• Miss Bala (2012)

Miss Bala

Release Date: January 20th, 2012

DVD Release Date: February 28th, 2012

R |1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary

A young woman dreams of becoming a beauty contest queen in Mexico.

Cast: Irene Azuela, Miguel Couturier, Noé Hernández, James Russo, Jose Yenque, Stephanie Sigman, Gabriel Heads, Juan Carlos Galván

Director: Gerardo Naranjo

Genres: Action , Drama

Production Co: Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, Fox International

Keywords: 2010s, Suspenseful

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Fast and dangerous, Miss Bala is a hair-raising actioner. show more

  • 88
    Josh LarsenLarsenOnFilm

    In Miss Bala, sexism doesn’t take sides, but is rather a harrowing, pervasive, dehumanizing force that even turns fashion into a weapon. show more

  • 75
    Stephanie ZacharekMovieline

    Naranjo keeps the action tense but understated; instead of allowing explosions and shootouts to pile up, he rations them in taut doses. show more

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