• Released
  • September 2, 2011
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 45 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Art House/Foreign
Saving Private Pérez Synopsis
The most powerful man in Mexico (Miguel Rodarte) and his team of commandos invade Iraq to rescue his brother.
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70

Variety

By Ronnie Scheib
The horrific events in Mexico are proving fertile ground for black comedy, and though Saving Private Perez is certainly not the blackest,...
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63

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
With its dark, wacky humor, some moments are reminiscent of last year's "Machete."
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60

The New York Times

By Mike Hale
If you don't get the jokes, there isn't a whole lot else to get, and it's a safe assumption that non-Latino, non-Spanish-speaking viewers...
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30

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
This Mexican action flick from director-writer Beto Gómez has all the makings of a great comedy only no one told the filmmakers.
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SO FUNNY

By hecco
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worst movie ever

By moviefanNo1
I can't believe that anyone would like this movie!! I think people who like it are being paid off or something. I am Mexican and there is absolutely no humor on this movie. The movie was a waste...

Saving Private Pérez review

By wolfwolf
hilarious...

stupido!!!

By pumadj
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I liked

By liz856
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MUY MALA

By hcaice
Don't waste your time....

By tony015
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painful

By thejemellenator
Just don't see it. You'll thank me later....

Funny funny!!!

By turqueza
I'm glad I watched this movie & that I ignored that comment saying it's the worst movie. Going to the movies is my hobby BUT I only pay for good movies. I loved this movie because it's hilarious...

By cjology
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Rated PG-13 | For Brief Strong Language and Violence