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PG-13| 1 hr. 43 min.

Plot Summary
A Mexican drug lord (Miguel Rodarte) assembles a special team of commandos (Jesús Ochoa, Joaquín Cosio) to liberate his younger brother (Juan Carlos Flores) from Iraqi forces.

Cast: Miguel Rodarte , Jesús Ochoa , Joaquín Cosio , Gerardo Taracena , Rodrigo Oviedo , Marius Biegai , Jaime Camil , Isela Vega

Director: Beto Gómez

Genres: Dark comedy, Action

Distributor: Lionsgate Films

Saving Private Perez (2011)

Release Date: September 2nd, 2011|1 hr. 43 min.

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  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    With its dark, wacky humor, some moments are reminiscent of last year's "Machete." show more

  • 30
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    This Mexican action flick from director-writer Beto Gómez has all the makings of a great comedy only no one told the filmmakers. show more

  • 70
    Ronnie Scheib Variety

    The horrific events in Mexico are proving fertile ground for black comedy, and though Saving Private Perez is certainly not the blackest, it may well be the funniest. show more

  • September 06, 2011 peoriaaz
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    This movie is in spanish and is subtitled so beware, yes I\'m a gringo. The movie isn\'t meant to be serious and was actually entertaining and made me laugh several times. I would put it in the same catergory as Machete without the gore or bad language.I give it a solid 2.5 stars.

  • September 05, 2011 kendelvalle
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    It is a halerious movie. It pokes fun at the Mexican narco culture in very subtle ways. For anyone aquanted with the subject this is a must see movie. You will laugh out loud.

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