Rudo y Cursi Synopsis
Two stepbrothers (Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna) become rivals in professional soccer.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The intimate movie hums with a back-in-the-hood vibe that gets the two stars playing contentedly, and delightfully, for the love of local...
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Mr. Cuarón directs with a hand that's as sure as it is deft. The music is terrific, though I can't say the same for the fusty subtitles,...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
That the fantasy comes crashing back to earth seems all but inevitable. That Rudo y Cursi doesn't crash in the process - that's muy bien.
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Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Fierce, profane and hilarious comedy.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Luna and García Bernal display the kind of chemistry that makes you overlook the clichés in the script by first-time director Carlos...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Rudo y Cursi (which roughly translates to tough and corny) is more raucous and slight than the contemplative "Y Tu Mama," but it is an...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
This is not a deep movie, but it's a broad one. It reunites three talents who had an enormous hit with "Y Tu Mama Tambien": actors Gael...
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Rudo y Cursi is a grave and calculated affront to the men of Mexico, and that's the source of its roistering charm.
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The Hollywood Reporter

Rudo y Cursi scores from every angle -- comic, personal and cross-cultural.
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Luna and Bernal have amiability, but not enough to earn a recommendation for this clichéd movie.
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Rudo y Cursi

By moviehead119
The movie was quite funny - lots of laugh out loud humor. The film tells an interesting story about two poor brothers who play soccer well. Because they come from an impoverished Mexico they are...

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By cardona85
Ultimately this is a movie about brotherhood, about the trials and hardships that a brotherhood goes through to find its was back to a shared love. I think the movie can speak at several levels. One...

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By manolapd
Excellent movie. Lots of fun!...

"Y TU MAMA TAMBIEN" Revisited,

"Y TU MAMA TAMBIEN" Revisited, Everyone should see this movie... just don't expect the kinky stuff but a lot of good music and fun stuff. (By the way, Although you'll see English subtitles you...


By longinvs1
Tgmovie how does it feel to have such a small brain? Why I ask you this I don't know since your obviously incapable of more than a monosyllabic vocabulary and thus your response will most likely be....

You will have fun watching this one!

By Rodri
I watched this movie in México and I wasn't expecting much from it. The movie was better than I thought and would recommend it to people who are fluent in Spanish. I don't think English Speaking only...

Rudo y Cursi

By movieanalyst
I understand this movie is not subtitled in English. Why is that? Are we not in America. The reviews look good....

Love it!!

By elizrmz
I just saw the movie yesterday and it was great! I really love it!...

must go and see it!!!!!!!!

By eldher
Love it!!...

Very Enjoyable

By ayala20
Gael and Diego were great. When this two come together they do amazing stuff on that screen. the movie itself was very good. the story made scene and had a litte twist at the end. it really captured...

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Rated R | For language, sexual content and brief drug use