Only Human (Seres queridos)
Only Human (Seres queridos) (2006)

Surgen locuras cuando una mujer (Marián Aguilera) invita a su novio palestino (Guillermo Toledo) a conocer a su familia judía.

Rated: R
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Release Date: June 16, 2006
DVD Release Date: October 17, 2006
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Critic Score: 72% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A cheerfully energetic screwball comedy, Only Human milks laughs from its culture-clash premise.

Desson Thomson
Washington Post

Writer-directors Dominic Harari and Teresa Pelegri have penned an amusing script and, as directors, inject a delicate human texture into the story's intermixing of capricious zaniness, frank sensuality and Mideast politics.

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Ruthe Stein
San Francisco Chronicle

A familiar situation of a beloved daughter bringing her intended home to meet the folks is pushed to sublimely silly extremes.

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Christopher Campbell

More than just a spotlight on wacky family members and screwball situations ... a simple statement about some absurd perspectives on the Israel-Palestine conflict.

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Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune

A smart and dark comedy from Spain, Only Human manages to say cogent things about the nature of intolerance and love while being fitfully hilarious.

Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer

A Spanish comedy that isn't quite as frenzied or farcical as its husband-and-wife writer-director team clearly intended it to be.

Kam Williams
Upstage Magazine

A rare, optimistic ray of hope about the prospects of Jewish-Muslim relations.

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Ted Fry
Seattle Times

There's a political and social clash at its core, but the laughter comes from a deeper, human place (see title).

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Geoff Pevere
Toronto Star

It lets frantic get so far ahead of funny, the latter gets lost in the dust.

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David Cornelius

The laughs more than make up for the familiarity.

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Flixster Audience Score: 76% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
A good portion of this movie was just wacky fun! It is chock full of unusual situations, and funny characters. But then it tends to go overboard on the… More
Leo L
This is a great movie. Absolutely hilarious! Fantastic story plot. Good cast. Definitely worthy.
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]In "Only Human", Leni(Marian Aguilera), a television personality, and Rafi(Guillermo Toledo), a university professor, are madly… More
Jesse Ortega
Definitely an entertaining comedy with solid writing and a great cast. But it's another movie that ends up peaking way too early. It's also another… More