- Mexico / US
- Directed by: Catherine Hardwicke
- Cast: Gina Rodriguez, Cristina Rodlo, Ismael Cruz Córdova
Gloria (Rodriguez) is an LA-based make-up artist who crosses into Mexico to hang out with her friend Suzu (Rodlo), but then gets mixed up in a drug war. This remake of the acclaimed 2011 Spanish-language thriller turns it into brainless action fare, spoiling a serious subject by treating it in a lightweight way.
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Miss Bala25 Feb 2019
Lightweight remake of the acclaimed Mexican crime drama, starring Gina Rodriguez
The US box office failure of Catherine Hardwicke's remake of the acclaimed 2011 Spanish-language thriller perhaps reflects post-Sicario fatigue with lurid fictions about cross-border conflict. The portrayal of Mexico as a seething cauldron of…
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