New York Minute
New York Minute (2004)

Marking their first theatrical-release feature since 1995's It Takes Two, the Olsen twins bring their adventures back to the big screen with New York Minute. Billed as a sort of Ferris Bueller's Day Off for tweens, the plot involves… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: May 7, 2004
DVD Release Date: August 17, 2004
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Critic Score: 11% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Feels more like a calculated product designed to expand the Olsens' brand than an actual movie. Also, it contains ethnic stereotyping and sexual innuendo.

Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

... an awful film.

Ruthe Stein
San Francisco Chronicle

Falls somewhere between a home video and a full-blown movie.

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Dorothy Woodend
The Tyee (British Columbia)

But in the middle of all this straining for zaniness, there is an extended sequence that demonstrates just how bad, bad acting can be.

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Susan Walker
Toronto Star

To say that New York Minute is a vehicle for the Olsen sisters is perhaps a slight to four-wheeled conveyances of all kinds.

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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

Pure pablum and tiresome in the bargain.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Not great, but Olsen twin fans won't care.

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Ted Fry
Seattle Times

Even when it feels forced, the Olsen twins' appeal -- I freely admit -- remains a two-for-one bargain.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

The story is supposed to be about the twins' adventures in Manhattan. Mostly it's an excuse for the two to visit different neighborhoods and the script to drag in every stereotype the writers can think of.

Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A basic rip-off of "Ferris Bueller"...

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Flixster Audience Score: 47% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Inoffensive piece of tween fluff. I watched this while suffering from a bad back, and headache, and I always seem to rate this type of stuff better when I am… More
Luke Baldock
Pretty average slapstick young girl humour. Levy adds a bit of character to what is essentially a very flat film. Considering it was only made for the money it… More
KJ Proulx
Fun when I was a kid, but its very cliche now!
Jennifer Xu
this is a joke. it's their so-called "adult" film posing as a tween's fantasy.
Sanjaya 丘耀文
I didn't think that this movie could have pretty much fun... Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen can give me some fun too, not just they two having fun for… More
Leigh Ryan