Elektra Luxx
Elektra Luxx (2011)

Recently retired from the adult film industry, superstar Elektra Luxx (Carla Gugino) is pregnant with the child of late rock star Nick Chapel. She is trying to make ends meet by teaching a community college sex education class aimed at… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: March 11, 2011
DVD Release Date: June 21, 2011
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Critic Score: 26% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A bizarre sex comedy full of meandering subplots, some occasional wit, and, unfortunately, not a whole lot of funny jokes.

Stephen Holden
New York Times

Has some scattered witty notions, but it is not funny.

Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times

"Elektra Luxx" has a playful, breezy sexiness that gives the world of the film, porn biz and all, a refreshing innocence.

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Lindy West
The Stranger (Seattle, WA)

The sum total is a black hole of blinding pain.

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Kyle Smith
New York Post

A porn star's midlife crisis makes for a limp story in "Elektra Luxx."

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Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times

You sense that the characters, as much as we, are waiting for something to happen.

Kimber Myers
The Playlist

Elektra Luxx has its moments, but the overriding reaction is "Why?" Not only did its predecessor not merit a sequel by anyone's standards, but this is a forgettable film briefly buoyed by lines and energetic performances.

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Ronnie Scheib

Despite the fine thesping seen in this innocuous piece of fluff, the whole amounts to less than the sum of its parts.

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Wesley Morris
Boston Globe

"Elektra Luxx'' needs a star whose secret weapon is that she only looks and sounds as dumb as people think she is. It needs Melanie Griffith.

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Eric Melin

Writer/director Sebastian Gutierrez is all over the map with a bizarre multi-character drama that never really clicks.

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Flixster Audience Score: 18% Flixster User Reviews
Manu Gino
Trouble has a name. Mediocre movie. "Elektra Luxx" is not really a comedy, but a quirky semi-serious drama. There are three vaguely connected… More
Walter M.
When last we left our intrepid heroine... Famed porn star Elektra Luxx(Carla Gugino) was pregnant and retiring from the adult film industry. This leaves her… More
Lewis C.
Elektra Luxx is the slightly improved sequel to Women in Trouble. If you enjoyed that movie at all, then this one will also probably be worth your time. A lot… More
Christopher Haskell
"Elektra Luxx" is a mess of a film, never landing on comedy or drama, bordering the line between legitimate and pseudo-pornography, the only thing… More
Lorenzo von Matterhorn
<i>"From adult film star to functioning adult."</i> Life for porn actress Elektra Luxx gets turned upside down when she finds out… More
Remi Logan
Why are so many respected actors in this crappy movie?