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New York Post

Overall, 'Miss Bala' is a misfire ? but its leading lady is No. 1 with a bullet. And that?s a beautiful sight to see.

Read review Rob Bailey-Millado
Rolling Stone

Without the unyielding forward charge of the original, however, the far-fetched story doesn?t really work. And the movie?s attempts to explain its characters doesn?t make them any deeper; quite the contrary, it renders them simplistic.

Read review Bilge Ebiri
The Hollywood Reporter

Gareth Dunnet Alcocer's script has a tidy, programmed feel that results in a feel-good version of a grim and sordid modern yarn.

Read review Todd McCarthy
The Wrap

What this new version forgets, to its detriment, is that Gloria?s strength doesn?t come from finally holding the gun; it comes from being a survivor.

Read review Yolanda Machado
Entertainment Weekly

It?s mostly left to Rodriguez to carry the absurdity on her shoulders, and the fact that she makes it so watchable is a real testament to her abilities. Next time, may the material rise at least halfway to meet her.

Read review Leah Greenblatt