomas McKenzie on Vimeo.