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15 Minutes Reviews

Time Out
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January 26, 2006
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine
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September 26, 2002
Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News
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August 9, 2002

Globe and Mail
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Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 19, 2002
Stanley Kauffmann
The New Republic
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March 28, 2001
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
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Full Review Source: Chicago Reader | Original Score: 3/4

March 23, 2001

Ebert & Roeper
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March 22, 2001
James Berardinelli
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It doesn't feel like a cookie-cutter cop thriller, and, on top of that, it's actually about something.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3/4

March 12, 2001
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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Herzfeld's a secondhand-meister, simply regenerating themes, styles and a story line that we've all seen -- and tired of -- somewhere before.

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 1/5

March 9, 2001
Stephen Hunter
Washington Post
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The movie is nothing if not ambitious. The movie is nothing if not overdone. The movie is also, well, pretty much ... nothing.

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 2/5

March 9, 2001
Mike Clark
USA Today
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A clumsy urban thriller.

Full Review Source: USA Today

March 9, 2001
John Zebrowski
Seattle Times
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Two horrifyingly bad hours that should stand as a reminder to keep Hollywood away from big issues or anything else it can put in its mouth and choke on.

March 9, 2001
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
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A shrewd thriller.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

March 9, 2001
Jan Stuart
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The filmmaker tries to eat his cake and have it as well, giving his audience ample servings of what we presumably want while slapping our wrists for it at the same time.

Full Review Source: Newsday

March 9, 2001
Elvis Mitchell
New York Times
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A picture that has a crowd-stopping impact.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

March 9, 2001
Jonathan Foreman
New York Post
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Overwrought and hypocritical.

March 9, 2001
Eric Harrison
Houston Chronicle
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Ultra-violent, blatantly manipulative and politically reactionary.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle

March 9, 2001
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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De Niro and rising star Edward Burns have just enough knowing, gritty give-and-take in 15 Minutes to make you hungry for more.

Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 2/4

March 9, 2001
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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A real movie, rough edges and all, and not another link from the sausage factory.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

March 9, 2001
Jay Carr
Boston Globe
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There's a dynamite movie to be made about the collision -- and collusion -- of celebrity culture, violence, and media complicity. But the hot-button 15 Minutes isn't it.

March 9, 2001
Stephanie Zacharek
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A tiresome screed that purports to teach us a lesson about violence and the media even as it serves up much more than the minimum daily requirement of stabbings, bloody gunshot wounds and relentless stomach punches.

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March 9, 2001
Peter Howell
Toronto Star
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Warhol's statement was just a one-liner, and a movie requires more than that to run two hours.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star

March 9, 2001
David Edelstein
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One of the most brazen pieces of blame-shifting in exploitation-picture history.

Full Review Source: Slate

March 8, 2001
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
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Less the blistering satire it imagines itself than a blustering, bloody, blundering melodrama.

March 8, 2001
Lawrence Terenzi
Mr. Showbiz
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Boasts a fine cast and makes enough cogent points that it rises above standard cop fare.

| Original Score: 70/100

March 8, 2001
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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Its savage indictment of the nexus involving media, crime and a voracious public is a cinematic statement difficult to ignore.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

March 8, 2001
Jane Sumner
Dallas Morning News
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[The premise is] rolled up in a formulaic young cop-old cop action flick like a sparkler in a rug.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News

March 8, 2001
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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A jumping off point for showy, contrived, borderline exploitation sequences that fail to tie together because they're not really there to do anything but sell themselves as money shot thrills.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: D

March 8, 2001
Ernest Hardy
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Can never transcend its own crass, exploitative and cynical nature.

March 8, 2001
Peter Travers
Rolling Stone
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Big, loud and lurid, but no less entertaining for that.

| Original Score: 3.5/5

March 8, 2001
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
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Herzfeld is smart enough to just let De Niro be De Niro.

March 8, 2001
Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald
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Relentlessly stupid and grating.

March 8, 2001
Mark Caro
Chicago Tribune
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It's to Herzfeld's credit that the movie's caustic observations hit the mark as often as they belabor the obvious.

| Original Score: 3/4

March 8, 2001
Eleanor Ringel Gillespie
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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Watching it is like spending time with a know-it-all teenager; the kid isn't neccessarily wrong, but he's definitely irritating.

Full Review Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Original Score: C-

March 8, 2001
Michael Atkinson
Village Voice
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The reality of 'unscripted' programming et al. trumps the critique from the gitgo.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

March 6, 2001
Todd McCarthy
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The film seems exaggerated strictly to pray upon latent public fears in a calculated, predatory way.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 2, 2001
Michael Rechtshaffen
Hollywood Reporter
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Isn't as clever or as timely as it clearly perceives itself.

March 2, 2001
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