Cantinflas hops from cliche to cliche with lazy thoughtlessness. show more
Cantinflas is a nostalgic, occasionally schlocky, look at the Mexican icon. While a substantial number of scenes are heavy-handed, the actor who plays Cantinflas— Óscar Jaenada — is a standout. show more
A historically interesting story is painted in broad, colorless strokes, alternating as it does between soap opera and slapstick. show more
Ignore the critics. This was enjoyable and a nice relief from the cookie-cutter crap foisted on us today. Very original.