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Based on 14 Reviews
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fan reviews ( )
  • 50
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    An occasionally charming, sometimes amateurish film . show more

  • 63
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    There are so many small, satisfying moments when the women are allowed to be real that it's a jolt each time they become superficial symbols. show more

  • 75
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    The movie is very small in scale, but the performances are appealing and Fernandez's screenplay casts an interesting light on the main characters' self-images as Latina women. show more

  • 25
    V.A. Musetto New York Post

    Comes off as nothing more than a TV soap opera, with overwrought acting, simplistic dialogue and a generic plot. show more

  • NA
    Wesley Morris San Francisco Examiner

    It is a traffic jam of broken hearts, fluxing racial identities and deplorable outfits that has everything but a salsa overhaul of "I Will Survive." show more

  • 60
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    Breezy and eminently watchable. show more

  • 60
    Chris Gore Film Threat

    Not for me, and in spite of that, I found it really funny, smart and sweet. I enjoyed it. show more

  • 10
    Michael Atkinson Mr. Showbiz

    A stiff, clumsy, amateurish mess, one of those ethnically righteous movies likely to be endured exclusively by its story's demographic. show more

  • 67
    Austin Chronicle

    With wonderful music, interesting characters, and lots of laughter, this picture feels much bigger than it really is. show more

  • 70
    Kevin Thomas Los Angeles Times

    Consistently entertaining and offers some sharp observations of the Latino experience. show more

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