Trixie Mattel: Moving Parts Reviews

January 3, 2020
When Upczak sticks to her central story and character, Moving Parts is gripping and fascinating, but when it switches gears, the whole thing ends up more or less grinding to a halt.
December 10, 2019
This is an essential watch for everyone that loves docs that explore the creative process and, honestly, the struggle of being a person on Earth.
August 28, 2019
"Trixie Mattel: Moving Parts" filters the drag queen's occasionally twisted comedy through a lens of pure honesty and melancholy. It will satisfy existing Trixie Mattel fans while also serving as a solid introduction for any latecomers.
June 20, 2019
If [Trixie] is not an industry herself, then she is certainly a part of one. An industry, the mechanics of which are ever-grinding and unwieldy and oftentimes unforgiving as we see so well...
May 9, 2019
It's a fun and often frank character study, but as a film, it's all over the place and it long overstays the welcome of its 91-minute running time.
May 1, 2019
Like Penn and Teller showing the secrets to their tricks, Moving Parts doesn't strip away the magic. It makes you marvel at the mastery of the craft behind it.
April 29, 2019
Moving Parts is full of funny and heartfelt moments and succeeds in making one of Drag Race's pricklier-seeming queens more likeable, but it's most interesting as an unglamorous peek into the Drag Race Industrial Complex.
April 29, 2019
...will probably work best for viewers who are already fans of Drag Race or at least have a passing familiarity with the world.
April 26, 2019
It's almost too dour for its own good, but the ending of Trixie Mattel: Moving Parts ultimately makes the whole experience worthwhile.