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Release Date: April 28th, 2017

DVD Release Date: August 15th, 2017

PG-13|1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary
Maximo gets the surprise of his life when his wealthy, 80-year-old wife dumps him for a younger car salesman. Forced out of his mansion, he must now move in with his estranged sister Sara and her nerdy but adorable son Hugo. Anxious to return to the lap of luxury, Maximo hatches a scheme to seduce a widowed billionaire and live the high life once again.

Cast: Eugenio Derbez, Salma Hayek, Rob Lowe, Kristen Bell, Raquel Welch, Rob Corddry, Rob Riggle, Raphael Alejandro

Director: Ken Marino

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: 3Pas Studios

Distributors: Pantelion Films

Keywords: Offbeat, Endearing, Sister, Pursuit, Inspiring, Love, Charming, Underdog, Fall

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  • Marino...is equally at home directing the broader physical comedy and sweeter bonding sequences between Maximo and Hugo, even as the overlong film's two distinct personalities never manage to coalesce into a self-contained whole. show more

  • Starting off as a strained farce before segueing into a sappy family film, How To Be A Latin Lover has its likeable, goofy moments, although it is consistently undercut by a main character who is very difficult to love. show more

  • Derbez brings warmth and intermittent goofy humor to this too-broad and uneven comedy. show more

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