One Cut of the Dead (Kamera o tomeru na!) Reviews

December 25, 2019
Ueda... manages to reinvigorate two of the most tired tropes cluttering our media landscape: art as meta commentary on art, and explosive diarrhea.
September 13, 2019
You have to want to invest in his characters in order for One Cut of the Dead to really take off.
September 12, 2019
A master class in endless narrative inventiveness and an ode to the resourceful and collaborative spirit of hands-on filmmaking, "One Cut of the Dead" amounts to an explosively hilarious rarity.
January 4, 2019
A genuinely clever and loving tribute to cinema at its most homemade.
January 4, 2019
It's a movie that rescues the tired zombie trope - without insisting on metaphor or satire.
October 18, 2018
[It's] a refreshingly earnest film, with memorable characters and an unexpectedly sweet subplot that sees a father reconnecting with his teenage daughter over their shared love of horror movies.
August 6, 2018
Drunk on its own DIY energy and deeply in love with everything it's doing, One Cut of the Dead is a euphoric ode to the chaos (and compromises) of genre filmmaking.
May 5, 2018
Opens with an unbroken 37-minute shot of monster mayhem before hitting the reset button and turning into a funny satire of low-budget genre filmmaking - and eventually becoming a charming family comedy-drama.
March 21, 2018
The perfect antidote to zombie fever.