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The One Reviews

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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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A joyless affair -- neck-snapping violence, endless blather trying to explain the 'science' behind what is happening and guns, guns and more guns.

November 1, 2001
Steven Snyder
Zertinet Movies

Full Review Source: Zertinet Movies | Original Score: 1/4

October 1, 2005
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Offers brainless high-tech action without interesting dialogue, characters, motivation or texture.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 1.5/4

November 2, 2001
James Berardinelli
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Bad action, worse drama, and excruciating science fiction.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 1.5/4

November 1, 2001
Ted Murphy

Instead of thrilling audiences, The One disappoints.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2.5/5

December 21, 2001
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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Coming so swiftly on the heels of Li's rousing Kiss of the Dragon, One is a disappointing step backward for the martial arts star into lackluster genre gimmickry.

October 23, 2001
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

For a while, it seemed Jet Li could be the next Mel Gibson, but instead, he's becoming the next Jean-Claude Van Damme.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press

November 1, 2001
Garth Franklin
Dark Horizons

Full Review Source: Dark Horizons | Original Score: 1.5/5

June 13, 2002
Eric D. Snider

Too serious about itself and its silly concept, and it offers nothing beyond the fight sequences we've seen before.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: C

November 16, 2001
Stephen Hunter
Washington Post
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A chaotic kung fu, sci-fi, rama-lama-dingdong on themes handled more originally by The Matrix.

| Original Score: 0.5/5

November 2, 2001
Peter Howell
Toronto Star
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It's the kind of movie ... where the hero is cheered not for the grace of his moves but for the number of rounds of ammo he can spray and the punches he can land.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star

November 2, 2001
Joe Lozito
Big Picture Big Sound

Full Review Source: Big Picture Big Sound | Original Score: 2/4

December 27, 2007
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

You should know you're in trouble when you steal ideas from Highlander.

Full Review | Original Score: 1/4

August 22, 2002
Jeanne Aufmuth
Palo Alto Weekly

Eighty minutes of dreck for seven snappy minutes of Jet Li going mano-a-mano with himself? I want more.

| Original Score: 1.5/4

October 31, 2001
Dan Lybarger
Lawrence Journal-World

Jet Li may be an original, but little in "The One" is.

Full Review Source: Lawrence Journal-World | Original Score: 1.5/4

October 31, 2001
Jeremy Heilman

Li kicks a good amount of ass in the film, but he's certainly no Oscar contender.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2/4

March 5, 2002
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

Bullets fly, lights flash, action occurs, time goes by, but nothing actually happens.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 4/10

March 31, 2009
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
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A dim-witted, dim-watted martial-arts actioner.

| Original Score: 1/4

November 1, 2001
Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press
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Fans of Li's Hong Kong films may just be embarrassed; how can you mount a defense for an actor this bad in two roles?

Full Review Source: Detroit Free Press

November 1, 2001
Stephen Holden
New York Times
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Even by the grunting and grimacing standards of comic-book action films, the performances in The One are undernourished.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 1.5/5

November 2, 2001
Joshua Tyler
August 12, 2002
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed
April 29, 2009
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
November 7, 2001
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
August 12, 2002
Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News
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August 9, 2002
Robert Koehler
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Boxoffice Magazine
November 11, 2001
James O'Ehley
Sci-Fi Movie Page
February 21, 2002
Kevin N. Laforest
Montreal Film Journal
September 10, 2002
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August 17, 2002
Barbara Ellen
Times [UK]

November 7, 2001
Cynthia Fuchs
Nitrate Online
November 9, 2001
November 11, 2001
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer
October 15, 2002

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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November 3, 2001
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Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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June 19, 2002

Ebert & Roeper
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November 22, 2002

Time Out
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January 26, 2006
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