La mujer de mi hermano
La mujer de mi hermano (2006)

A woman bored with marriage discovers the pleasure and pain of infidelity in this stylish drama from Mexico. Zoe (Bárbara Mori) is a beautiful woman who has been married to Ignacio (Christian Meier) for nearly a decade. While Zoe still… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: April 14, 2006
DVD Release Date: July 25, 2006
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: No better than an R-rated "telenovela," with the requisite love triangle involving uncommonly attractive players and banal plotlines.

Jeff Shannon
Seattle Times

Here's a 'steamy' soap opera that's never very steamy, and if you set your expectations low, this movie is only too happy to meet them.

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John Monaghan
Detroit Free Press

Debut director Ricardo de Montreuil only cares about filming pretty people in the most hackneyed positions imaginable.

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Marc Mohan

With one-dimensional characters stuck in a plot that gives them nothing noteworthy to do, only the most superficial aspects remain to be admired: the attractive cast, their attractive clothes and the attractive houses in which they live.

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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

It's a gorgeously mounted soap, with enough third-act surprises to justify its reputation (it was a huge hit in Latin America).

Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

A stylish soap opera that casts cultural dramas as melodrama.

Eric D. Snider

Stars actors from all over South America and was shot in Chile by a Peruvian director, yet what it most closely resembles is a Mexican soap opera.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

Soapy, sappy, silly and sluggish, La Mujer de Mi Hermano (My Brother's Wife) is one of those issue movies that wants to cram every hot topic it can think of into a melodramatic situation.

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Justine Elias
Boston Globe

Brisk, shallow, highly condensed version of a telenovela.

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Pete Croatto

if a movie ever needed a gratuitous shot of a breast or a bare a** it's La Mujer de Mi Hermano

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Flixster Audience Score: 59% Flixster User Reviews
Lorenzo von Matterhorn
Mexican films are making waves. With the success of Mexican directors like Alfonso Cuaron and Guillermo Del Toro, Mexico is slowly making its way to Hollywood… More
Leo L
An interesting movie.