• R, 1 hr. 31 min.
  • Drama, Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Nick Guthe
    In Theaters:
    Jul 14, 2006 Wide
    On DVD:
    Oct 24, 2006
  • First Independent Pictures

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Mini's First Time Reviews

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John Anderson
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A comedy that's a mix of Mean Girls, Mamet and Mephistopheles.

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

July 13, 2006
James C. Taylor
L.A. Weekly
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Mini is too tame for Skina-max and too inane to survive on the art-house circuit. It's a pretentious erotic thriller that gives honest trash a bad name.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

July 13, 2006
Luke Y. Thompson
Village Voice
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Mini is impossible to like, especially since she delivers some of the worst narration ever spoken, and her final lines are like a big middle finger to viewers foolish enough to enjoy the film.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

July 11, 2006
Nick Schager
Slant Magazine

A cheeky neo-noir that updates Double Indemnity for the high school set, Mini's First Time trades in black humor so dim you'd need a flashlight to find it.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 1.5/4

June 27, 2006
Harvey S. Karten

A dandy exercise in depravity, debauchery, and cynicism.

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: B+

June 26, 2006
John Anderson
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Part of Mini's charm... may be in its single-minded devotion to the utterly depraved and comically debauched.

Full Review Source: Variety

June 24, 2006
Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter
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Mini's First Time unfortunately degenerates into a sexed-up version of a Law & Order episode.

June 24, 2006
Ron Wilkinson
Monsters and Critics

Black teenage comedy in a cautionary tale about the dangers of kids growing up alone.

| Original Score: 8/10

June 6, 2006
Brent Simon
Shared Darkness
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July 14, 2011
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