You're Killing Me Susana (Me estás matando Susana)
You're Killing Me Susana (Me estás matando Susana) (2017)

Eligio (Gael Garcia Bernal), a fun-loving, charismatic actor wakes up one morning to realize that his wife Susana (Veronica Echegui) has left him without a word or warning. He looks for her everywhere trying to understand why. His certainty… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 17, 2017
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Critic Score: 72% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Matthew Lickona
San Diego Reader

It might have helped if director Roberto Sneider had let his female lead be something more than the pretty thing doing the figurative killing mentioned in the title.

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Walter V. Addiego
San Francisco Chronicle

Eventually it feels like the movie is spinning its wheels.

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Kathy Fennessy
The Stranger (Seattle, WA)

I'm so glad Gael García Bernal is in this world even if You're Killing Me Susana doesn't add up the way it should.

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Randy Cordova
Arizona Republic

Both characters are wildly flawed, and you can feel your sympathies shift during their knock-down, drag-out fights.

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Nick Schager

A romantic drama that goes heavy on the cacophonous commotion and light on the romance or drama.

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Betty Jo Tucker
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

This unusual romantic comedy offers some entertaining moments while keeping us guessing if Eligio and Susana will ever get back together again.

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Leah Pickett
Chicago Reader

[An] engaging film, exploring the link between honesty and intimacy.

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Sheri Linden
Hollywood Reporter

Sneider's underpowered feature looks at romance and machismo through a cross-cultural lens, its comments sometimes insightful, but most of the time frustratingly muted.

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Anita Katz
San Francisco Examiner

All said, the film shapes up as a mildly entertaining missed opportunity, notable for its performances, especially Bernal's.

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