How to Be a Latin Lover Reviews

October 30, 2019
How To Be A Latin Lover is absolutely hilarious, standing firmly on its comedy legs but with a story and film as a whole elevated by the warmth and charm of Eugenio Derbez.
December 20, 2018
By no means will this become a cult comedy classic, but it's an amusing diversion that's much better than it should be.
May 4, 2017
How to Be a Latin Lover can be seedy, but it's a lot sweeter than you might expect.
May 4, 2017
How to Be a Latin Lover is rude, randy (particularly among the older women), and heartwarmingly cute. As one of the gigolos says, "Once you lower your expectations, the sky's the limit.
May 1, 2017
OK, so it will never be mistaken for vintage Pedro Almodovar or Bigas Luna, but the feel-good satire How to Be a Latin Lover nevertheless gives you less cause to be a hater than you might have expected.
April 28, 2017
Derbez brings warmth and intermittent goofy humor to this too-broad and uneven comedy. The best moments are between him and co-stars Salma Hayek and young Raphael Alejandro, who both have an easy chemistry with Derbez.
April 28, 2017
Surprisingly deft in mixing Mr. Derbez's broad but accomplished style with more ostensibly hip-absurdist Anglo modes of humor.
April 28, 2017
Its humor is broad, but most of the jokes work for the intended audience - with a few even breaking through to more resistant viewers.
April 28, 2017
The gags and plot points (and chord structures and melodies) are sometimes discernible from afar. But when the film's expected flourishes land, they are played with highly skilled hands, ones which endow the moments with life and breath.
April 28, 2017
Comedy about aging gigolo has racy bits, stereotyping.
April 28, 2017
An uneven but amusing farce that serves as another hand-tooled vehicle for 'Instructions Not Included' star Eugenio Derbez.
April 27, 2017
"How to Be a Latin Lover" is a lot like the title character: Soft and flabby around the middle, but not without its own whimsical charms.