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PG| 1 hr. 52 min.

Plot Summary
Rachel, a diplomatic consul, passes out on a street in Mexico City after a night of drinking. She is rescued by Alejandro, a single father whose visa she rejected the day before, and sparks fly between the two.

Cast: Tom Arnold , Jaime Camil , Stockard Channing , Omar Chaparro , Laura Ramsey , Roberto Sosa , Catherine Papile , Renata Ybarra

Director: Pedro Pablo Ibarra

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: Pantelion Films

Pulling Strings (2013)

Release Date: October 11th, 2013|1 hr. 52 min.

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  • A slight but sweet effort that serves as an excellent showcase for its Mexican star, Jaime Camil. The effortlessly charismatic performer delivers a winning performance in this romantic comedy that somehow manages to work despite its endless contrivances. show more

  • Appealing performances and a not always predictable storyline help elevate Pulling Strings above the run-of-the-mill rom-com. show more

  • Though it is funnier and out-charms “Tio Papi,” it lacks the whimsy, magical realism and kid-friendly sentiment of the sleeper hit, “Instructions Not Included.” show more

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  • October 08, 2013 lgjhere1
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    Like a shot of tequila from south of the border, this is a refreshing refrain from run of the mill comedies heaped upon us today. Good story, photography, cast and direction. Too bad it wasn\'t all in English...nice anyway.

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