MPAA Rating: R
Directed by: Adrian Grunberg
Written by: Mel Gibson, Adrian Grunberg
Starring: Mel Gibson, Kevin Hernandez, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Dolores Heredia
Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Review by: Matt Peters
A fair warning to those with phobias, the opening scene of this film features clowns. It’s not just a quick look at clowns, no. This is a prolonged chase featuring Mel Gibson wearing a full on clown mask. Some may take this as a sign that he’s got a sense of humor about his recent behavior. Others may view this as a clear sign that it’s all downhill from here.
As the title and cast list would lead you to believe, the film does in fact take place in Mexico. Gibson’s character, who is never specifically named, hops the border to escape US law enforcement after stealing from a crime lord. (more…)