Killing Gunther Reviews

July 23, 2019
Schwarzenegger's presence should have given for an infinitely more solid parody. [Full Review in Spanish]
November 2, 2018
There are few things more cinematically painful than watching a cast work really hard to make you laugh and fail with consistency. That's the experience that Killing Gunther offers, and it is a rough watch.
March 24, 2018
...a fairly interminable experience...
October 21, 2017
Arnold Schwarzenegger provides a jolt of energy to the final half-hour of this otherwise lackluster satire about bickering hitmen, as he sends up his image and action tropes in general with freewheeling bravado.
October 20, 2017
More than anything, Killing Gunther demonstrates that Christopher Guest has a lot to atone for with his pioneering of the mockumentary, which has become the lazy, go-to style for low-budget comedies.
October 20, 2017
[A]t least one can watch the movie to see evidence that everyone here is having a good time ... Where's our good time?
October 20, 2017
Although the production is sporadically amusing, it feels like a 20-minute short that was expanded to feature length to its considerable detriment.
October 19, 2017
Considering the talent involved in Killing Gunther, and the star name attached to raise its profile, you can't help but feel underwhelmed by it as both a comedy and a spectacle.
October 19, 2017
...until Gunther actually shows up, it's a case of rinse-lather-repeat, as each killer basically has one key trait that's played for laughs in the same way again and again.
October 17, 2017
Tragically unfunny despite the enthusiastic cast.
October 16, 2017
Arnold's stogie-chomping, pimp suit-wearing madcap performance is the best, and pretty much only reason to check this film out.
September 28, 2017
Killing Gunther is an astonishingly unfunny film considering the level of sheer comedic talent involved in it. Its lack of energy or character development keeps the film from ever finding its groove.