Days of Grace (2015) - Rotten Tomatoes

Days of Grace (2015)




Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Days of Grace Videos

Days of Grace Photos

Movie Info

Corruption, kidnapping, and vigilante justice fuel this explosive debut by Mexican filmmaker Everardo Gout. Set in Mexico City during three consecutive World Cup tournaments, three lives impacted by abduction intersect. Lupe, an idealistic cop, is tasked to investigate a crime ring and finds that justice has no value when a human life has a price. When Susana's businessman-husband Arturo is taken, she must go outside the law to fight for his release. And Iguana is conflicted as he dreams of becoming a boxer even as he is drawn into a lifestyle that finds him guarding kidnap Victim X and facing down a criminal mastermind. (C) Cinema Libre

Watch it now


Kristyan Ferrer
as Iguana/Doroteo
Carlos Bardem
as Victima X
Mario Zaragoza
as Melquiades
Dolores Heredia
as Susana Lozano
Jose Sefami
as Commandant Jose
Eilen Yañez
as Maxedonia
Show More Cast

News & Interviews for Days of Grace

Critic Reviews for Days of Grace

All Critics (19) | Top Critics (4)

Gout undermines his own spiky, ambitious narrative with all the visual interference, as dazzling as it often is.

May 14, 2015 | Full Review…
Los Angeles Times
Top Critic

"Days of Grace" is a potent and vigorous film. It may not illuminate the depths or explore the causes of Mexico's crisis, but it mines that crisis for memorable images and dramatic scenes.

April 30, 2015 | Full Review…
New York Times
Top Critic

Most of this frantic moviemaking is more disorienting than riveting.

April 28, 2015 | Full Review…
Village Voice
Top Critic

The dizzying narrative pings hither and thither, with first-time director Gout confidently deploying different screen ratios and film stocks to remind the audience where they are in the timeline.

July 23, 2013 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
Time Out
Top Critic

It does have enough action to be entertaining and it will give a lot more to the viewer who can work out the style intricacies.

May 24, 2015 | Rating: 6/10 | Full Review…
Mark Leeper's Reviews

The best Mexican splatterfest since Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia!

April 27, 2015 | Rating: 4/4 | Full Review…
Baret News

Audience Reviews for Days of Grace


There are some amazing long takes here, yes, and the brutality depicted is really appropriate; however, it seems more than evident that Gout is only aiming for style, putting together three stories using absurd twists that render the whole meaningless.

Carlos Magalhães
Carlos Magalhães

Super Reviewer

Days of Grace Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss Days of Grace on our Movie forum!

News & Features