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Miss Bala

Directed by Catherine Hardwicke
United States, 2019
Action, Drama, Thriller

Synopsis

A beauty contest winner is forced to work for a crime boss after she witnesses a murder. A remake of the 2011 film, Miss Bala.

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Miss Bala Directed by Catherine Hardwicke

Critics reviews

An American director, Catherine Hardwicke (Thirteen, Twilight) and a consortium of producers, including Kevin Misher and, to his discredit, the producer of the original Miss Bala, Pablo Cruz, have manufactured a violent, insipid prototype for turning a harrowing yet sensitive foreign film into a stock melodrama.
February 01, 2019
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This remake is the sort of claptrap that used to be called a B-movie, or a straight-to-video release, yet its half-seriousness falls just short of nonsense.
February 01, 2019
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This being a Catherine Hardwicke film, there’s a clumsy staccato to nearly every sequence, a jumble of close-ups and medium close-ups that sees no one ever speaking off camera.
January 31, 2019
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