For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
585 Ratings

Sólo con tu pareja

Directed by Alfonso Cuarón
Mexico, 1991


Tomás Tomás spends his nights juggling so many beautiful women that he can’t keep their names straight—until a spurned nurse gives him a taste of his own medicine.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
Sólo con tu pareja Directed by Alfonso Cuarón
It’s no ordinary debut feature: it was, and remains, a tectonic shift away from the canonized notions of onscreen masculinity, and a preamble to a critique Cuarón would expand a decade later with the international breakthrough Y tu mamá también (2001).
January 04, 2019
Read full article
For the film to succeed was not a difficult task: it was fresh, a contemporary film that appealed to Mexicans fed up with poor-quality films. Sólo con tu pareja is a screwball comedy soaked with Ernst Lubitsch influences.
February 02, 2009
Read full article
An energetic and slangy screwball comedy with almost unprecedented emphasis on the country’s yuppie middle class.
November 01, 2006
Read full article

Related films