Pulling Strings (2013)

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Rachel is an intelligent modern day woman constantly on the move. Primarily focused on her career as a diplomatic consul for the U.S. embassy, she's literally lived her life on the move, globetrotting from city to city. Currently working in Mexico City and set to leave for London, Rachel's world turns upside down on the eve of her own goodbye party when she gets drunk and passes out on the street. Saved by Alejandro, a handsome Mariachi singer and single father, Rachel wakes up in his apartment … More

Rating: PG (for language and brief smoking)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Gabriel Ripstein, Oscar Torres, Issa López, Georgina Garcia Riedel, Georgina Riedel
In Theaters:
On DVD: Feb 25, 2014
Box Office: $5.8M
Runtime:
Lionsgate Films - Official Site

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Critic Reviews for Pulling Strings

All Critics (12) | Top Critics (4)

The movie boasts an understated sweetness, largely fueled by Camil's movie-star charms. He's the kind of performer who doesn't have to work hard to win over an audience; he is instantly likable. In a movie like this, that's money in the bank.

Full Review… | October 7, 2013
Arizona Republic
Top Critic

This entertaining crossover vehicle for Mexican star Jaime Camil sets a familiar love story to a mariachi beat.

Full Review… | October 4, 2013
Variety
Top Critic

Serving mostly as a strong calling card for star Jaime Camil, the film has an appealingly loose, slightly ramshackle charm.

Full Review… | October 3, 2013
Los Angeles Times
Top Critic

This bilingual romantic comedy is overly long and has a paper-thin plot, but it's too sweet-natured to dislike.

Full Review… | October 3, 2013
Village Voice
Top Critic

Sweet subtitled romcom hinges on night of drinking.

Full Review… | June 17, 2014
Common Sense Media

Pulling Strings isn't particularly sharp as either a comedy or a romance.

Full Review… | October 17, 2013
Paste Magazine

Audience Reviews for Pulling Strings

This was a great story with wonderful and colorful characters. This will appeal to fans of rom-coms looking for a little variety to mix things up.

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Heather Metzger

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