Mr. Right (2016)

Mr. Right (2016)

Mr. Right (2016)

Anna Kendrick leads this action comedy playing a girl who falls for the best guy ever (Sam Rockwell). There's only two teeny tiny problems: he's a hitman and he's on the run from the syndicate who employed him. Co-stars Tim Roth and RZA. Written by Max Landis (ChronicleAmerican Ultra).

2016Rating: R16, Violence and offensive language95 minsUSA
ActionComedyRomance

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Mr. Right (2016) / Reviews

Variety

Variety

A risky retro back-step for an up-and-coming young screenwriter with such hip credits as “Chronicle” and “American Ultra” to his name.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

The film’s likeable leads almost carry off a dark premise: that the love that strengthens this couple also makes them dangerous.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

Has a screwball effervescence, thanks to its leads, and even Fred Astaire flavor.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Grosse Pointe Blank meets Dexter. Liman meets Tarantino. Derivative idea meets sloppy execution.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

A crowd-pleaser despite its missteps and occasionally because of them...

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

The ludicrous action-flick plot slows to a crawl whenever Kendrick and Rockwell aren’t on screen.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Landis and Cabezas never figure out how to pitch the ironic pulpiness of Mr. Right as anything other than a glib, pointless joke.

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