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'Mr. Right': EW review

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Cook Allender

Mr. Right

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
95 minutes
Wide Release Date:
04/08/16
performer:
Anna Kendrick, Sam Rockwell, Tim Roth
director:
Paco Cabezas
genre:
Action, Comedy, Romance

We gave it a B-

She’s a kooky train wreck reeling from a bad breakup. He’s a reformed assassin who bumps off the people who try to hire him. Together, Anna Kendrick and Sam Rockwell are the quirky pair at the heart of this screwball rom-com–slash–hitman movie. The ludicrous action-flick plot slows to a crawl whenever Kendrick and Rockwell aren’t on screen (although RZA has a fun cameo as a kindhearted gunman), but the unlikely duo make this candy-colored carnival of blood and romance hard to resist. B–

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