• Released
  • February 1, 2013
  • (Limited)
  • NR , 1 hr 35 min
  • Drama
  • 1 Fan Rating
60

Variety

By Jonathan Holland
Though it slickly offers up drama, black comedy and enjoyable performances in due measure, the picture never develops much bite, though it does bare its fangs.
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40

Village Voice

Iglesia's slick and frisky direction stirs up some hearty stock-character performances, stoking and stretching out the tension, but it all still feels like black comedy by the numbers.
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38

Slant Magazine

By Nick Schager
Álex de la Iglesia's film hammers home the opinion that family is more important than celebrity or wealth.
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20

The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
A toothless examination of marketing and morality, Álex de la Iglesia’s As Luck Would Have It combines lecture, farce and soapy sentiment in a single misshapen package.
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32 out of 100
Generally unfavorable reviews
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