You Kill Me
You Kill Me (2007)

Frank Falenczyk loves his job. He just happens to be the hit-man for his Polish mob family in Buffalo, N.Y. But, Frank's got a drinking problem and when he messes up a critical assignment that puts the family business in peril, his… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: October 9, 2007
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Critic Score
78%
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59%


Critic Score: 78% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Featuring wonderful performances from Ben Kingsley and Tea Leoni, You Kill Me is a charming, funny take on the familiar inner-lives-of-hit-men premise.

Scott Bowles
USA Today

Surely there aren't many emotionally fragile mobster stories left in the Hollywood arsenal. But at least Kill is a pretty good shot with the laughs.

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Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times

An unpredictable, enjoyable mob comedy.

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Urban Cinefile

A sweet black comedy about a professional killer from Buffalo whose gangster uncle makes him join Alcoholics Anonymous in San Francisco, falls in love with a down to earth saleswoman and cleans up his act so he can be a neater killer.

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Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald

A lot more clever than it initially appears.

Peter Howell
Toronto Star

A strong performance by the reliable Kingsley, and a tartly sweet one from Leoni, keeps You Kill Me from turning into the bad joke the title implies.

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Marlow Stern
Manhattan Movie Magazine

Kingsley seems to be sleepwalking through the entire movie, in a faux-understated performance

Kerry Lengel
Arizona Republic

One of those self-consciously quirky indie films that will strike some as comic genius while leaving the rest of the audience scratching their head.

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Kelly Vance
East Bay Express

Where Dahl succeeds is in transforming two essentially tired characters into fully fleshed-out human beings who fall in love.

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Anthony Quinn
Independent

Domesticating the mobster within society has become almost a commonplace, thanks to The Sopranos, but Kingsley's tight-lipped gruffness gives a lift to the mordant ironies of the script.

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Flixster Audience Score: 59% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
You Kill Me is an underrated film that definitely is far better than what you might think. This film really exceeded my expectations and I didn't expect to… More
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Ben Kingsley, Dennis Farina, Luke Wilson Frank Falenczyk loves his job. He just happens to be the hit-man for his Polish mob family in Buffalo, N.Y. But,… More
Manu Gino
"Hi, my name is Frank I'm an alcoholic. I kill people for a living... This is anonymous, right? Boring mediocre movie! This film has been advertised… More
Eric S
An alcoholic hitman from a Polish mob family in Buffalo, N.Y. gets sent to San Francisco by his uncle to clean up his act when he messes up a critical… More
Melvin White
Frank Falenczyk: It isn't that I'm sorry I killed them; it's that I'm sorry I killed them badly.  "Love is always worth another… More
Lady D'arbanville
Ben Kingsley is the most likeable Hitman ever, this film has such a subtle humour to it, it?s strange to say, but it has a feel good factor about this film.… More

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