One Direction: This Is Us in 3D New Extended Fan Cut Synopsis
Beginning Friday, Sept. 13, see an extended cut of the film with 20 minutes of extra footage, featuring an all-access look at the British pop sensation One Direction live in concert.
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Slant Magazine

Some of the film's most memorable moments involve Niall and Liam looking down on oceans of screaming devotees in the street, and...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Bill Stamets
The true strength of Spurlock’s documentary is how he showcases the behind-the-scenes, off-stage personalities of the One Direction boys.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
It's misleading to call this a documentary — fan fodder is more like it.
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Time Out London

What’s the opposite of warts-n-all? ‘No warts’ doesn’t even begin to describe Morgan Spurlock’s fly-on-the-wall film about One Direction....
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Time Out New York

It may be just an hour-and-a-half commercial for the new single, “Best Song Ever,” and a victory lap following a successful arena tour, but...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Justin Lowe
The filmmakers’ intent to depict them as “normal guys” mostly succeeds, primarily due to their not inconsiderable charm.
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By Anna Smith
1D in 3D: the closest thing to a Shine A Light for Directioners.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Chris Nashawaty
We're treated to what's essentially a slick, airbrushed promo reel of a bunch of genuinely sweet superstars who can't believe their dumb...
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By Andrew Barker
The film’s central fivesome prove charming pallbearers throughout the film, which alternates between inspired and insipid as it hits its...
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Village Voice

By Amy Nicholson
Even calling the film a documentary feels deluded.
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Go See

By margrlsmom
I went to this movie with my 15 year old daughter expecting the worst. For 2 years now she has been crazy for this boy band and I just didn't get it. After seeing them together, both on stage and...

Review from a mom...

By sbrown794
I have a 14 year old and an 11 year old daughter who are crazy for 1-D. They are definite "Fan Girls". I had the opportunity to take them to the 1-D concert in Denver and I have to openly admit, it...

One Direction 3D

By lesmith9524
My wife and I are 66 years old and took our ten year old granddaughter to see this movie. We were delighted beyond expectation. The movie was very entertaining, the 3D was excellent and we became 1...


By mmiranda121
greatest movie out there I would defiantly recommend this movie to everyone especially all the directioners out there!!!!!!!!!!...

One Direction This Is Us

By rykatsmom
A great movie for any Directioner! Behind the scenes takes you into the personal lives of the band and seeing their hometowns, families, etc. You'll laugh, cry and enjoy the talent of these young...

best movie about a band

By mnmoviemomma
the movie showed where they all grewup and how the way they became a band . about the ups and down of being famous. the true personailities of all the boys and how they are all like brothers. and...

1DMovie delivers!

By 8yearoldsmom
Took my daughter to this on first night out and it was great! Surpassed expectations and having gone to their concert, thought the movie portrayed that experience well. Good group of guys that are...

Great movie!

By tdudas
I took 9 10/11 year olds to see this yesterday. I truly wish there were more movies like this for the "Tweens".these boys are great role models ! Their parents should be proud. I thought the movie...

I was doughtful, at first.

By zappazon
Well I took my two 13 year old daughters to the movie. I was thinking, "another great, a boy band movie, with raging hormones and thousands of screaming tweens and teens girls. 'm really excited"...

Oh! My! Goodness!

By lovetodance303
This movie was amazing! I loved seeing Harry, Niall, Zayn, Louis, and Liam's crazy sides! It was so much fun to see different sides to the boys. It was like finding new things about your five best...

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Rated PG | For Mild Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 8+ Like 1D, concert docu is clean cut, with tiny bit of edge.
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